Dilution ratio calculator

Answers the question: How to find the dilution amount?

If you are diluting a liquid and want to end up with a certain amount, then this dilution calculator will help you. This dilution ratio calculator helps you figure out the amount of solute and the amount of solvent you need to get the desired dilution ratio.


Concentrate volume: 2.75
Water volume: 8.25

The dilution calculated here does not use any particular measurement unit. This means that you need to use the same measurement units for all the input fields, otherwise the dilution calculation will not be correct.

Our calculations

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Concentrate volume was calculated like this:

Water volume was calculated like this:

Variables used in this formula

fv = Final volume
dr = Dilution ratio (if 3:1, enter 3)