Convert Cubic Yards (yd³) to US Dry Gallons (dry gal) | yd³ in dry gal

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This quick and easy calculator will convert Cubic Yards (yd³) to US Dry Gallons (dry gal) and show formula, brief history on the units and quick maths for the conversion.

Quick Reference for Converting Cubic Yards to US Dry Gallons

Formula
dry gal = yd³ x 173.57
Quick Rough Maths
To get the US Dry Gallons, multiply the number of Cubic Yards by 173.6
Cubic Yards (yd³) in 1 US Dry Gallon
There are 0.01 Cubic Yards in 1 US Dry Gallon
US Dry Gallons (dry gal) in 1 Cubic Yard
There are 173.57 US Dry Gallons 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.

US Dry Gallon
/drʌɪˈɡalən/
Symbol: dry gal
Unit System: US Customary

What is the US Dry Gallon?

The US dry gallon is a unit of volume in the US customary unit system with the symbol dry gal.

The dry gallon is equal to 268.8025‬ in³ or 4.404 L.

The US dry gallon is not used anywhere any more - the unit below is the dry pint and the unit above is the bushel.

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