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Lumber - Weights

Weights of green, kiln dried and pressure treated lumber boards

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Lumber dimensions - inches vs. mm

The density and weight of lumber varies with the water or moisture content in the wood. Typical weights for green, kiln dried and pressure treated lumber boards are indicated in the tables below.  

Note that nominal dimensions are not the same as actual lumber dimensions.

Green Lumber Boards

Weight (lb)
Nominal
Dimension
(in x in)
Length (ft)
8101216
2 x 4 13 17 20 27
4 x 4 29 36 43 58
4 x 6 43 54 65 86
4 x 8 58 72 86 115
4 x 10 72 90 108 144
4 x 12 86 108 130 173
6 x 6 65 81 97 130

Kiln Dried Lumber Boards

Weight (lb)
Nominal
Dimension
(in x in)
Length (ft)
8101216
2 x 4 11 13 16 21
2 x 6 16 20 24 32
2 x 8 21 27 32 43
2 x 10 27 33 40 53
2 x 12 32 40 48 64

Pressure Treated Lumber Boards

Pressure treated with chemical preservatives.

Weight (lb)
Nominal
Dimension
(in x in)
Length (ft)
8101216
2 x 4 17 21 26 34
2 x 6 26 32 38 51
2 x 8 35 44 53 70
2 x 10 44 55 66 88
2 x 12 53 66 79 106
4 x 4 38 48 58 77
4 x 6 56 70 84 112
4 x 8 75 93 112 149
4 x10 93 117 140 187
4 x 12 112 140 168 224
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