Tablespoons of Sugar Conversion

The tablespoon is a unit used to measure sugar. Use one of the conversion calculators below to convert to another unit of measure, or read on to learn more about tablespoons.

Tablespoon Conversion Calculators

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Tablespoon Definition and Usage

A tablespoon of sugar is equal to 3 teaspoons or 1/16 of a cup. A tablespoon is a measure of sugar volume.

The tablespoon is a US customary unit of sugar. Tablespoons can be abbreviated as tbsp, and are also sometimes abbreviated as T, Tbls, or Tb. For example, 1 tablespoon can be written as 1 tbsp, 1 T, 1 Tbls, or 1 Tb.

Tablespoons Measurement Conversion Table

Tablespoons and the equivalent granulated sugar volume and weight values
tablespoons teaspoons cups quarts grams kilograms ounces pounds
1 tbsp 3 tsp 0.0625 c 0.015625 qt 12.5 g 0.0125 kg 0.440925 oz 0.027558 lb
2 tbsp 6 tsp 0.125 c 0.03125 qt 25 g 0.025 kg 0.881849 oz 0.055116 lb
3 tbsp 9 tsp 0.1875 c 0.046875 qt 37.5 g 0.0375 kg 1.322774 oz 0.082673 lb
4 tbsp 12 tsp 0.25 c 0.0625 qt 50 g 0.05 kg 1.763698 oz 0.110231 lb
5 tbsp 15 tsp 0.3125 c 0.078125 qt 62.5 g 0.0625 kg 2.204623 oz 0.137789 lb
6 tbsp 18 tsp 0.375 c 0.09375 qt 75 g 0.075 kg 2.645547 oz 0.165347 lb
7 tbsp 21 tsp 0.4375 c 0.109375 qt 87.5 g 0.0875 kg 3.086472 oz 0.192904 lb
8 tbsp 24 tsp 0.5 c 0.125 qt 100 g 0.1 kg 3.527396 oz 0.220462 lb
9 tbsp 27 tsp 0.5625 c 0.140625 qt 112.5 g 0.1125 kg 3.968321 oz 0.24802 lb
10 tbsp 30 tsp 0.625 c 0.15625 qt 125 g 0.125 kg 4.409245 oz 0.275578 lb
11 tbsp 33 tsp 0.6875 c 0.171875 qt 137.5 g 0.1375 kg 4.85017 oz 0.303136 lb
12 tbsp 36 tsp 0.75 c 0.1875 qt 150 g 0.15 kg 5.291094 oz 0.330693 lb
13 tbsp 39 tsp 0.8125 c 0.203125 qt 162.5 g 0.1625 kg 5.732019 oz 0.358251 lb
14 tbsp 42 tsp 0.875 c 0.21875 qt 175 g 0.175 kg 6.172943 oz 0.385809 lb
15 tbsp 45 tsp 0.9375 c 0.234375 qt 187.5 g 0.1875 kg 6.613868 oz 0.413367 lb
16 tbsp 48 tsp 1 c 0.25 qt 200 g 0.2 kg 7.054792 oz 0.440925 lb
17 tbsp 51 tsp 1.0625 c 0.265625 qt 212.5 g 0.2125 kg 7.495717 oz 0.468482 lb
18 tbsp 54 tsp 1.125 c 0.28125 qt 225 g 0.225 kg 7.936641 oz 0.49604 lb
19 tbsp 57 tsp 1.1875 c 0.296875 qt 237.5 g 0.2375 kg 8.377566 oz 0.523598 lb
20 tbsp 60 tsp 1.25 c 0.3125 qt 250 g 0.25 kg 8.81849 oz 0.551156 lb