Converting 5 grams to cups and ounces for water, flour, sugar, and butter.

Converting 5 grams to cups and ounces for water, flour, sugar, and butter.

Select ingredient 👉

Water

5g

of

Water

is equal to

1/64 cup

or

1/5 oz

Other grams to cup conversions

👉

3 grams

=

1/64 cup

or

1/10 oz

Enter your own # of grams to convert

=

0

cup or

0

oz

What is

5 grams

in cups and ounces?

In cooking, sometimes recipes call for grams of some ingredient. A gram is in the metric system, and measures how heavy something is. Sometimes all you have are measuring cups and measuring spoons that don’t have the gram cooking measurement.

To convert

5g

to cups, you can simply use

1/64 cup

as a substitute (assuming the ingredient is

Water

). This way, you can use your existing measuring cup for the recipe you plan on making. To convert grams to cups, you can take the number of grams and divide by

237

. So

5g

divided by

237

approximately equals

1/64 cup

.

Some measuring cups and measuring spoons also show cooking measurements for ounces. To convert

5g

to oz, you can use

1/5 oz

as a substitute. To convert grams to oz, you divide the number of grams by 28.35. So

5g

divided by 28.35 is approximately

1/5 oz

.

Keep in mind that converting from grams to cups depends on the type of ingredient. For flour, you divide the number of grams by 125. For sugar, you divide the number of grams by 201. For butter, you divide the number of grams by 227. You can select the ingredient at the top of this page to see how grams converts to cups and ounces for the selected ingredient.