# How heavy is a basketball in KG?

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## How much do basketballs weigh kg?

The official weight and size of an NBA basketball is 22 ounces (1.38 lbs or 0.62 kg) and 29.5 inches (75 cm) in circumference. There are quite a few other basketball sizes made for different leagues and age groups.

## How much do 6 basketballs weigh?

Size 6. Size 6 basketballs measure 28.5” and have a standard weight of 20 oz. Logically, size 6 balls are slightly smaller than size 7 basketballs, making them ideal for players with smaller hand spans.

## Does a basketball have mass?

Our results were as follows: mass of inflated ball = 590.3 g, mass of deflated ball = 586.3 g. Thus the mass of the enclosed air in the inflated basket- ball was 4.0 + 7.7 = 11.7 grams.

## What does a Junior basketball weigh?

Typically, a youth basketball is referred to as a size 5 basketball. It is about 27.5 inches in circumference (70 cm) and weighs around 20 ounces (1.25 pounds). Most kids up to 10 years old use this type of basketball. If need be, children eight years old and below use a smaller basketball.

## How grams are in a kilogram?

Kilograms to Grams conversion

1 kilogram (kg) is equal to 1000 grams (g).

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