need to be aware of their
pools capacity as the information will be used such as when
purchasing equipment and chemicals. The holding capacity of aboveground
pools or already made fiber glass pools is normally given by the
manufacturer. It is vital that any pool owner knows the capacity of
How Can Pool Capacity be
most accurate and easiest way to calculate pool capacity is to use a
pool capacity calculator that is available online. The online
calculators will require the lengths of the pool and you will be able
to select your pools shape. Make sure you use the right shape as this
will make a difference in the final capacity of the pool.
capacity of the pool will normally be calculated into gallons by this
can easily be converted. If your pools shape is varied then it is
recommended that you use the free form pool shape option. This option
will determine your pools capacity by first calculating the pools
surface area and then use the surface area to determine the pools
The following video will show you how to
determine the volume of your pool:
Another option would be to use an online pool volume calculator. The
type of calculator that you are going to use would depend on the shape
of your pool.
The shapes of pools that are available from the calculator recommended
below are: Rectangular Pools, Circular Pools, Oval Pools and Free-Form
The reason why there are different calculators is for the
different shapes of pool is because a different formula would be used
depending on the shape of the pool.
The pool capacity calculator that I recommend is: pool
It is very simple to fill in and it gives the capacity of your pool
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