Pound to Metric tonne calculator (lb to t)

Convert pounds to metric tonnes (lb to t) by typing the amount of pounds in the input field below and then clicking in the "Convert" button. If you want to convert from metric tonnes to pounds, you can use our metric tonne to pound converter.


Formula used to convert lb to t:

F(x) = x / 2204.6226218488

For example, if you want to convert 1 lb to t, just replace x by 1 [lb]:

1 lb = 1 / 2204.6226218488 = 0.000453592369999995 t


  1. Divide the amount of pounds by 2204.6226218488.
  2. The result will be expressed in metric tonnes.

Pound to Metric tonne Conversion Table

The following table will show the most common conversions for Pounds (lb) to Metric Tonnes (t):

Pounds (lb) Metric Tonnes (t)
0.0001 lb 0.000000045359236999999506 t
0.001 lb 0.000000453592369999995 t
0.01 lb 0.00000453592369999995 t
0.02 lb 0.0000090718473999999 t
0.03 lb 0.00001360777109999985 t
0.04 lb 0.0000181436947999998 t
0.05 lb 0.000022679618499999752 t
0.06 lb 0.0000272155421999997 t
0.07 lb 0.00003175146589999965 t
0.08 lb 0.0000362873895999996 t
0.09 lb 0.00004082331329999955 t
0.1 lb 0.000045359236999999504 t
0.2 lb 0.00009071847399999901 t
0.3 lb 0.0001360777109999985 t
0.4 lb 0.00018143694799999802 t
0.5 lb 0.0002267961849999975 t
0.6 lb 0.000272155421999997 t
0.7 lb 0.00031751465899999647 t
0.8 lb 0.00036287389599999603 t
0.9 lb 0.00040823313299999554 t
1 lb 0.000453592369999995 t
1.1 lb 0.0004989516069999945 t
1.2 lb 0.000544310843999994 t
1.25 lb 0.0005669904624999938 t
1.5 lb 0.0006803885549999926 t
1.75 lb 0.0007937866474999913 t
2 lb 0.00090718473999999 t
3 lb 0.0013607771099999851 t
4 lb 0.00181436947999998 t
5 lb 0.002267961849999975 t
6 lb 0.0027215542199999702 t
7 lb 0.0031751465899999653 t
8 lb 0.00362873895999996 t
9 lb 0.004082331329999955 t
10 lb 0.00453592369999995 t
20 lb 0.0090718473999999 t
30 lb 0.01360777109999985 t
40 lb 0.0181436947999998 t
50 lb 0.022679618499999752 t
60 lb 0.0272155421999997 t
70 lb 0.03175146589999965 t
80 lb 0.0362873895999996 t
90 lb 0.04082331329999955 t
100 lb 0.045359236999999504 t
200 lb 0.09071847399999901 t
300 lb 0.13607771099999852 t
400 lb 0.18143694799999802 t
500 lb 0.2267961849999975 t
600 lb 0.27215542199999704 t
700 lb 0.31751465899999654 t
800 lb 0.36287389599999603 t
900 lb 0.40823313299999553 t
1000 lb 0.453592369999995 t

About the converter

Note that this is a high-precision lb to t calculator, but rounding errors may occur (in a very small percentage of the cases).

Convert pounds to metric tonnes (lb to t) by pasting or typing the amount of pounds in the pounds input. Check the formula section to manually convert lb to t.

In case you want to convert metric tonnes to pounds, please use the t to lb converter.

How many metric tonnes are in a pound?

1 pound [lb] is equal to 0.000453592369999995 metric tonnes [t].

About Pounds (lb)

The pound or pound-mass is a unit of mass. The most common definition today of a pound is the international avoirdupois pound, which is defined as exactly 0.45359237 kilograms. The symbol used to express pounds is lb.

An avoirdupois pound (traditional pound) is equal to 16 avoirdupois ounces and to exactly 7,000 grains. The conversion factor between the kilogram and the international pound was therefore chosen to be divisible by 7.

About Metric Tonnes (t)

The tonne (also referred to as the metric ton in the United States and Canada), is widely used non-SI metric unit of mass equal to 1,000 kilograms or one megagram (symbol: Mg). The symbol used for tonne is t. It is equivalent to approximately 2,204.6 pounds, 1.102 short tons (US) or 0.984 long tons (UK).

The tonne is used when you want to express the weight of heavy objects, such as cars, elephants, cars, among others.

FAQs for Pound to Metric tonne converter calculator

What is Pound to Metric tonne converter calculator?

Pound to Metric tonne converter is a free and online calculator that converts Pounds to Metric tonnes.

How do I use Pound to Metric tonne converter?

  1. Either copy and paste or type the amount of pounds to convert in the pounds input.
  2. Click on the Convert button.
  3. It will convert pounds into metric tonnes and output it in the metric tonnes input.

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Which devices does Pound to Metric tonne converter work on?

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