A helpful dirt estimator and cubic yard calculator to help you get an idea of how much material you might need for your job. You can use these to calculate dirt fill, sand, gravel, topsoil and most other types of fill construction material. These numbers can be helpful when you are trying to determine things like fill dirt prices for your project, the cost of gravel, top soil price, asphalt pricing, concrete costs and the like.
If you’re asking the question, how much dirt do I need? This is the webpage for you.
It’s important to understand the background to calculating volume. In essence you are arriving at the volume capacity of a space, this could be anything from a swimming pool to a driveway. To formulate this calculation you will need the width, length and height of the space you are working to. Our calculator is a cubic yard calculator.
We also have some other useful calculators, Conversion Tables, this calculator will convert any unit of measurement for you. Our Concrete Cubic Yard Calculator is specifically designed for calculating concrete cubic yardage.
As a guide to the cubic feet calculator remember:
27 cubic feet in one cubic yard (3’ x 3’ x 3’)
46,656 cubic inches in one cubic yard (36” x 36” x 36”)
Basic Cubic Yard Calculator
Cubic Yard Calculator and Dirt Estimator
This calculator allows for circular and more complex landscaping designs.