Enter the total number of pounds produced and the total number of hours it took to produce them to determine the pounds per hour.

## Pounds Per Hour Formula

The following equation is used to calculate the pounds per hour.

P/Hr = GPM * 8.33 * 60

- Where P/Hr is the pounds per hour
- GPM is the gallons per minute

To calculate pounds per hour from GPM, multiply the gallons per minute by 499.8.

## Pounds Per Hour Definition

Pounds per hour are most often used to describe the total weight in pounds per hour of water flow.

## Pounds Per Hour Example

how to calculate pounds per hour?

**First, determine the total number of pounds produced.**Measure the total amount of pounds produced during the time period.

**Next, determine the total number of hours.**Measure the total number of labor hours it took to produce the pounds from step 1.

**Finally, calculate the pounds per hour.**Calculate the pounds per hour using the equatoin above.

## FAQ

**What is pounds per hour?**

Pounds per hour is a unit of measure of the total weight per time usually used to describe the rate of production of the weight of a product per hour of labor.