## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from grams to kilograms is 0.001, which means that 1 gram is equal to 0.001 kilograms:

1 g = 0.001 kg

To convert 1218 grams into kilograms we have to multiply 1218 by the conversion factor in order to get the mass amount from grams to kilograms. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 g → 0.001 kg

1218 g → M(kg)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the mass M in kilograms:

M(kg) = 1218 g × 0.001 kg

M(kg) = 1.218 kg

The final result is:

1218 g → 1.218 kg

We conclude that 1218 grams is equivalent to 1.218 kilograms:

1218 grams = 1.218 kilograms

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 kilogram is equal to 0.82101806239737 × 1218 grams.

Another way is saying that 1218 grams is equal to 1 ÷ 0.82101806239737 kilograms.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that one thousand two hundred eighteen grams is approximately one point two one eight kilograms:

1218 g ≅ 1.218 kg

An alternative is also that one kilogram is approximately zero point eight two one times one thousand two hundred eighteen grams.

## Conversion table

### grams to kilograms chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from grams to kilograms

grams (g) kilograms (kg)
1219 grams 1.219 kilograms
1220 grams 1.22 kilograms
1221 grams 1.221 kilograms
1222 grams 1.222 kilograms
1223 grams 1.223 kilograms
1224 grams 1.224 kilograms
1225 grams 1.225 kilograms
1226 grams 1.226 kilograms
1227 grams 1.227 kilograms
1228 grams 1.228 kilograms