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How much does a 5 gallon bottle of bottled water weigh?

40 pounds + weight of the bottle water is ~8 pounds per gallon density of water(d)= 1000kg/m^3 1 gallon=0.00379 cubic meters>5(0.00379)=0.01895m^3 density=mass/volume mass=volume(density) mass=(0.01895m^3)(1000kg/m^3)=18.95kg weight=(gravitational constant)(mass) weight=(9.8m/s^2)(18.95kg)=185.71Newto… so the weight of 5 gallons of water is 185.71N or 41.75lbs 20 kg. Go to the following site for summarized water dispenser buying guide: tinyurl(DOT)com/waterdispensersummary (Replace (DOT) …