## 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 270 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 270 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

270 oz → M(lb)

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

M(lb) = 270 oz × 0.0625 lb

M(lb) = 16.875 lb

The final result is:

270 oz → 16.875 lb

We conclude that 270 ounces is equivalent to 16.875 pounds:

270 ounces = 16.875 pounds ## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pound is equal to 0.059259259259259 × 270 ounces.

Another way is saying that 270 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 0.059259259259259 pounds.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that two hundred seventy ounces is approximately sixteen point eight seven five pounds:

270 oz ≅ 16.875 lb

An alternative is also that one pound is approximately zero point zero five nine times two hundred seventy 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)
271 ounces 16.938 pounds
272 ounces 17 pounds
273 ounces 17.063 pounds
274 ounces 17.125 pounds
275 ounces 17.188 pounds
276 ounces 17.25 pounds
277 ounces 17.313 pounds
278 ounces 17.375 pounds
279 ounces 17.438 pounds
280 ounces 17.5 pounds