1 kg to stones and pounds
Convert kilos and stones to pounds. Kg to stones and lbs conversion.
Kilograms to stones and pounds converter
To use this calculator, simply type the value in any box at left or at right. It accepts fractional values.
Using this converter you can get answers to questions like:
- How many st and lb are in 1 kilogram?
- 1 kilogram is equal to how many stones and pounds?
- How to convert kilograms to stones and pounds?
Definition of kilogram
The kilogram (kg) is the SI unit of mass. It is equal to the mass of the international prototype of the kilogram. This prototype is a platinum-iridium international prototype kept at the International Bureau of Weights and Measures. One kg is approximately equal to 2.2046226218487757 pounds.
Definition of pound
One pound, the international avoirdupois pound, is legally defined as exactly 0.45359237 kilograms.
Kilogram to pounds formula and conversion factor
To calculate a kilogram value to the corresponding value in pound, just multiply the quantity in kilogram by 2.2046226218487757 (the conversion factor).
Kilogram to pounds formulae
The factor2.2046226218487757 is the result of the division 1/0.45359237 (pound definition). So, a better formula is
Kilogram to stones formula and conversion factor
The stone or stone weight (abbreviation: st.) is an English unit of mass now equal to 14 pounds or 6.35029318 kg. So, according to this definition, to calculate a kilogram value to the corresponding value in stone, just multiply the quantity in kilogram by 6.35029318 (the conversion factor).