# How many pints are in 12 gallons

#### How many pints in a gallon?

The volume units' conversion factor of gallons to pints is 8.

1 Gallon = 8 pints (Fluid, Dry, US or UK)

This implies that there are 8 pints (fluid, dry, US or UK) in one gallon.

From the smallest to the largest units between a gallon and a pint, there are 2 pints in a quart and 4 quarts in a gallon. Therefore; 2 x 4 = 8 pints in a gallon.

Each type of a pint or gallon has different volume capacities. The dry pint is equal to 0.5506 liters and a dry gallon is equivalent to 4.4048 liters.

Definitions

A gallon is a unit of volume measurement in the US customary and imperial systems, abbreviated as "gal". There are two types of gallons in the US customary system and only one type in the imperial system.

A pint is a unit of volume measurement in the US customary and imperial systems abbreviated as "pt". Both pint and a gallon can be used for dry and fluid measurement in the US customary system. However, such distinction is not present in the imperial system.