# Cubic Yards to Gallons Conversion

Enter the volume in cubic yards below to get the value converted to gallons.

**Results in Gallons:**

## How to Convert Cubic Yards to Gallons

To convert a cubic yard measurement to a gallon measurement, multiply the volume by the conversion ratio. One cubic yard is equal to 201.974029 gallons, so use this simple formula to convert:

The volume in gallons is equal to the cubic yards multiplied by 201.974029.

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

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

## Cubic Yards

The cubic yard is a unit of volume that is equal to the space consumed by a cube with each edge measuring one yard.

The cubic yard is a US customary and imperial unit of volume. A cubic yard is sometimes also referred to as a cubic yd. Cubic yards can be abbreviated as *yd³*, and are also sometimes abbreviated as *cu yard*, *cu yd*, or *CY*. For example, 1 cubic yard can be written as 1 yd³, 1 cu yard, 1 cu yd, or 1 CY.

You might also be interested in our cubic yards calculator.

## Gallons

The US liquid gallon is a unit of fluid volume equal to four quarts, eight pints, or sixteen cups.^{[1]} The US liquid gallon should not be confused with the US dry gallon or the imperial gallon, which are different units of measure.

The gallon is a US customary unit of volume. Gallons can be abbreviated as *gal*; for example, 1 gallon can be written as 1 gal.

## Cubic Yard to Gallon Conversion Table

Cubic Yards | Gallons |
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1 yd³ | 201.97 gal |

2 yd³ | 403.95 gal |

3 yd³ | 605.92 gal |

4 yd³ | 807.9 gal |

5 yd³ | 1,010 gal |

6 yd³ | 1,212 gal |

7 yd³ | 1,414 gal |

8 yd³ | 1,616 gal |

9 yd³ | 1,818 gal |

10 yd³ | 2,020 gal |

11 yd³ | 2,222 gal |

12 yd³ | 2,424 gal |

13 yd³ | 2,626 gal |

14 yd³ | 2,828 gal |

15 yd³ | 3,030 gal |

16 yd³ | 3,232 gal |

17 yd³ | 3,434 gal |

18 yd³ | 3,636 gal |

19 yd³ | 3,838 gal |

20 yd³ | 4,039 gal |

21 yd³ | 4,241 gal |

22 yd³ | 4,443 gal |

23 yd³ | 4,645 gal |

24 yd³ | 4,847 gal |

25 yd³ | 5,049 gal |

26 yd³ | 5,251 gal |

27 yd³ | 5,453 gal |

28 yd³ | 5,655 gal |

29 yd³ | 5,857 gal |

30 yd³ | 6,059 gal |

31 yd³ | 6,261 gal |

32 yd³ | 6,463 gal |

33 yd³ | 6,665 gal |

34 yd³ | 6,867 gal |

35 yd³ | 7,069 gal |

36 yd³ | 7,271 gal |

37 yd³ | 7,473 gal |

38 yd³ | 7,675 gal |

39 yd³ | 7,877 gal |

40 yd³ | 8,079 gal |

## 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