# weight of dirt per cubic yard

• #### How to Calculate Weight Per Cubic Yard of Gravel ,

How to Calculate Weight Per Cubic Yard of Gravel Gravel comes in a variety of siz , Adding Gravel or Stone to a Dirt Driveway How to Landscape With Packed Gravel...

• #### Dan s Dirt Gravel Material Calculator

The Material Calculator can help you determine how , Dirt 1 Cubic Yard of dry Dirt is , 1 Cubic Yard of Gravel can weigh between 2,400 to 2,900 lbs or ....

• #### What does 1 cubic yard of topsoil weigh LawnSite

Apr 06, 2005 0183 32 I was looking to cover roughly 12000 sq ft of ground with 4 of topsoil, but i purchase by the ton Im looking to know what 1 cubic yard of topsoil....

• #### What does a cubic yard of dirt weigh? Yahoo Answers

Jun 06, 2007 0183 32 Best Answer According to my Pocket Ref by Glover, earth weighs 125 pounds per cubic foot A cubic yard is 27 cubic feet, so a yard of earth would weigh 3375 pounds One step further, if you accept those figures, a cubic yard ,...

• #### What Is a Cubic Yard of Soil? eHow

What Is a Cubic Yard of Soil? , Moisture content, stones and the type of rock from which the soil is made influence the weight of soil A cubic yard of topsoil weighs an average of 2,700 lbs -- dry sand weighs the same -- but compact wet sandy soil weighs about 3,200 lbs per cubic yard, according to data provided by the Department of ,...

• #### dry vs wet clay cubic yardage to weight ,

I d like to know what the approximate weights would be for 1 cubic yard of dry clay vs 1 cubic yard of wet clay would you please help out? I m being charged by weight for hauling material off my jobsite, I watch the number of dump trucks being loaded and know how many cubic yards they re capable of carrying...

• #### How do I determine how many tons, 15 yards of top soil ,

Hi Terry, It depends on the density of the topsoil they are selling I found a table that may help somewhat, but the density in pounds per cubic foot varies from 78 to 125 pounds per cubic foot Look in the table under earth If you know the density you can calculate the weight in tons of 15 cubic yards...

• #### How much does 1 cubic yard of top soil weight

Answer A cubic foot of top soil weighs in the neighborhood of 75 - 100 pounds There are 27 cubic feet in a cubic yard Hence, one cubic yard of top soil weighs between 2025 , and 2700 pounds Moisture content would make this figure variable...

• #### Dirt / Truck/ Weight LawnSite

Jan 14, 2007 0183 32 It all depends upon the density of the material being loaded In my area, screened top soil - not dirt weighs approximately 1000 pounds per cubic yard...

• #### What Is the Weight of 1 Cubic Yard of Topsoil? Reference,

One cubic yard of topsoil weighs approximately 1,080 pounds This estimate is based on the calculation that 1 cubic yard equals 27 cubic feet One cubic foot of topsoil weighs approximately 40 pounds These weights are estimations based on available data The exact weight will depend on various ....

• #### How to Convert Yards of Dirt into Tons Hunker

How to Convert Yards of Dirt into Tons By Brian Baer Brian Baer 2011-04-28 How to , Piles of dirt can weigh tons Step 1 Determine the bulk density of topsoil or another type of dirt by using a reference such as the one listed in this article Topsoil has a bulk density of 83 pounds per cubic foot Step 2 Convert yards of dirt to cubic feet by multiplying the number of yards ,...

• #### How Much Does A Cubic Yard Of Dirt Weigh? Self

The average cubic yard of dry fill dirt will typically weigh as much as 2,000 pounds If it is made up of a mixture of sand, stone and gravel, the weight can easily exceed 3,000 pounds per cubic yard...

• #### Soil Calculator

Try our soil calculator menu Embed Omni Discover 21 Business 47 , but how how much is a yard of dirt? To calculate the weight of a cubic yard of soil, you simply have to multiply the volume by density Just type the density of soil you will probably find it on the packaging into the topsoil calculator and watch it perform this calculation for you Once you know the total weigh ,...

• #### How Much Does a Yard of Topsoil Weigh?

how much does a yard of topsoil weigh? One cubic yard of topsoil weighs approximately 1,080 pounds The estimate is based on the cubic yard calculation...

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• #### Calculations Conversions

Calculations Conversions Standard Conversion 3 Feet = 1 Yard 9 Square Feet = 1 Square Yard 27 Cubic Feet = 1 Cubic Yard 5,280 Feet = 1 Mile...

• #### Buying and Hauling Materials by the Cubic Yard FAQ ,

How much does a cubic yard weigh? , Soil Weighs about 2,200 pounds per cubic yard, , 11 Comments on Buying and Hauling Materials by the Cubic Yard FAQ ....

• #### Trailer Weight vs Volume Dump Trailers

Trailer Weight vs Volume Dump Trailers A common misconception among dump trailer users, as well as many dump trailer dealers, seems to be that the amount of material a trailer is capable of hauling is directly related to the size of the box This is completely false We would like to offer a few examples to hopefully help dealers educate their ,...

• #### SoilDirect Coverage Chart

Coverage Chart We sell all of our online materials by the cubic yard A cubic yard is equal to 27 cubic feet You can use the online calculator to determine how many cubic yards of material are required...

• #### How Much Does a Cubic Yard of Dirt Weigh? ,

A cubic yard of dirt could vary in weight from roughly 2,000 to 2,700 pounds Several variables, such as organic structure, texture, grain and moisture level, significantly influence the weight of soil The moisture level is by far the most significant factor in weight Sandy soil tends to drain ....

• #### FAQ of topsoil, mulch, and compost American Topsoil ,

In the dryness of the summer, the weight of a cubic yard of soil can drop down to around 1700 pounds, , which can haul 1/2 cubic yard per bucket full...

• #### Conversion Table

Conversion Table Material Type Volume Amount Equal Approximate Weight Asphalt/Paving, Crushed 1 cubic yard = 1,380 lbs , Soil, Dry =1 cubic yard 2,025 lbs...

• #### The Average Weight of a Cubic Yard of Soil Hunker

Sink your hand down into a pile of rich, organic soil, and you can feel the moisture in it Moisture in soil holds it together and is a primary factor in determining the average weight of a cubic yard of soil, no matter what components the soil is made of...

• #### SoilDirect Cubic Yard Calculator

Cubic Yard Calculator We sell all of our online materials by the cubic yard A cubic yard is equal to 27 cubic feet You can use the online calculator to determine how many cubic yards of material are required...

• #### How much does a cubic yard of gravel weigh?

How much does a cubic yard of gravel weigh? December 21, 2015 How much does a cubic yard of gravel weigh? One cubic yard of gravel can weigh ,...

• #### How to Calculate Cubic Yards Calculator Today s Homeowner

A cubic yard is the volume of material which fits in a space one yard wide by one yard deep by one yard high Use our cubic yard calculator for your next...

• #### Bulk Material Calculator

How much does a cubic yard weigh? Most of our bulk materials, with the execption of mulch, are sold by the weight The following are approximate weights for most of ,...

• #### cubic feet and pounds of top soil Welcome to the ,

May 25, 2005 0183 32 cubic feet and pounds of top soil Discussion in Homesteading Questions started by R, May 25, 2005 May 25 , Working from the weight end its 100 pounds per cubic foot for dry sand, 125 for moist, peat dry is about 25 ....

• #### How Much Does A Cubic Yard Of Topsoil Weigh?

For a long time and we were taught soil is about 100 lbs per cubic foot Nov 2016 one cubic yard of topsoil , weight a cubic yard soil can drop ....