Long Hundredweights (UK) to Long Tons (UK)

Long Hundredweights (UK) to Long Tons (UK) conversion calculator

Long Tons (UK) to Long Hundredweights (UK) (Swap units)

1cwt long = 0.05UK t


Note: You can increase or decrease the accuracy of this answer by selecting the number of significant figures required from the options above the result.

Long Hundredweights (UK) to Long Tons (UK) conversion formula

Long Tons (UK) = Long Hundredweights (UK) / 19.99998

Long Hundredweights (UK) to Long Tons (UK) calculation

Long Tons (UK) = Long Hundredweights (UK) / 19.99998

Long Tons (UK) = 1 / 19.999979679051

Long Tons (UK) = 0.05

What is a long hundredweight?

A long hundredweight, also known as the imperial hundredweight, is a unit of weight commonly used in the United Kingdom and other countries that follow the imperial system of measurements.

It is equivalent to 112 pounds or approximately 50.802 kilograms. The long hundredweight is often used in trade and commerce for measuring bulk goods such as grains, coal, and other commodities.

In the metric system, the equivalent unit of weight to a long hundredweight is the metric ton, also known as a tonne. One metric ton is equal to 1,000 kilograms or approximately 2,204.62 pounds. When converting from long hundredweights to metric tons, one would divide the weight in long hundredweights by 20 to obtain the weight in metric tons. For example, if a shipment weighs 5 long hundredweights, it would be equivalent to 0.25 metric tons. The metric ton is the preferred unit of weight in most countries around the world due to its simplicity and ease of conversion in the metric system.

What is a long ton (imperial ton)?

A long ton, also known as an imperial ton, is a unit of weight commonly used in the United Kingdom and some other Commonwealth countries.

It is equivalent to 2,240 pounds or 1,016 kilograms. The long ton is primarily used in the context of trading goods, particularly in industries such as shipping, agriculture, and mining.

In terms of metric conversions, a long ton is equal to approximately 1.016 metric tonnes. This means that one long ton is slightly heavier than one metric ton, which is equivalent to 1,000 kilograms. The long ton is not commonly used in countries that have adopted the metric system, but it is still relevant in certain industries and historical contexts where imperial units are preferred.


Long Hundredweights (UK) to Long Tons (UK) table

Starting value
Long Hundredweights (UK)
Long Tons (UK)
0cwt long
0.00000UK t
1cwt long
0.05000UK t
2cwt long
0.10000UK t
3cwt long
0.15000UK t
4cwt long
0.20000UK t
5cwt long
0.25000UK t
6cwt long
0.30000UK t
7cwt long
0.35000UK t
8cwt long
0.40000UK t
9cwt long
0.45000UK t
10cwt long
0.50000UK t
11cwt long
0.55000UK t
12cwt long
0.60000UK t
13cwt long
0.65000UK t
14cwt long
0.70000UK t
15cwt long
0.75000UK t
16cwt long
0.80000UK t
17cwt long
0.85000UK t
18cwt long
0.90000UK t
19cwt long
0.95000UK t
Long Hundredweights (UK)
Long Tons (UK)
20cwt long
1.00000UK t
21cwt long
1.05000UK t
22cwt long
1.10000UK t
23cwt long
1.15000UK t
24cwt long
1.20000UK t
25cwt long
1.25000UK t
26cwt long
1.30000UK t
27cwt long
1.35000UK t
28cwt long
1.40000UK t
29cwt long
1.45000UK t
30cwt long
1.50000UK t
31cwt long
1.55000UK t
32cwt long
1.60000UK t
33cwt long
1.65000UK t
34cwt long
1.70000UK t
35cwt long
1.75000UK t
36cwt long
1.80000UK t
37cwt long
1.85000UK t
38cwt long
1.90000UK t
39cwt long
1.95000UK t
Long Hundredweights (UK)
Long Tons (UK)
40cwt long
2.00000UK t
41cwt long
2.05000UK t
42cwt long
2.10000UK t
43cwt long
2.15000UK t
44cwt long
2.20000UK t
45cwt long
2.25000UK t
46cwt long
2.30000UK t
47cwt long
2.35000UK t
48cwt long
2.40000UK t
49cwt long
2.45000UK t
50cwt long
2.50000UK t
51cwt long
2.55000UK t
52cwt long
2.60000UK t
53cwt long
2.65000UK t
54cwt long
2.70000UK t
55cwt long
2.75000UK t
56cwt long
2.80000UK t
57cwt long
2.85000UK t
58cwt long
2.90000UK t
59cwt long
2.95000UK t
Long Hundredweights (UK)
Long Tons (UK)
60cwt long
3.00000UK t
61cwt long
3.05000UK t
62cwt long
3.10000UK t
63cwt long
3.15000UK t
64cwt long
3.20000UK t
65cwt long
3.25000UK t
66cwt long
3.30000UK t
67cwt long
3.35000UK t
68cwt long
3.40000UK t
69cwt long
3.45000UK t
70cwt long
3.50000UK t
71cwt long
3.55000UK t
72cwt long
3.60000UK t
73cwt long
3.65000UK t
74cwt long
3.70000UK t
75cwt long
3.75000UK t
76cwt long
3.80000UK t
77cwt long
3.85000UK t
78cwt long
3.90000UK t
79cwt long
3.95000UK t

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