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# Convert Gallon to Litre

Written by Rahul Lath

Updated on: 24 May 2023

### Convert Gallon to Litre

Conversion of gallon to litre: Gallons and litres are used to measure the volume. A volume of 3.78541 litres makes a gallon. This article will help you to convert gallon to litre.

Gallons

gal

Litres

l

## What is Gallon?

A gallon is a unit of measurement that is used to measure liquids and it’s equal to 4.55 liters. It’s denoted by ‘gal.’

Common Usage:

• Used for measuring water in a tank.
• Used for measuring milk in a big can.
• Used for measuring oil in a big vessel.

## What is Litre?

Litre is the unit of volume in the metric system and it is equal to 1000 cubic centimetres. It’s denoted as ‘l.’

Common Usage:

• Used to measure the quantity of water in a glass.
• used to measure the capacity of a water bottle.
• Used to measure the capacity of milk in a vessel.

## How to convert Gallon to Litre?

To convert gallon to litre, multiply the given value in gallon by 3.78541 to get the value in litres. As
1 Gallon = 3.78541 Litres

The formula to convert gallon to litre is given below:
X gal = X × 3.78541 l

## Examples of the conversion of Gallon to Litre

Problem 1: Convert 40 gallons to litres.
Solution 1:

Step 1: The given value is 40 gallons.
Step 2: To convert gallons to litres, substitute the given values at the required places in the conversion table.
X gal = X × 3.78541 l
Hence,
40 gal = 40 × 3.78541 l
= 151.416 l
Therefore, 40 gallons is 151.416 litres.

Problem 2: Convert 6 gallons to litres.
Solution 2:

Step 1: The given value is 6 gallons.
Step 2: To convert gallons to litres, substitute the given values at the required places in the conversion table.
X gal = X × 3.78541 l
Hence,
6 gal = 6 × 3.78541 l
= 22.7125
Therefore, 6 gallons is 22.7125 litres.

Problem 3: Convert 20 gallons to litres.
Solution 3:

Step 1: The given value is 20 gallons.
Step 2: To convert gallons to litres, substitute the given values at the required places in the conversion table.
X gal = X × 3.78541 l
Hence,
20 gal = 20 × 3.78541 l
= 75.7082 l
Therefore, 20 gallons is 75.7082 litres.

Problem 4: Convert 15 gallons to litres.
Solution 4:

Step 1: The given value is 15 gallons.
Step 2: To convert gallons to litres, substitute the given values at the required places in the conversion table.
X gal = X × 3.78541 l
Hence,
15 gal = 15× 3.78541 l
= 56.7812 l
Therefore, 15 gallons is 56.7812litres.

Problem 5: Convert 36 gallons to litres.
Solution 5:

Step 1: The given value is 36 gallons.
Step 2: To convert gallons to litres, substitute the given values at the required places in the conversion table.
X gal = X × 3.78541 l
Hence,
36 gal =36 × 3.78541 l
= 136.275 l
Therefore, 36 gallons is 136.275 litres.

## FAQs on the Conversion of Gallon to Litre

Are 4 litres the same as 1 gallon?
Yes, 1 gallon is approximately 4 litres.

What is 1 gallon equal to in Litres?
1 Gallon = 3.78541 Litres

Are 3 litres the same as 1 gallon?
Yes, 1 gallon is 3.78541 litres.

What is a gallon?
A gallon is a unit of measurement that is used to measure liquids and it’s equal to 4.55 litres. It’s denoted by ‘gal.’

How to convert gallons to litres?
To convert gallon to litre, multiply the given value in gallon by 3.78541 to get the value in litres. As
1 Gallon = 3.78541 Litres
The formula to convert gallon to litre is given below:
X gal = X × 3.78541 l

Convert 5 gallons to litre.
To convert gallon to litre, multiply the given value in gallon by 3.78541 to get the value in litres. As
1 gallon = 3.78541 litres
5 gallons = 18.9271 litres

Convert 50 imperial gallons to litres.
To convert gallon to litre, multiply the given value in gallon by 3.78541 to get the value in litres. As
1 imperial gallon = 4.54609 litres
50 gallons = 227.304 litres

## Related conversion

References
The SI Base Units

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Rahul Lath

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Arpit Rankwar

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