## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from ounces to pounds is 0.0625, which means that 1 ounce is equal to 0.0625 pounds:

1 oz = 0.0625 lb

To convert 18.5 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 18.5 by the conversion factor in order to get the mass amount from ounces to pounds. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 oz → 0.0625 lb

18.5 oz → M(lb)

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

M(lb) = 18.5 oz × 0.0625 lb

M(lb) = 1.15625 lb

The final result is:

18.5 oz → 1.15625 lb

We conclude that 18.5 ounces is equivalent to 1.15625 pounds:

18.5 ounces = 1.15625 pounds

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pound is equal to 0.86486486486486 × 18.5 ounces.

Another way is saying that 18.5 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 0.86486486486486 pounds.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that eighteen point five ounces is approximately one point one five six pounds:

18.5 oz ≅ 1.156 lb

An alternative is also that one pound is approximately zero point eight six five times eighteen point five ounces.

## Conversion table

### ounces to pounds chart

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

ounces (oz) pounds (lb)
19.5 ounces 1.219 pounds
20.5 ounces 1.281 pounds
21.5 ounces 1.344 pounds
22.5 ounces 1.406 pounds
23.5 ounces 1.469 pounds
24.5 ounces 1.531 pounds
25.5 ounces 1.594 pounds
26.5 ounces 1.656 pounds
27.5 ounces 1.719 pounds
28.5 ounces 1.781 pounds