Ton ConversionsUse this easy and mobile-friendly calculator to convert between Tons and other units of Weight.
1 Short Ton =
TonsA ton, also referred to as a short ton, is a unit of weight equal to 2,000 pounds. It is commonly used in the United States. Most other countries use the metric ton, or "tonne".
KilogramsThe kilogram, or kilogramme, is the base unit of weight in the Metric system. It is the approximate weight of a cube of water 10 centimeters on a side.
Common abbreviations: kg, kilo