Common questions

How many gallons are in an acre?

How many gallons are in an acre?

One acre-foot equals 43,560 cubic feet, 325,851 gallons or 12 acre-inches.

How many gallons of water are in one acre-foot deep?

326,000 gallons
One acre-foot equals about 326,000 gallons, or enough water to cover an acre of land, about the size of a football field, one foot deep. An average California household uses between one-half and one acre-foot of water per year for indoor and outdoor use.

How do you calculate acre-feet of water?

Estimating the Size of Your Pond

  1. 1 acre = 43,560 square feet.
  2. 1 acre-foot = 1 surface acre 1 foot deep, or 43,560 cubic feet.
  3. Total volume in acre-feet = surface area (acres) x average depth (feet)
  4. 1 part per million (ppm) of herbicide = 2.7 pounds per acre-foot of water.

How many cubic feet are there in an acre-foot How many gallons how many cubic meters how many tonnes of water?

* 1 acre = 43,560 square feet. * 1 acre-foot = 43,560 cubic feet. * 1 acre-foot = 325,851 gallons of water = 1233 cubic meters of water.

How many lbs is an acre foot?

92 lbs
1 acre-foot of soil = 2,000 tons (approximate @ 92 lbs/cu. ft.)

What does acre feet of water mean?

about 326,000 gallons
An acre foot of water equals about 326,000 gallons, or enough water to cover an acre of land 1-foot deep. To put it another way, an acre foot of water is enough to flood a football field 1-foot deep (a football field is roughly an acre in size). An acre foot of water is a common way to measure water volume and use.

How much is 1 of water over an acre?

But, how much is an inch of rain?? An acre of ground contains 43,560 square feet. Consequently, a rainfall of 1 inch over 1 acre of ground could mean a total of 6,272,640 cubic inches of water.

How many acres is 200 by 200 feet?

200 feet multiplying by 200 feet equal to 40,000 sq ft. Therefore, 40,000 sq ft divide by 43,560 sq ft equal to 0.92 acres approximately.

What is a cubic acre?

Therefore a cubic acre must be a third of a million cubic feet, that is about 333,333 cubic feet. Call this quantity the Scrooge cubic acre. An acre is in fact a measure of area and not volume. Specifically, it’s 43,560 square feet.