Depending upon your wheelbarrow size (i.e. 2 or

**3 cubic**feet per wheelbarrow load), it will take 9 to 14 full loads to equal**1 cubic**yard. The chart below shows how many full wheelbarrow loads it takes to equal the specified number of cubic yards. A**2 cubic**foot wheelbarrow typically has a shallow basin.Similarly, you may ask, how many Litres does a wheelbarrow hold?

But a well-sealed wheelbarrow can also be used to carry liquid such as water or compost tea, which is more easily measured in gallons or liters. The average 8-cubic-foot wheelbarrow can hold about

**60 gallons**or**227 liters**.What is the capacity of a wheelbarrow?

Standard Size. Wheelbarrows are available in a variety of volumes, typically from

**2 cubic feet**on up to much larger sizes such as**6 cubic feet**for a contractor-grade wheelbarrow. A typical garden variety wheelbarrow with a deep basin holds approximately**3 cubic feet**; the shallower ones typically hold**2 cubic feet**.