How Much Does One Gallon of Crude Oil Weigh?

Answer

Light sweet crude (the grade of oil usually traded in the commodities markets due to its low level difficulty in gasoline) has an API gravity of 34 degrees to 41 degrees for foreign delivery. The formula given therefore translates to between 0.855 and 0.820 (per liter) translating to 3.785 liters which is equivalent to 3.104 and 3.236 kg (7lbs) per gallon of light sweet crude.
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