# Convert Grams to Tons

Enter the weight in grams below to get the value converted to tons.

**Results in Tons:**

## How to Convert Grams to Tons

To convert a gram measurement to a ton measurement, multiply the weight by the conversion ratio. One gram is equal to 1.1023E-6 tons, so use this simple formula to convert:

The weight in tons is equal to the grams multiplied by 1.1023E-6.

**For example,**here's how to convert 5 grams to tons using the formula above.

Grams and tons are both units used to measure weight. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

## Grams

A gram is the mass/weight equal to 1/1,000 of a kilogram, and is roughly equal to the mass of one cubic centimeter of water.

The gram, or gramme, is an SI unit of weight in the metric system. Grams can be abbreviated as *g*, for example 1 gram can be written as 1 g.

## Tons

One short ton, sometimes called a US ton, is equal to 2,000 pounds and is mostly used in the US as a unit of mass/weight.^{[1]} The short ton should not be confused with the long ton, which is used mostly in the United Kingdom, or the metric ton which is used in most other countries.

The ton is a US customary unit of weight. A ton is sometimes also referred to as a short ton. Tons can be abbreviated as *t*, for example 1 ton can be written as 1 t.

## Gram to Ton Conversion Table

Grams | Tons |
---|---|

1 g | 0.0000011023 t |

2 g | 0.0000022046 t |

3 g | 0.0000033069 t |

4 g | 0.0000044092 t |

5 g | 0.0000055116 t |

6 g | 0.0000066139 t |

7 g | 0.0000077162 t |

8 g | 0.0000088185 t |

9 g | 0.0000099208 t |

10 g | 0.000011023 t |

100 g | 0.00011 t |

1,000 g | 0.001102 t |

10,000 g | 0.011023 t |

100,000 g | 0.110231 t |

1,000,000 g | 1.1023 t |

## References

- United States Department of Agriculture, Weights, Measures, and Conversion Factors for Agricultural Commodities and Their Products, https://www.ers.usda.gov/webdocs/publications/41880/33132_ah697_002.pdf