## 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 5.3 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 5.3 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

5.3 oz → M(lb)

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

M(lb) = 5.3 oz × 0.0625 lb

M(lb) = 0.33125 lb

The final result is:

5.3 oz → 0.33125 lb

We conclude that 5.3 ounces is equivalent to 0.33125 pounds:

5.3 ounces = 0.33125 pounds

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pound is equal to 3.0188679245283 × 5.3 ounces.

Another way is saying that 5.3 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 3.0188679245283 pounds.

## Approximate result

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

5.3 oz ≅ 0.331 lb

An alternative is also that one pound is approximately three point zero one nine times five point three 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)
6.3 ounces 0.394 pounds
7.3 ounces 0.456 pounds
8.3 ounces 0.519 pounds
9.3 ounces 0.581 pounds
10.3 ounces 0.644 pounds
11.3 ounces 0.706 pounds
12.3 ounces 0.769 pounds
13.3 ounces 0.831 pounds
14.3 ounces 0.894 pounds
15.3 ounces 0.956 pounds