Kilograms to Ounces Conversion

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How to Convert Kilograms to Ounces

Scales are used to measure weight

To convert a kilogram measurement to an ounce measurement, multiply the weight by the conversion ratio. One kilogram is equal to 35.273962 ounces, so use this simple formula to convert:

ounces = kilograms × 35.273962

The weight in ounces is equal to the kilograms multiplied by 35.273962.

For example, here's how to convert 5 kilograms to ounces using the formula above.
5 kg = (5 × 35.273962) = 176.36981 oz

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

Kilograms

The definition of the kilogram changed in 2019. Previously, one kilogram was equal to the mass of the platinum-iridium bar, known as the International Prototype of the Kilogram, which was stored in Sèvres, France.

The 2019 SI brochure now defines the kilogram using the Planck constant, and it is defined using the meter and second.[1] It is roughly equal to the mass of 1,000 cubic centimeters of water.

The kilogram, or kilogramme, is the SI base unit for weight, and is also a multiple of the gram. In the metric system, "kilo" is the prefix for 103. Kilograms can be abbreviated as kg, for example 1 kilogram can be written as 1 kg.

Ounces

One ounce is a unit of mass/weight equal to 1/16 of a pound. The common ounce should not be confused with the troy ounce, which is equal to 1/12 of a troy pound.[2]

The ounce is a US customary and imperial unit of weight. Ounces can be abbreviated as oz, for example 1 ounce can be written as 1 oz.

Kilogram to Ounce Conversion Table

Kilogram measurements converted to ounces
Kilograms Ounces
1 kg 35.27 oz
2 kg 70.55 oz
3 kg 105.82 oz
4 kg 141.1 oz
5 kg 176.37 oz
6 kg 211.64 oz
7 kg 246.92 oz
8 kg 282.19 oz
9 kg 317.47 oz
10 kg 352.74 oz
11 kg 388.01 oz
12 kg 423.29 oz
13 kg 458.56 oz
14 kg 493.84 oz
15 kg 529.11 oz
16 kg 564.38 oz
17 kg 599.66 oz
18 kg 634.93 oz
19 kg 670.21 oz
20 kg 705.48 oz
21 kg 740.75 oz
22 kg 776.03 oz
23 kg 811.3 oz
24 kg 846.58 oz
25 kg 881.85 oz
26 kg 917.12 oz
27 kg 952.4 oz
28 kg 987.67 oz
29 kg 1,023 oz
30 kg 1,058 oz
31 kg 1,093 oz
32 kg 1,129 oz
33 kg 1,164 oz
34 kg 1,199 oz
35 kg 1,235 oz
36 kg 1,270 oz
37 kg 1,305 oz
38 kg 1,340 oz
39 kg 1,376 oz
40 kg 1,411 oz

References

  1. International Bureau of Weights and Measures, The International System of Units, 9th Edition, 2019, https://www.bipm.org/utils/common/pdf/si-brochure/SI-Brochure-9.pdf
  2. James Bucki, Troy Ounce vs. Ounce, The Spruce, https://www.thesprucecrafts.com/troy-ounce-vs-ounce-4588158