## 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 389 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 389 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

389 oz → M(lb)

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

M(lb) = 389 oz × 0.0625 lb

M(lb) = 24.3125 lb

The final result is:

389 oz → 24.3125 lb

We conclude that 389 ounces is equivalent to 24.3125 pounds:

389 ounces = 24.3125 pounds

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pound is equal to 0.041131105398458 × 389 ounces.

Another way is saying that 389 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 0.041131105398458 pounds.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that three hundred eighty-nine ounces is approximately twenty-four point three one three pounds:

389 oz ≅ 24.313 lb

An alternative is also that one pound is approximately zero point zero four one times three hundred eighty-nine 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)
390 ounces 24.375 pounds
391 ounces 24.438 pounds
392 ounces 24.5 pounds
393 ounces 24.563 pounds
394 ounces 24.625 pounds
395 ounces 24.688 pounds
396 ounces 24.75 pounds
397 ounces 24.813 pounds
398 ounces 24.875 pounds
399 ounces 24.938 pounds