Convert Litres (L) to Imperial Fluid Ounces (fl oz) | L in fl oz

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# Let's convert Litres (L) to Imperial Fluid Ounces (fl oz)

This quick and easy calculator will convert Litres (L) to Imperial Fluid Ounces (fl oz) and show formula, brief history on the units and quick maths for the conversion.

## Quick Reference for Converting Litres to Imperial Fluid Ounces

Formula
fl oz = L x 35.2
Quick Rough Maths
To get the Imperial Fluid Ounces, multiply the number of Litres by 35.2
Litres (L) in 1 Ounce
There are 0.03 Litres in 1 Ounce
Imperial Fluid Ounces (fl oz) in 1 Litre
There are 35.2 Imperial Fluid Ounces in 1 Litre

## Unit Information

Litre
/ˈliːtə/
Symbol: L
Unit System: Non-SI Metric

### What is the Litre?

The litre (or liter; US spelling) is a unit of volume and is a non-SI metric unit with the symbol L).

1 litre is equal to the volume in a cube with edges all measuring 10cm. There are 0.22 imperial gallons in a litre. Conversely, 1 imperial gallon is equal to 4.5461 gallons.

1 litre of water weights exactly 1 kilogram.

After the metric system was introduced in France in 1791, it took a couple of years for the entire country to implement it in everyday use. After much backlash, it was decided that the cubic metre was too big for everyday use. By 1795 it was announced that the former 'cadil' (0.001 cubic metres) had been given a new name; 'litre'.

Ounce
/ˈfluːɪd aʊns/
Symbol: fl oz
Unit System: Imperial

### What is the Ounce?

The imperial fluid ounce is a unit of volume from the imperial unit system and uses the symbol fl oz.

1 imperial fluid ounce is equal to 28.41306 ml. It is also equivalent to 0.9607599 US fl oz.

The imperial gallon was defined in Britain by Parliament in 1824 and established as ten pounds of water at a normal temperature. This was split into 4 quarts, each quart into 2 pints, each pint into 4 gills and each gill into 5 ounces.

Therefore; 1 imperial fluid ounce is equal to 1/20 imperial pint, 1/40 imperial quart and 1/160 imperial gallon.

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