Convert Pounds to Metric Tons (Tonnes)

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

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1 lb = 0.000454 T

How to Convert Pounds to Metric Tons Using an Easy Conversion Formula

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Convert pounds to metric tons with this simple formula:

metric tons = pounds × 0.000454

Converting a pound weight measurement to a metric ton measurement involves multiplying your weight by the conversion ratio to find the result. A pound is equal to 0.000454 metric tons, so to convert simply multiply by 0.000454.

For example:
5 lb = (5 × 0.000454) = 0.002268 T

Pounds and metric tons (tonnes) are both units used to measure weight. Learn more about weight and find more weight measurement conversion calculators. A pound is an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as lb, for example 1 lb. A metric ton is a metric measurement and can be abbreviated as T, for example 1 T. Learn more about the metric system, including the common unit prefixes and how to convert between metric units.

pounds and metric tons are units used to measure weight
Convert Metric Tons to Pounds

Pound Measurements and Equivalent Metric Ton Conversions

Common pound values converted to the equivalent metric ton value
Pounds Metric Tons
1 lb 0.000454 T
2 lb 0.000907 T
3 lb 0.001361 T
4 lb 0.001814 T
5 lb 0.002268 T
6 lb 0.002722 T
7 lb 0.003175 T
8 lb 0.003629 T
9 lb 0.004082 T
10 lb 0.004536 T
11 lb 0.00499 T
12 lb 0.005443 T
13 lb 0.005897 T
14 lb 0.00635 T
15 lb 0.006804 T
16 lb 0.007257 T
17 lb 0.007711 T
18 lb 0.008165 T
19 lb 0.008618 T
20 lb 0.009072 T
21 lb 0.009525 T
22 lb 0.009979 T
23 lb 0.010433 T
24 lb 0.010886 T
25 lb 0.01134 T
26 lb 0.011793 T
27 lb 0.012247 T
28 lb 0.012701 T
29 lb 0.013154 T
30 lb 0.013608 T
31 lb 0.014061 T
32 lb 0.014515 T
33 lb 0.014969 T
34 lb 0.015422 T
35 lb 0.015876 T
36 lb 0.016329 T
37 lb 0.016783 T
38 lb 0.017237 T
39 lb 0.01769 T
40 lb 0.018144 T

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