# Long Hundredweights (UK) to Metric Tons (or Tonnes)

## Long Hundredweights (UK) to Metric Tons (or Tonnes) conversion calculator

Metric Tons (or Tonnes) to Long Hundredweights (UK) (Swap units)

1cwt long = 0.0508t

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### Long Hundredweights (UK) to Metric Tons (or Tonnes) conversion formula

Metric Tons (or Tonnes) = Long Hundredweights (UK) / 19.68410166

### Long Hundredweights (UK) to Metric Tons (or Tonnes) calculation

Metric Tons (or Tonnes) = Long Hundredweights (UK) / 19.68410166

Metric Tons (or Tonnes) = 1 / 19.6841

Metric Tons (or Tonnes) = 0.0508

## 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 metric ton (or tonne)?

A metric ton, also known as a tonne, is a unit of mass in the metric system equal to 1,000 kilograms or approximately 2,204.62 pounds. It is commonly used in international trade and commerce as a standard unit for measuring large quantities of goods such as minerals, agricultural products, and industrial materials. The metric ton is preferred over the traditional ton (short ton) in most countries due to its simplicity and consistency with the metric system.

The metric ton is widely used in industries such as shipping, manufacturing, and agriculture for its ease of conversion and compatibility with other metric units. It is important to note that the metric ton should not be confused with the ton (short ton) used in the United States, which is equivalent to 2,000 pounds.

## Long Hundredweights (UK) to Metric Tons (or Tonnes) table

Starting value
Increment
Accuracy
Long Hundredweights (UK)
Metric Tons (or Tonnes)
0cwt long
0.00000t
1cwt long
0.05080t
2cwt long
0.10160t
3cwt long
0.15241t
4cwt long
0.20321t
5cwt long
0.25401t
6cwt long
0.30481t
7cwt long
0.35562t
8cwt long
0.40642t
9cwt long
0.45722t
10cwt long
0.50802t
11cwt long
0.55883t
12cwt long
0.60963t
13cwt long
0.66043t
14cwt long
0.71123t
15cwt long
0.76204t
16cwt long
0.81284t
17cwt long
0.86364t
18cwt long
0.91444t
19cwt long
0.96525t
Long Hundredweights (UK)
Metric Tons (or Tonnes)
20cwt long
1.01605t
21cwt long
1.06685t
22cwt long
1.11765t
23cwt long
1.16846t
24cwt long
1.21926t
25cwt long
1.27006t
26cwt long
1.32086t
27cwt long
1.37167t
28cwt long
1.42247t
29cwt long
1.47327t
30cwt long
1.52407t
31cwt long
1.57488t
32cwt long
1.62568t
33cwt long
1.67648t
34cwt long
1.72728t
35cwt long
1.77808t
36cwt long
1.82889t
37cwt long
1.87969t
38cwt long
1.93049t
39cwt long
1.98129t
Long Hundredweights (UK)
Metric Tons (or Tonnes)
40cwt long
2.03210t
41cwt long
2.08290t
42cwt long
2.13370t
43cwt long
2.18450t
44cwt long
2.23531t
45cwt long
2.28611t
46cwt long
2.33691t
47cwt long
2.38771t
48cwt long
2.43852t
49cwt long
2.48932t
50cwt long
2.54012t
51cwt long
2.59092t
52cwt long
2.64173t
53cwt long
2.69253t
54cwt long
2.74333t
55cwt long
2.79413t
56cwt long
2.84494t
57cwt long
2.89574t
58cwt long
2.94654t
59cwt long
2.99734t
Long Hundredweights (UK)
Metric Tons (or Tonnes)
60cwt long
3.04815t
61cwt long
3.09895t
62cwt long
3.14975t
63cwt long
3.20055t
64cwt long
3.25136t
65cwt long
3.30216t
66cwt long
3.35296t
67cwt long
3.40376t
68cwt long
3.45456t
69cwt long
3.50537t
70cwt long
3.55617t
71cwt long
3.60697t
72cwt long
3.65777t
73cwt long
3.70858t
74cwt long
3.75938t
75cwt long
3.81018t
76cwt long
3.86098t
77cwt long
3.91179t
78cwt long
3.96259t
79cwt long
4.01339t