# How Many Grams Is A Cup

When following a **recipe**, we usually find that ingredients are measured in **cups**, quite a subjective measurement depending on the cup we use. That's why it's useful to know** the equivalent of every ingredient in cups** with another measurement so we can calculate with precision. That's why oneHowTo.com would like to explain **how many grams are in a cup**.

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## How many grams in a cup : Flour

When talking about a **cup of flour**, we are referring to 120 grams or 4.2 oz of this ingredient. So, if you want to add more than one, we should multiply the number of cups by this quantity.

## How many grams in a cup:Sugar

The answer to the equivalent to a **cup of sugar** is 200 grams or 7 oz, in the case of white or brown sugar. However, if it's **icing or castor sugar**, it will be 110 grams or 3.8 oz to every cup.

## How many grams in a cup: Butter

**Cups of butter or margarine** are equivalent to 225 grams or 7.9 oz and are normally referred to at room temperature, not melted.

## How many grams in a cup: Rice

In the case of recipes asking for **cups of rice**, they should weigh 185 grams or 6.5 oz raw and, in the case of boiled rice, it will refer to 175 grams or 6.2 oz.

## How many grams in a cup: Liquids

Now, we'll also explain some equivalences for liquid measurements in cups:

- **1 cup of oil**: 200 ml or cc

- **1 cup of water**: 250 ml or cc, which is also equivalent to 250 gr.

- **1 cup of milk**: 245 ml or cc

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