Convert Cubic Yards (yd³) to Register Tons (GRT) | yd³ in GRT

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# Let's convert Cubic Yards (yd³) to Register Tons (GRT)

This quick and easy calculator will convert Cubic Yards (yd³) to Register Tons (GRT) and show formula, brief history on the units and quick maths for the conversion.

## Quick Reference for Converting Cubic Yards to Register Tons

Formula
GRT = yd³ / 3.7
Quick Rough Maths
To get the Register Tons, divide the number of Cubic Yards by 3.7
Cubic Yards (yd³) in 1 Register Ton
There are 3.7 Cubic Yards in 1 Register Ton
Register Tons (GRT) in 1 Cubic Yard
There are 0.27 Register Tons in 1 Cubic Yard

## Unit Information

Cubic Yard
/ˈkjuːbɪk jɑːd/
Symbol: yd³
Unit System: Imperial

### What is the Cubic Yard?

The cubic yard is a unit of volume derived from the imperial system of units. It uses the symbol yd³.

It equals the volume of a cube with edges that each measure 1 yard. It is equivalent to 27 ft³, 46656 in³ or ≈ 0.764554 m³.

The yard (and derivatives like the cubic yard for example) are the same in both the imperial systems and US customary systems so require less conversion systems to calculate / convert to SI or metric.

Register Ton
/ˈrɛdʒɪstə tʌn/
Symbol: GRT
Unit System: Shipping

### What is the Register Ton?

The register ton is a unit of volume in the shipping world and uses the symbol GRT.

1 register ton is equal to 100 ft³ or 2.832 m³.

The register ton is used in shipping to measure the amount of cargo on a vessel. The phrase is often mistaken for a unit of mass or weight because of the term 'ton' but should not be confused.

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