## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from cups to gallons is 0.0625, which means that 1 cup is equal to 0.0625 gallons:

1 cup = 0.0625 gal

To convert 26.5 cups into gallons we have to multiply 26.5 by the conversion factor in order to get the volume amount from cups to gallons. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 cup → 0.0625 gal

26.5 cup → V(gal)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the volume V in gallons:

V(gal) = 26.5 cup × 0.0625 gal

V(gal) = 1.65625 gal

The final result is:

26.5 cup → 1.65625 gal

We conclude that 26.5 cups is equivalent to 1.65625 gallons:

26.5 cups = 1.65625 gallons

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 gallon is equal to 0.60377358490566 × 26.5 cups.

Another way is saying that 26.5 cups is equal to 1 ÷ 0.60377358490566 gallons.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that twenty-six point five cups is approximately one point six five six gallons:

26.5 cup ≅ 1.656 gal

An alternative is also that one gallon is approximately zero point six zero four times twenty-six point five cups.

## Conversion table

### cups to gallons chart

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

cups (cup) gallons (gal)
27.5 cups 1.719 gallons
28.5 cups 1.781 gallons
29.5 cups 1.844 gallons
30.5 cups 1.906 gallons
31.5 cups 1.969 gallons
32.5 cups 2.031 gallons
33.5 cups 2.094 gallons
34.5 cups 2.156 gallons
35.5 cups 2.219 gallons
36.5 cups 2.281 gallons