Because who wants to do math when you could be baking?!

I know it gets difficult when different measurements are used for recipes that you’re not familiar with. I hope this page will help you with the basic ones. As the saying goes, you can’t manage what you can’t measure…

Measurement Equivalents

Commonly (Volume) 1 ounce = 28.3495 grams…

CupEquivalent
1 pinch1/8 teaspoon
1 teaspoon1/3 tablespoon = 1/6 ounce
2 teaspoons2/3 tablespoon = 1/3 ounce
3 teaspoons1 tablespoon = ½ ounce
2 tablespoons1/8 cup = 1 ounce
4 tablespoons¼ cup = 2 ounces
5 tablespoons + 1 teaspoon1/3 cup = 2 2/3 ounces
8 tablespoons½ cup = 4 ounces
12 tablespoons¾ cup = 6 ounces
16 tablespoons1 cup = 8 ounces
2 cups1 pint = ½ quart = 16 ounces
4 cups2 pints = 1 quart = 32 ounces
16 cups8 pints = 4 quarts = 1 gallon

Common Ingredient Equivalents

CupEquivalent
1 cup butter8 ounces = 16 tablespoons = 2 sticks
1 cup shredded cheese4 ounces
1 cup chocolate chips6 ounces
1 cup all-purpose flour4¼ ounces
1 cup bread flour4¼ ounces
1 cup cake flour4 ounces
1 cup whole wheat flour4 ounces
1 cup granulated sugar7 ounces
1 cup brown sugar7½ ounces
1 lemon2 tablespoons juice = 1½ teaspoons zest
1 packet dry yeast2¼ teaspoons = 3/5 ounce = 1 cake

Additional Resource: I use the King Arthur Flour Master Weight Chart regularly; it is a list of over 100 common ingredients with accompanying volume and weight (in ounces) measurements.

Pan Size Conversions

Commonly… (Dimension) 1 inch = 2.54cm (Volume) 1 cup = 237 ml

Round Pans:

Dimension (inch)Dimension (cm)Volume (cup)Volume (litres)
6 x 215 x 540.95
8 x 220 x 561.4
9 x 223 x 581.9

Springform Pans:

Dimension (inch)Dimension (cm)Volume (cup)Volume (litres)
9 x 2½23 x 6102.4
9 x 323 x 8122.8
10 x 2½25 x 6122.8

Bundt Pans:

Dimension (inch)Dimension (cm)Volume (cup)Volume (litres)
7½ x 319 x 861.4
9 x 323 x 892.1
10 x 3½25 x 9122.8

Tube Pans:

Dimension (inch)Dimension (cm)Volume (cup)Volume (litres)
8 x 320 x 892.1
9 x 323 x 8122.8
10 x 425 x 10163.8

Square Pans:

Dimension (inch)Dimension (cm)Volume (cup)Volume (litres)
8 x 8 x 220 x 20 x 581.9
9 x 9 x 223 x 23 x 5102.4
10 x 10 x 225 x 25 x 5122.8

Rectangular Pans:

Dimension (inch)Dimension (cm)Volume (cup)Volume (litres)
11 x 7 x 228 x 18 x 561.4
13 x 9 x 233 x 23 x 5143.3

Jelly Roll Pans:

Dimension (inch)Dimension (cm)Volume (cup)Volume (litres)
10½ x 15½ x 127 x 39 x 2.5102.4
12½ x 17½ x 132 x 44 x 2.5122.8

Loaf Pans:

Dimension (inch)Dimension (cm)Volume (cup)Volume (litres)
8 x 4 x 2½20 x 10 x 640.95
8½ x 4½ x 2½23 x 13 x 881.9

Additional Resource: You can find even more obscure pan sizes with measurements at Joyofbaking.com.

Temperature Conversions

Fahrenheit (°F)Celcius (°C)
275140
300150
325165
350180
375190
400200
425220
450230
475240
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