How much does a gallon of propane weigh?

Answer Propane exists as both liquid and gas, so temperature plays a role in how much it weighs. At room temperature, which is around 60 degrees Fahrenheit, propane weighs 4.20 pounds per gallon.SourceNa... Read More »

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How much does a 500 gallon propane tank weigh?

A 500 gallon propane tank, when empty, weighs about 1180 lbs. A tank is considered full at 80 percent, holding about 400 gallons. A gallon of propane weighs 4.24 lbs. making the total weight of the... Read More »

Is it possible to fill a 18 % pre set 100 gallon propane tank with 115 gallons of propane?

The size of the storage tank as stated on the rating plate is when it is 100% full and is measured in US water gallons. So if indeed it is a 100 gallon tank you could never get 115 gallons in it re... Read More »

Does propane cost more per gallon than gas?

Propane has tended to be slightly cheaper than gasoline in the United States, including during the winter months when propane demand is highest. For example, on March 1, March 8 and March 15, 2010,... Read More »

Does propane cost more per gallon than gas for RV generators?

Propane is usually cheaper than gasoline but provides less energy per gallon than gasoline for RV generators. Gasoline provides 125,000 BTUs per gallon, while propane only provides 91,000 BTUs per ... Read More »