Convert Pounds to Kilograms

Enter your pound value in the form below to get the value calculated in kilograms.

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1 lb = 0.453592 kg

How to Convert Pounds to Kilograms

Scales are used to measure weight

Convert pounds to kilograms with this simple formula:

kilograms = pounds × 0.453592

Converting a pound weight measurement to a kilogram measurement involves multiplying the weight by the conversion ratio to find the result. One pound is equal to 0.453592 kilograms, so to convert simply multiply by 0.453592.

For example, here's how to convert 5 pounds to kilograms using the formula above.
5 lb = (5 × 0.453592) = 2.267962 kg

Pounds and kilograms are both units used to measure weight. Learn more about weight and find more weight measurement conversion calculators. Pounds are an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as lb, for example 1 lb. Kilograms are a metric measurement and can be abbreviated as kg, for example 1 kg. Learn more about the metric system, including the common unit prefixes and how to convert between metric units.

pounds and kilograms are units used to measure weight
Convert Kilograms to Pounds

Pound Measurements and Equivalent Kilogram Conversions

Common pound values converted to the equivalent kilogram value
Pounds Kilograms
1 lb 0.453592 kg
2 lb 0.907185 kg
3 lb 1.3608 kg
4 lb 1.8144 kg
5 lb 2.268 kg
6 lb 2.7216 kg
7 lb 3.1751 kg
8 lb 3.6287 kg
9 lb 4.0823 kg
10 lb 4.5359 kg
11 lb 4.9895 kg
12 lb 5.4431 kg
13 lb 5.8967 kg
14 lb 6.3503 kg
15 lb 6.8039 kg
16 lb 7.2575 kg
17 lb 7.7111 kg
18 lb 8.1647 kg
19 lb 8.6183 kg
20 lb 9.0718 kg
21 lb 9.5254 kg
22 lb 9.979 kg
23 lb 10.43 kg
24 lb 10.89 kg
25 lb 11.34 kg
26 lb 11.79 kg
27 lb 12.25 kg
28 lb 12.7 kg
29 lb 13.15 kg
30 lb 13.61 kg
31 lb 14.06 kg
32 lb 14.51 kg
33 lb 14.97 kg
34 lb 15.42 kg
35 lb 15.88 kg
36 lb 16.33 kg
37 lb 16.78 kg
38 lb 17.24 kg
39 lb 17.69 kg
40 lb 18.14 kg

More Pound Weight Conversions

Convert to Tons
1 lb is equal to 0.0005 tons
Convert to Ounces
1 lb is equal to 16 ounces
Convert to Metric Tons
1 lb is equal to 0.000454 metric tons
Convert to Grams
1 lb is equal to 453.59237 grams
Convert to Milligrams
1 lb is equal to 453,592.4 milligrams
Convert to Carats
1 lb is equal to 2,267.96 carats