Kilograms to Stones and Pounds Converter

1 kg to stones and pounds

Convert kilos and stones to pounds. Kg to stones and lbs
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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

Kilogram to pounds formulae

Pounds = kilograms * 2.2046226218487757

The factor2.2046226218487757 is the result of the division 1/0.45359237
(pound definition). So, a better formula is

Pounds = kilograms / 0.45359237

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).

Kilogram to stones formulae

Stones = kilograms * 6.35029318