# How much does 50 gallons of diesel weigh?

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**Diesel**is about 7-7.3 lbs /

**gallon**, so about 350 lbs. Re:

**how much does 50 gallons**of fuel

**weigh**? the typical

**weight**of gasoline at 72 degrees F is around 6.25lb per

**gallon**.

Consequently, how much does 50 gallons of water weigh?

1 US **gallon of water** (**gal**) = 8.35 pounds of **water** (lb wt.)

**diesel**fuel density is equal to 53.11 lbs/ft³, which is equavalent to 7.1 lbs/

**gallon**or 113.596 oz/

**gallon**. Then, 1

**gallon of diesel**fuel

**weighs**7.1 pounds (lbs) or 113.596 ounces.

Simply so, how much does a gallon of diesel weigh?

7 pounds

#**2** fuel oil (which I deliver) **weighs** approximately 7.2 pounds per **gallon**. Red dyed **diesel** fuel sometimes **is** rebranded as #**2** fuel oil (heating oil) because the specs overlap.