How to calculate the price per gallon?
It is now easy to calculate the price per gallon! - CostPerGallon.com
(Price Per Gallon
) is a small website app usable on a mobile phone, tablet, notebook or desktop computer. All fields are required: for each item, enter the shop, item's name or brand, volume in gallons, quarts and / or fluid ounces (or even in liters), and price in dollars, Calculate... and bingo:
the price per gallon of the item. Compare up to 5 items simultaneously. Not counting in gallons? - see other units.
You are an American traveling in Europe. Fuel prices are in liters. Convert into cost per gallon
Be a clever customer! Before purchasing motor oils calculate the cost per gallon of various brands
Compare bulk and retail prices: use CostPerGallon.com
on your smartphone to check the price per gallon
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on their Android, iPhone or iPad,
and get more gallons for the money
Containers of various sizes, volumes and shapes make it difficult to choose the best price per gallon.
How to count the cost per gallon of retail or wholesale drinks and liquids? - CostPerGallon.com
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You can enter integers and decimals in gallons
, fluid ounces
fields. The calculator converts them into gallons and adds them up automatically. If a value is zero
, just skip the field.
Example 1: - If the drum's label displays the volume as 3 gallon 2 qt
, enter the retailer and the brand of liquid, 3
in the gallons
integer field, enter the 2
in the quart
integer field, leave the other volume values unchanged, fill out the Price
field and Calculate
to get the price per gallon
Example 2: - If the bottle's label displays the volume as 2.4qt
, write the shop and fluid names, leave the gallons
fields empty, enter 2
in the quarts
integer field, enter 4
in the quarts
decimal field, leave the ounces fields empty, fill out the Price
field and Calculate
to get the cost per gallon.
Example 3: - You receive a barrel of wine from Bordeaux (lucky you!) and it is labeled as containing 225 liters for $5,590. How much is that per gallon? - Type the vineyard and the wine's name, click on the "US" dropdown arrow, and select "L". Enter "225" in the box displaying "write litres here", then the price you paid for it, Calculate
and the value of your wine is now shown in dollars per gallon
Example 4: - You have a sample of olive oil from Tuscany, labeled as containing 200ml. Its wholesale value is $1.30. How does that convert in dollars per gallon?
- Simple: Type the wholesaler and the olive oil brand, click on the "US" dropdown arrow, and select "ml". Enter 200 in the box displaying "write millilitres here", then the price of $1.30, Calculate
and the price of the oil now appears in dollars per gallon.
The gallon seems to be a unit of measurement that holds a lot of importance in our lives. How much does a gallon of milk cost? What is the price of a gallon of paint? Is the cost cheaper or more expensive for a gallon of olive oil than other measurements? And the most popular of all: What is the cost per gal. of gas? How many miles to the gallon does that car get? The high price of the gallon seems to control so much of our lives, more so than just the cost. How does the gallon rule your life?