# 5 imperial gallons in US dry barrels

## Conversion

5 imperial gallons is equivalent to 0.196584065186807 US dry barrels.^{[1]}

## Conversion formula

How to convert 5 imperial gallons to US dry barrels?

We know (by definition) that: $1\mathrm{imperialgallon}\approx 0.0393168130373613\mathrm{drybarrel}$

We can set up a proportion to solve for the number of US dry barrels.

$\frac{1\mathrm{imperialgallon}}{5\mathrm{imperialgallon}}\approx \frac{0.0393168130373613\mathrm{drybarrel}}{x\mathrm{drybarrel}}$Now, we cross multiply to solve for our unknown $x$:

$x\mathrm{drybarrel}\approx \frac{5\mathrm{imperialgallon}}{1\mathrm{imperialgallon}}*0.0393168130373613\mathrm{drybarrel}\to x\mathrm{drybarrel}\approx 0.1965840651868065\mathrm{drybarrel}$Conclusion: $5\mathrm{imperialgallon}\approx 0.1965840651868065\mathrm{drybarrel}$

## Conversion in the opposite direction

The inverse of the conversion factor is that **1 US dry barrel is equal to 5.08688229155164 times 5 imperial gallons**.

It can also be expressed as: 5 imperial gallons is equal to $\frac{1}{\mathrm{5.08688229155164}}$ US dry barrels.

## Approximation

An approximate numerical result would be: **five imperial gallons is about zero point two zero US dry barrels**, or alternatively, *a US dry barrel is about five point zero eight times five imperial gallons*.

## Footnotes

[1] The precision is 15 significant digits (fourteen digits to the right of the decimal point).

Results may contain small errors due to the use of floating point arithmetic.