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 = L Calculations: 125 cL x 0.01 = 1.25 L Result: 125 cL is equal to 1.25 L
Task: Convert 4 liters to centiliters (show work) Formula: L x 100 = cL Calculations: 4 L x 100 = 400 cL Result: 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)|
|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.
|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|