Convert Ounces of Butter to Pounds

Enter the butter in ounces below to get the value converted to pounds.

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How to Convert Ounces to Pounds

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To convert an ounce measurement to a pound measurement, divide the butter by the conversion ratio. One pound is equal to 16 ounces, so use this simple formula to convert:

pounds = ounces ÷ 16

The butter in pounds is equal to the ounces divided by 16.

For example, here's how to convert 5 ounces to pounds using the formula above.
5 oz = (5 ÷ 16) = 0.3125 lb

Ounces and pounds are both units used to measure butter. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

Ounces

In the US butter is sold in 16 ounce packages, which contain 1 pound of butter.

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

Pounds

Butter in the US is most commonly sold by the pound, which contains 4 sticks, or 16 ounces.

The pound is a US customary and imperial unit of butter. Pounds can be abbreviated as lb, for example 1 pound can be written as 1 lb.

Ounce to Pound Conversion Table

Ounce measurements converted to pounds
Ounces Pounds
1 oz 0.0625 lb
2 oz 0.125 lb
3 oz 0.1875 lb
4 oz 0.25 lb
5 oz 0.3125 lb
6 oz 0.375 lb
7 oz 0.4375 lb
8 oz 0.5 lb
9 oz 0.5625 lb
10 oz 0.625 lb
11 oz 0.6875 lb
12 oz 0.75 lb
13 oz 0.8125 lb
14 oz 0.875 lb
15 oz 0.9375 lb
16 oz 1 lb
17 oz 1.0625 lb
18 oz 1.125 lb
19 oz 1.1875 lb
20 oz 1.25 lb
21 oz 1.3125 lb
22 oz 1.375 lb
23 oz 1.4375 lb
24 oz 1.5 lb
25 oz 1.5625 lb
26 oz 1.625 lb
27 oz 1.6875 lb
28 oz 1.75 lb
29 oz 1.8125 lb
30 oz 1.875 lb
31 oz 1.9375 lb
32 oz 2 lb
33 oz 2.0625 lb
34 oz 2.125 lb
35 oz 2.1875 lb
36 oz 2.25 lb
37 oz 2.3125 lb
38 oz 2.375 lb
39 oz 2.4375 lb
40 oz 2.5 lb