Convert Litres (L) to Teaspoons (Tsp) | L in Tsp

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# Let's convert Litres (L) to Teaspoons (Tsp)

This quick and easy calculator will convert Litres (L) to Teaspoons (Tsp) and show formula, brief history on the units and quick maths for the conversion.

## Quick Reference for Converting Litres to Teaspoons

Formula
Tsp = L x 202.88
Quick Rough Maths
To get the Teaspoons, multiply the number of Litres by 202.9
Litres (L) in 1 Teaspoon
There are 0 Litres in 1 Teaspoon
Teaspoons (Tsp) in 1 Litre
There are 202.88 Teaspoons 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'.

Teaspoon
/ˈtiːspuːn/
Symbol: Tsp
Unit System: US Customary

### What is the Teaspoon?

The teaspoon is a unit of volume in the US customary system and uses the symbol Tsp.

In the kitchen, the teaspoon is the smaller of the commonly used spoons served at the table and represents 1/6 US fluid ounce, 1/48 US cup or, expressed in SI / metric format; 4.92892159375 ml.

A teaspoon is generally considered a cooking measure but is also used in the administration of medicine when in solution form; 5 ml or multiples thereof is the standard amount of liquid medicine across the world.

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