# Convert Tablespoons of Butter to Ounces

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

## Result in Ounces:

1 tbsp = 0.5 oz

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## How to Convert Tablespoons to Ounces

To convert a measurement in tablespoons to a measurement in ounces, divide the butter by the following conversion ratio: 2 tablespoons/ounce.

Since one ounce of butter is equal to 2 tablespoons, you can use this simple formula to convert:

ounces = tablespoons ÷ 2

The butter in ounces is equal to the butter in tablespoons divided by 2.

For example, here's how to convert 5 tablespoons to ounces using the formula above.
ounces = (5 tbsp ÷ 2) = 2.5 oz

### How Many Ounces Are in a Tablespoon of Butter?

There are 0.5 ounces in a tablespoon of butter, which is why we use this value in the formula above.

1 tbsp = 0.5 oz

## What Is a Tablespoon?

One tablespoon of butter is equal to 1/8 of a stick or 1/2 ounce.

The tablespoon is a US customary unit of volume. Tablespoons can be abbreviated as tbsp, and are also sometimes abbreviated as T, Tbls, or Tb. For example, 1 tablespoon can be written as 1 tbsp, 1 T, 1 Tbls, or 1 Tb.

## What Is an Ounce?

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 weight. Ounces can be abbreviated as oz; for example, 1 ounce can be written as 1 oz.

## Tablespoon to Ounce Conversion Table

Table showing various tablespoon measurements converted to ounces.
Tablespoons Ounces
1 tbsp 0.5 oz
2 tbsp 1 oz
3 tbsp 1.5 oz
4 tbsp 2 oz
5 tbsp 2.5 oz
6 tbsp 3 oz
7 tbsp 3.5 oz
8 tbsp 4 oz
9 tbsp 4.5 oz
10 tbsp 5 oz
11 tbsp 5.5 oz
12 tbsp 6 oz
13 tbsp 6.5 oz
14 tbsp 7 oz
15 tbsp 7.5 oz
16 tbsp 8 oz
17 tbsp 8.5 oz
18 tbsp 9 oz
19 tbsp 9.5 oz
20 tbsp 10 oz
21 tbsp 10.5 oz
22 tbsp 11 oz
23 tbsp 11.5 oz
24 tbsp 12 oz
25 tbsp 12.5 oz
26 tbsp 13 oz
27 tbsp 13.5 oz
28 tbsp 14 oz
29 tbsp 14.5 oz
30 tbsp 15 oz
31 tbsp 15.5 oz
32 tbsp 16 oz
33 tbsp 16.5 oz
34 tbsp 17 oz
35 tbsp 17.5 oz
36 tbsp 18 oz
37 tbsp 18.5 oz
38 tbsp 19 oz
39 tbsp 19.5 oz
40 tbsp 20 oz