Online calculators to convert centiliters to liters (cL to L) and liters to centiliters (L to cL) with additional formulas, examples, and conversion tables. Our conversions provide a quick and easy way to convert between these units.

Enter your value in one of the conversion calculators below to **convert cL to L ** or **convert L to cL**.

**How to convert cL to L **: Use the conversion calculator titled "Convert cL to L". Enter a value in the cL field and click on the "Calculate L" button. Your answer will appear in the L field.

**How to convert L to cL **: Use the conversion calculator titled "Convert L to cL". Enter a value in the L field and click on the "Calculate cL" button. Your answer will appear in the cL field.

Let's take a closer look at the conversion formulas so that you can do these conversions yourself with a calculator or with an old-fashioned pencil and paper.

The formula to convert from cL to L is:

L = cL x 0.01

The formula to convert from L to cL is:

cL = L x 100

Next, let's look at some examples showing the work and calculations that are involved in converting between centiliters (cL) and liters (L).

Task: Convert 125 centiliters to liters (show work)Formula:cL x 0.01 = LCalculations:125 cL x 0.01 = 1.25 LResult:125 cL is equal to 1.25 L

Task: Convert 4 liters to centiliters (show work)Formula:L x 100 = cLCalculations:4 L x 100 = 400 cLResult:4 L is equal to 400 cL

For quick reference purposes, below are conversion tables that you can use to convert from cL to L, and L to cL.

centiliters (cL) | liters (L) |
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1 cL | 0.01 L |

2 cL | 0.02 L |

3 cL | 0.03 L |

4 cL | 0.04 L |

5 cL | 0.05 L |

6 cL | 0.06 L |

7 cL | 0.07 L |

8 cL | 0.08 L |

9 cL | 0.09 L |

10 cL | 0.1 L |

50 cL | 0.5 L |

100 cL | 1 L |

125 cL | 1.25 L |

250 cL | 2.5 L |

500 cL | 5 L |

750 cL | 7.5 L |

1,000 cL | 10 L |

2,000 cL | 20 L |

3,000 cL | 30 L |

liters (L) | centiliters (cL) |
---|---|

0.01 L | 1 cL |

0.1 L | 10 cL |

1 L | 100 cL |

2 L | 200 cL |

3 L | 300 cL |

4 L | 400 cL |

5 L | 500 cL |

6 L | 600 cL |

7 L | 700 cL |

8 L | 800 cL |

9 L | 900 cL |

10 L | 1,000 cL |

15 L | 1,500 cL |

20 L | 2,000 cL |

25 L | 2,500 cL |

30 L | 3,000 cL |

35 L | 3,500 cL |

40 L | 4,000 cL |

50 L | 5,000 cL |

The following is a list of definitions relating to conversions between centiliters and liters.

A centiliter is a unit of volume in the Metric System. The symbol for centiliter is cL. There are 100 centiliters in a liter. The International spelling is centilitre.

A liter is a unit of volume in the Metric System. The symbol for liter is L. There are 1,000 milliliters in a liter and 1,000 liters in a kiloliter. The International spelling is litre.

There are 100 centiliters in a liter.

There are 0.01 liters in a centiliter.

This table provides a summary of the Volume units within their respective measurement systems.

Unit | Symbol | Measurement System | Description |
---|---|---|---|

milliliters | mL | Metric System | 1000 mL = 1 L |

centiliters | cL | Metric System | 100 cL = 1 L, 1 cL = 10 mL |

deciliters | dL | Metric System | 10 dL = 1 L, 1 dL = 10 cL |

liters | L | Metric System | 1 L = 1000 mL, 100 cL, 10 dL |

hectoliters | hL | Metric System | 1 hL = 100 L |

kiloliters | kL | Metric System | 1 kL = 1000 L |