Unit Converter

Conversion formula

The conversion factor from deciliters to gallons is 0.026417205124156, which means that 1 deciliter is equal to 0.026417205124156 gallons:

1 dL = 0.026417205124156 gal

To convert 5.5 deciliters into gallons we have to multiply 5.5 by the conversion factor in order to get the volume amount from deciliters to gallons. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 dL → 0.026417205124156 gal

5.5 dL → V(gal)

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

V(gal) = 5.5 dL × 0.026417205124156 gal

V(gal) = 0.14529462818286 gal

The final result is:

5.5 dL → 0.14529462818286 gal

We conclude that 5.5 deciliters is equivalent to 0.14529462818286 gallons:

5.5 deciliters = 0.14529462818286 gallons

5.5 deciliters is equal to 0.145 gallons

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 gallon is equal to 6.8825669090909 × 5.5 deciliters.

Another way is saying that 5.5 deciliters is equal to 1 ÷ 6.8825669090909 gallons.

Approximate result

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

5.5 dL ≅ 0.145 gal

An alternative is also that one gallon is approximately six point eight eight three times five point five deciliters.

Conversion table

deciliters to gallons chart

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

deciliters (dL) gallons (gal)
6.5 deciliters 0.172 gallons
7.5 deciliters 0.198 gallons
8.5 deciliters 0.225 gallons
9.5 deciliters 0.251 gallons
10.5 deciliters 0.277 gallons
11.5 deciliters 0.304 gallons
12.5 deciliters 0.33 gallons
13.5 deciliters 0.357 gallons
14.5 deciliters 0.383 gallons
15.5 deciliters 0.409 gallons