You can rapidly convert between **grams**, the fundamental unit of **weight **(**mass**) in the metric system, and **teaspoons**, a measure of volume commonly used in cooking, with our **Grams to Teaspoons Converter**. Are you curious about the sugar content of a teaspoon? Do you know how many teaspoons a tablespoon contains? What should you do if a pancake recipe calls for baking powder in grams, but you prefer teaspoons? Scroll down to learn more about **Grams to Teaspoons Calculator**, or have a look at the conversion table for fourteen common teaspoon components.

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## Grams and Teaspoons – What are they?

The gram is a unit of mass or weight that is most commonly used in the centimeter-gram-second **measuring system **(see International System of Units). The mass of one cubic centimetre of pure water at 4°C (39.2°F), the temperature at which water reaches its maximum density under typical terrestrial pressures, is nearly identical (originally supposed to be equal; see metric system). The **kilogram **(kg) is now defined in terms of Planck’s constant, while the gram is defined as 0.001 kg. Under normal gravity, a gram of force equals the weight of a gram of mass. See our Gravitational Force Calculator for better understanding.

A **teaspoon **is a cutlery piece. It’s a little spoon that may be used to stir or measure volume in a cup of tea or coffee. The size of a teaspoon varies between 2.5 and 7.3 mL. (0.088 to 0.257 imp fl oz; 0.085 to 0.247 US fl oz). A teaspoonful is specified as 5 mL (0.18 imp fl oz; 0.17 US fl oz) for cooking and, more significantly, for medicinal administration, and standard measuring spoons are used. A teaspoon (or “teaspoonful”) is a cooking measure of **volume **commonly used in cooking recipes and pharmaceutic medical prescriptions in various countries. It is abbreviated in English as tsp. Or, less commonly, as **t**., **ts**., or **tspn**. The abbreviation is never capitalized because a capital letter is usually reserved for the bigger tablespoon.

## Grams to Teaspoons Conversion Table

Weight | Water | Milk | Cooking Oil | All Purpose Flour | Granulated Sugar |

1 g | 0.202884 tsp | 0.196975 tsp | 0.23055 tsp | 0.383524 tsp | 0.289834 tsp |

2 g | 0.405768 tsp | 0.39395 tsp | 0.4611 tsp | 0.767048 tsp | 0.579669 tsp |

3 g | 0.608652 tsp | 0.590925 tsp | 0.69165 tsp | 1.1506 tsp | 0.869503 tsp |

4 g | 0.811537 tsp | 0.7879 tsp | 0.922201 tsp | 1.5341 tsp | 1.1593 tsp |

5 g | 1.0144 tsp | 0.984874 tsp | 1.1528 tsp | 1.9176 tsp | 1.4492 tsp |

6 g | 1.2173 tsp | 1.1818 tsp | 1.3833 tsp | 2.3011 tsp | 1.739 tsp |

7 g | 1.4202 tsp | 1.3788 tsp | 1.6139 tsp | 2.6847 tsp | 2.0288 tsp |

8 g | 1.6231 tsp | 1.5758 tsp | 1.8444 tsp | 3.0682 tsp | 2.3187 tsp |

9 g | 1.826 tsp | 1.7728 tsp | 2.075 tsp | 3.4517 tsp | 2.6085 tsp |

10 g | 2.0288 tsp | 1.9697 tsp | 2.3055 tsp | 3.8352 tsp | 2.8983 tsp |

11 g | 2.2317 tsp | 2.1667 tsp | 2.5361 tsp | 4.2188 tsp | 3.1882 tsp |

12 g | 2.4346 tsp | 2.3637 tsp | 2.7666 tsp | 4.6023 tsp | 3.478 tsp |

13 g | 2.6375 tsp | 2.5607 tsp | 2.9972 tsp | 4.9858 tsp | 3.7678 tsp |

14 g | 2.8404 tsp | 2.7576 tsp | 3.2277 tsp | 5.3693 tsp | 4.0577 tsp |

15 g | 3.0433 tsp | 2.9546 tsp | 3.4583 tsp | 5.7529 tsp | 4.3475 tsp |

16 g | 3.2461 tsp | 3.1516 tsp | 3.6888 tsp | 6.1364 tsp | 4.6374 tsp |

17 g | 3.449 tsp | 3.3486 tsp | 3.9194 tsp | 6.5199 tsp | 4.9272 tsp |

18 g | 3.6519 tsp | 3.5455 tsp | 4.1499 tsp | 6.9034 tsp | 5.217 tsp |

19 g | 3.8548 tsp | 3.7425 tsp | 4.3805 tsp | 7.287 tsp | 5.5069 tsp |

20 g | 4.0577 tsp | 3.9395 tsp | 4.611 tsp | 7.6705 tsp | 5.7967 tsp |

21 g | 4.2606 tsp | 4.1365 tsp | 4.8416 tsp | 8.054 tsp | 6.0865 tsp |

22 g | 4.4635 tsp | 4.3334 tsp | 5.0721 tsp | 8.4375 tsp | 6.3764 tsp |

23 g | 4.6663 tsp | 4.5304 tsp | 5.3027 tsp | 8.821 tsp | 6.6662 tsp |

24 g | 4.8692 tsp | 4.7274 tsp | 5.5332 tsp | 9.2046 tsp | 6.956 tsp |

25 g | 5.0721 tsp | 4.9244 tsp | 5.7638 tsp | 9.5881 tsp | 7.2459 tsp |

26 g | 5.275 tsp | 5.1213 tsp | 5.9943 tsp | 9.9716 tsp | 7.5357 tsp |

27 g | 5.4779 tsp | 5.3183 tsp | 6.2249 tsp | 10.36 tsp | 7.8255 tsp |

28 g | 5.6808 tsp | 5.5153 tsp | 6.4554 tsp | 10.74 tsp | 8.1154 tsp |

29 g | 5.8836 tsp | 5.7123 tsp | 6.686 tsp | 11.12 tsp | 8.4052 tsp |

30 g | 6.0865 tsp | 5.9092 tsp | 6.9165 tsp | 11.51 tsp | 8.695 tsp |

31 g | 6.2894 tsp | 6.1062 tsp | 7.1471 tsp | 11.89 tsp | 8.9849 tsp |

32 g | 6.4923 tsp | 6.3032 tsp | 7.3776 tsp | 12.27 tsp | 9.2747 tsp |

33 g | 6.6952 tsp | 6.5002 tsp | 7.6082 tsp | 12.66 tsp | 9.5645 tsp |

34 g | 6.8981 tsp | 6.6971 tsp | 7.8387 tsp | 13.04 tsp | 9.8544 tsp |

35 g | 7.1009 tsp | 6.8941 tsp | 8.0693 tsp | 13.42 tsp | 10.14 tsp |

36 g | 7.3038 tsp | 7.0911 tsp | 8.2998 tsp | 13.81 tsp | 10.43 tsp |

37 g | 7.5067 tsp | 7.2881 tsp | 8.5304 tsp | 14.19 tsp | 10.72 tsp |

38 g | 7.7096 tsp | 7.485 tsp | 8.7609 tsp | 14.57 tsp | 11.01 tsp |

39 g | 7.9125 tsp | 7.682 tsp | 8.9915 tsp | 14.96 tsp | 11.3 tsp |

40 g | 8.1154 tsp | 7.879 tsp | 9.222 tsp | 15.34 tsp | 11.59 tsp |

## Common Ingredients Conversion Table

### Butter

Cups | Tablespoons | Ounces | Grams |

1/4 cup | 4 tbsp | 2oz | 57g |

1/3 cup | 5 tbsp + 1 tbsp | 2.67 oz | 76g |

1 cup | 16 tbsp | 8 oz | 227g |

### Flour/sifted

Cups | Tablespoons | Ounces | Grams |

1/4 cup | 4 Tbsp | 1.06 oz / 0.95 oz | 30g / 27g |

1/3 cup | 5 Tbsp + 1 tsp | 1.41 oz / 1.23 oz | 40g / 35g |

1/2 cup | 8 Tbsp | 2.12 oz / 1.94 oz | 60g / 55g |

1 cup | 16 Tbsp | 4.24 oz / 3.88 oz | 120g / 110g |

### Granulated sugar

Cups | Tablespoons | Ounces | Grams |

1/4 cup | 4 Tbsp | 1.76 oz | 50g |

1/3 cup | 5 Tbsp + 1 tsp | 2.29 oz | 65g |

1/2 cup | 8 Tbsp | 3.5 oz | 100g |

1 cup | 16 Tbsp | 7 oz | 200g |

### Brown sugar/ Firmly packed

Cups | Tablespoons | Ounces | Grams |

1/4 cup | 4 Tbsp | 1.59 oz | 45g |

1/3 cup | 5 Tbsp + 1 tsp | 2.12 oz | 60g |

1/2 cup | 8 Tbsp | 3.2 oz | 90g |

1 cup | 16 Tbsp | 6.4 oz | 180g |

### Water

Cups | Tablespoons | Ounces | Grams |

1/4 cup | 4 Tbsp | 2 oz | 57g |

1/3 cup | 5 Tbsp + 1 tsp | 2.67 oz | 76g |

1/2 cup | 8 Tbsp | 4 oz | 114g |

1 cup | 16 Tbsp | 8 oz | 227g |

## Grams and Other Units

The relationship between **mass **and **weight **is complex. For example, the earth’s gravitational attraction on an item is measured by its weight. As a result, an object’s weight in space is smaller than its weight on the planet’s surface. The mass of the item, however, does not change. Therefore, mass and weight can be used interchangeably on the planet’s surface. The **gram** is the metric system’s fundamental unit of mass. For example, when water is put into a box that is 1 cm long on all sides, the mass of the water is 1 gram.

1 gram is equal to the weight of water in the package.

The prefixes for the units of mass and length in the metric system are the same.

Units of mass | Metrics in grams |

1 Kilogram (kg) | 1000 g |

1 hectogram (hg) | 100 g |

1 decagram (dag) | 10 g |

1 gram (g) | 1 g |

1 decigram (dg) | 0.1 g |

1 centigram (cg) | 0.01 g |

1 milligram (mg) | 0.001 g |

When converting between mass units, the decimal point is moved to the right or left in the metric system. The decimal point to be moved how many places and in which direction is determined by listing the units from greatest to smallest.

## Grams to Teaspoons Formula

Divide the weight by **4.928922** times the density of the substance or material to convert a gram measurement to a teaspoon measurement. To convert, use the following formula:

Teaspoons \; =\frac {Grams} {4.928922\times Ingredient \;density}

As a result, the weight in teaspoons equals the grams divided by 4.928922 times the component or material’s **density**. To measure culinary materials, both grams and teaspoons are widely employed. Most chefs recommend measuring dry ingredients by weight rather than volume in cooking applications to increase measurement accuracy. Dry ingredient density can vary according to various factors, including compaction.

## Teaspoon to Grams Formula

Multiply the volume of a teaspoon by 4.928922 times the density of the substance or material to get a gram measurement. To convert, use the following formula:

Grams = Teaspoons \times 4.928922 \times Ingredient\; density

## Grams to Teaspoons Calculator – How to Use?

Conversions from grams to teaspoons vary depending on the density of the components. Because a gram is a measure of weight and a teaspoon is a unit of **volume**, the conversion is not always straightforward. For example, sugars “4g” or “4 grams” appears when you slide down the label to total carbs. To convert grams to teaspoons, you’ll need one crucial piece of information. One teaspoon contains four grams of sugar. The nutrition data round this value down to four grams because 4.2 grams equals a teaspoon.

## Grams to Teaspoons Calculator – Example

For an ingredient having a density of 0.7 g/mL, for example, here’s how to convert 5 grams to teaspoons.

5 \; g = 5 \div (4.928922 \times 0.7) = 1.449172 \; tsp## FAQ

**How to convert grams to teaspoons?**

Divide the weight by 4.928922 times the density of the substance or material to convert a gram measurement to a teaspoon measurement. As a result, the weight in teaspoons equals the grams divided by 4.928922 times the component or material’s density.

**How many teaspoons are in a gram?**

1 gram equals 0.24 tsp

**Convert 10 grams to teaspoons?**

10 grams equals 2.25 tsp

**How much 16 teaspoons of butter is in grams?**

1 cup of butter has 226.8 grams and 16 Tbsp

**How many grams is a tsp of salt?**

One teaspoon has 6 grams of salt.