Want to move from units of barrels to cubic metres? Make your life easier with our barrel to cubic metre volume calculator for your conversions! More here.

**Cubic metres and barrels** are both quite large quantities of liquid capacity that are used in trading to measure both fluid and dry products. **Cubic metres** are slightly larger than barrels, and are used more formally as barrels are most popularly used for measuring beers and ales. View our other volume converters and use this **barrel to cubic metre converter** for volume calculations.

## How to use the Converter from Barrels to Metres Cubed?

Once you know the quantity of barrels you need to convert, enter it into the box above and click “convert” to get a rapid response from our **bbl – m³ calculator** that will give your new quantity in cubic metres. The opposite conversion would be to convert cubic metres to barrels.

## Formula to Convert bbl – m³

In mathematical terms, the equation for this **barrel to metre cubed conversion** is shown below should you need to know it or simply for general interest. A few examples would be that 8 bbl = 0.95 m³ and 55 bbl = 6.56 m³

**[number of] barrels x 0.119240471 = [number of] cubic metres**

## Uses for Barrels

**Barrels** are a measurement of volume used for trading beer and oil. In the United States beer barrels are more commonly known as kegs, with the unit of barrels being a more official way of defining the volume. Although, barrels can also be used for measuring dry quantities. Try out our **barrels to metres cubed converter**.

## Uses for Cubic Metres

Products such as water and wood are commonly measured in **cubic metres** for trading purposes as they are usually sold in large quantities. The cubic metre can be subdivided into the cubic centimetre and cubic millimetre as well as being multiplied into the cubic decametre. One metre cubed of concrete represents the world annual production of concrete per inhabitant. Use our **barrel – cubic metre calculator**.

### How many is 1 Barrel in Cubic Metres?

**0.12 Cubic Metres**

`(1bbl = 0.12m3)`

### How many are 2 Barrels in Cubic Metres?

**0.24 Cubic Metres**

`(2bbl = 0.24m3)`

### How many are 3 Barrels in Cubic Metres?

**0.36 Cubic Metres**

`(3bbl = 0.36m3)`

### How many are 4 Barrels in Cubic Metres?

**0.48 Cubic Metres**

`(4bbl = 0.48m3)`

### How many are 5 Barrels in Cubic Metres?

**0.6 Cubic Metres**

`(5bbl = 0.6m3)`

### How many are 10 Barrels in Cubic Metres?

**1.19 Cubic Metres**

`(10bbl = 1.19m3)`

### How many are 15 Barrels in Cubic Metres?

**1.79 Cubic Metres**

`(15bbl = 1.79m3)`

### How many are 20 Barrels in Cubic Metres?

**2.38 Cubic Metres**

`(20bbl = 2.38m3)`

### How many are 25 Barrels in Cubic Metres?

**2.98 Cubic Metres**

`(25bbl = 2.98m3)`

### How many are 30 Barrels in Cubic Metres?

**3.58 Cubic Metres**

`(30bbl = 3.58m3)`

### How many are 50 Barrels in Cubic Metres?

**5.96 Cubic Metres**

`(50bbl = 5.96m3)`

### How many are 100 Barrels in Cubic Metres?

**11.92 Cubic Metres**

`(100bbl = 11.92m3)`

### How many are 200 Barrels in Cubic Metres?

**23.85 Cubic Metres**

`(200bbl = 23.85m3)`

### How many are 500 Barrels in Cubic Metres?

**59.62 Cubic Metres**

`(500bbl = 59.62m3)`

### How many are 1000 Barrels in Cubic Metres?

**119.24 Cubic Metres**

`(1000bbl = 119.24m3)`