Convert Ounces of Flour to Kilograms

Enter the amount of flour in ounces below to get the value converted to kilograms.

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1 oz = 0.02835 kg

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How to Convert Ounces of Flour to Kilograms

To convert a measurement in ounces to a measurement in kilograms, multiply the flour by the following conversion ratio: 0.02835 kilograms/ounce.

Since one ounce of flour is equal to 0.02835 kilograms, you can use this simple formula to convert:

kilograms = ounces × 0.02835

The flour in kilograms is equal to the flour in ounces multiplied by 0.02835.

For example, here's how to convert 5 ounces to kilograms using the formula above.
kilograms = (5 oz × 0.02835) = 0.141748 kg

Should You Measure Flour by Weight or Volume?

Most experts agree that dry ingredients like flour should be measured by weight rather than volume, especially in baking. The reason for this is that flours vary slightly in density, so a volume measurement will likely yield an incorrect amount of ingredients. Additionally, the amount that the flour is packed or compressed in the cup or tablespoon will alter the amount of ingredients being added.

For these reasons, a food scale, rather than measuring cups or spoons, is the preferred way to measure flour when cooking. For recipes that call for measurements in volume, professional bakers use a whisk to aerate flour that's been stored in a bag or canister before measuring since flour will settle when stored and weigh heavier even in the same-sized measuring cup.

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

What Is an Ounce?

An ounce of flour is 1/16 of a pound, and there are 28.3495 grams in one ounce. An ounce is a measure of flour weight.

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.

Learn more about ounces.

What Is a Kilogram?

One kilogram of flour is equal to 1,000 grams, and there are 2.20462 pounds in one kilogram. A kilogram is a measure of flour weight.

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 thousands, or 103. Kilograms can be abbreviated as kg; for example, 1 kilogram can be written as 1 kg.

Learn more about kilograms.

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