## 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 27.2 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 27.2 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

27.2 oz → M(lb)

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

M(lb) = 27.2 oz × 0.0625 lb

M(lb) = 1.7 lb

The final result is:

27.2 oz → 1.7 lb

We conclude that 27.2 ounces is equivalent to 1.7 pounds:

27.2 ounces = 1.7 pounds

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pound is equal to 0.58823529411765 × 27.2 ounces.

Another way is saying that 27.2 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 0.58823529411765 pounds.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that twenty-seven point two ounces is approximately one point seven pounds:

27.2 oz ≅ 1.7 lb

An alternative is also that one pound is approximately zero point five eight eight times twenty-seven point two 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)
28.2 ounces 1.763 pounds
29.2 ounces 1.825 pounds
30.2 ounces 1.888 pounds
31.2 ounces 1.95 pounds
32.2 ounces 2.013 pounds
33.2 ounces 2.075 pounds
34.2 ounces 2.138 pounds
35.2 ounces 2.2 pounds
36.2 ounces 2.263 pounds
37.2 ounces 2.325 pounds