# Cubic Inches to Liters Converter

Enter the volume in cubic inches below to get the value converted to liters.

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## How to Convert Cubic Inches to Liters

To convert a measurement in cubic inches to a measurement in liters, multiply the volume by the following conversion ratio: 0.016387 liters/cubic inch.

Since one cubic inch is equal to 0.016387 liters, you can use this simple formula to convert:

The volume in liters is equal to the volume in cubic inches multiplied by 0.016387.

**For example,**here's how to convert 5 cubic inches to liters using the formula above.

Cubic inches and liters are both units used to measure volume. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

## What is a Cubic Inch?

A cubic inch is a unit of volume equal to the space consumed by a cube with sides that are one inch in all directions.
One cubic inch is equivalent to about 16.387 cubic centimeters or 0.554 fluid ounces.^{[1]}

The cubic inch is a US customary and imperial unit of volume. A cubic inch is sometimes also referred to as a cubic in. Cubic inches can be abbreviated as *in³*, and are also sometimes abbreviated as *cu inch*, *cu in*, or *CI*. For example, 1 cubic inch can be written as 1 in³, 1 cu inch, 1 cu in, or 1 CI.

Learn more about cubic inches.

## What is a Liter?

A liter is a unit of volume equal to 1,000 cubic centimeters or 0.264172 US gallons.^{[2]} The liter is a special name defined for the cubic decimeter and is exactly equal to the volume of one cubic decimeter (1 decimeter is 1/10 of a meter, or 10 centimeters).

The liter is an SI accepted unit for volume for use with the metric system. A liter is sometimes also referred to as a litre. Liters can be abbreviated as *L*, and are also sometimes abbreviated as *l* or *ℓ*. For example, 1 liter can be written as 1 L, 1 l, or 1 ℓ.

Learn more about liters.

## Cubic Inch to Liter Conversion Table

Cubic Inches | Liters |
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1 in³ | 0.016387 L |

2 in³ | 0.032774 L |

3 in³ | 0.049161 L |

4 in³ | 0.065548 L |

5 in³ | 0.081935 L |

6 in³ | 0.098322 L |

7 in³ | 0.114709 L |

8 in³ | 0.131097 L |

9 in³ | 0.147484 L |

10 in³ | 0.163871 L |

11 in³ | 0.180258 L |

12 in³ | 0.196645 L |

13 in³ | 0.213032 L |

14 in³ | 0.229419 L |

15 in³ | 0.245806 L |

16 in³ | 0.262193 L |

17 in³ | 0.27858 L |

18 in³ | 0.294967 L |

19 in³ | 0.311354 L |

20 in³ | 0.327741 L |

21 in³ | 0.344128 L |

22 in³ | 0.360515 L |

23 in³ | 0.376902 L |

24 in³ | 0.39329 L |

25 in³ | 0.409677 L |

26 in³ | 0.426064 L |

27 in³ | 0.442451 L |

28 in³ | 0.458838 L |

29 in³ | 0.475225 L |

30 in³ | 0.491612 L |

31 in³ | 0.507999 L |

32 in³ | 0.524386 L |

33 in³ | 0.540773 L |

34 in³ | 0.55716 L |

35 in³ | 0.573547 L |

36 in³ | 0.589934 L |

37 in³ | 0.606321 L |

38 in³ | 0.622708 L |

39 in³ | 0.639095 L |

40 in³ | 0.655483 L |

## References

- National Institute of Standards and Technology, Specifications, Tolerances, and Other Technical Requirements for Weighing and Measuring Devices, Handbook 44 - 2019 Edition, https://nvlpubs.nist.gov/nistpubs/hb/2019/NIST.HB.44-2019.pdf
- National Institute of Standards and Technology, Units outside the SI, https://physics.nist.gov/cuu/Units/outside.html

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