Ounces to Tons Converter

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How to Convert Ounces to Tons

To convert a measurement in ounces to a measurement in tons, divide the weight by the following conversion ratio: 32,000 ounces/ton.

Since one ton is equal to 32,000 ounces, you can use this simple formula to convert:

tons = ounces ÷ 32,000

The weight in tons is equal to the weight in ounces divided by 32,000.

For example, here's how to convert 50,000 ounces to tons using the formula above.
tons = (50,000 oz ÷ 32,000) = 1.5625 t

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

What Is an Ounce?

One ounce is a unit of mass/weight equal to 1/16 of a pound or 28.349523 grams. The common ounce should not be confused with the troy ounce, which is equal to 1/12 of a troy pound.[1]

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.

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What Is a Ton?

One ton, also known as a short ton or a US ton, is equal to 2,000 pounds and is mostly used in the US as a unit of weight.[2] One ton is equal to 907.18474 kilograms.

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.

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.

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Ounce to Ton Conversion Table

Table showing various ounce measurements converted to tons.
Ounces Tons
1 oz 0.00003125 t
2 oz 0.0000625 t
3 oz 0.00009375 t
4 oz 0.000125 t
5 oz 0.000156 t
6 oz 0.000188 t
7 oz 0.000219 t
8 oz 0.00025 t
9 oz 0.000281 t
10 oz 0.000313 t
100 oz 0.003125 t
1,000 oz 0.03125 t
10,000 oz 0.3125 t
100,000 oz 3.125 t

References

  1. James Bucki, Troy Ounce vs. Ounce, The Spruce, https://www.thesprucecrafts.com/troy-ounce-vs-ounce-4588158
  2. 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

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