Fuel Load units

Use the following table to convert among various units. To convert from the units in a column to the units in a row, divide by the conversion factor. To convert from the units in a row to the units in a column, multiply by the conversion factor. Four significant figures are shown. Only half the table is provided to avoid round-off errors.

 

 

g/m2

Mg/ha

t/ac

kg/m2

lbs/ft2

g/m2

1

 

 

 

 

Mg/ha

100

1

 

 

 

t/ac

224.2

2.242

1

 

 

kg/m2

1000

10

4.461

1

 

lbs/ft2

4882

48.82

21.78

4.882

1

Examples: multiply 0.5 lbs/ft2 by 21.78 to get 10.9 t/ac; divide 5 t/ac by 4.461 to get 1.12 kg/m2.

 

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