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BrewBlog Reference
Typical CO2 Saturation by Style (in volumes)
English Ales 1.5 - 2.0   European Lagers 2.2 - 2.7
Stout/Porter 1.7 - 2.3   American Ales/Lagers 2.2 - 2.7
Belgian Ales 1.9 - 2.4   Lambic 2.4 - 2.8
Wheat Beer 3.3 - 4.5   Fruit Lambic 3.0 - 4.5

A very special thanks to Dennis Collins, inventor of the HERMIT Brewery, for the information presented here. It is derived from his very complete Carbonation Chart Excel spreadsheet. Also thanks to the Powers Home Brewery for the C02 volume ranges.

Pressure (PSI)
(°F) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
30 1.82 1.92 2.03 2.14 2.23 2.36 2.48 2.60 2.70 2.82 2.93 3.02 3.13 3.24 3.35 3.46 3.57 3.67 3.78 3.89 4.00 4.11 4.22 4.33 4.44 4.55 4.66 4.77 4.87 4.98
31 1.78 1.88 2.00 2.10 2.20 2.31 2.42 2.54 2.65 2.76 2.86 2.96 3.07 3.17 3.28 3.39 3.50 3.60 3.71 3.82 3.93 4.03 4.14 4.25 4.35 4.46 4.57 4.68 4.78 4.89
32 1.75 1.85 1.95 2.05 2.15 2.27 2.38 2.48 2.59 2.70 2.80 2.90 3.00 3.11 3.21 3.31 3.42 3.52 3.63 3.73 3.84 3.94 4.04 4.15 4.25 4.36 4.46 4.57 4.67 4.77
33 1.71 1.81 1.91 2.01 2.10 2.23 2.33 2.43 2.53 2.63 2.74 2.84 2.96 3.06 3.15 3.25 3.35 3.46 3.56 3.66 3.76 3.87 3.97 4.07 4.18 4.28 4.38 4.48 4.59 4.69
34 1.68 1.78 1.86 1.97 2.06 2.18 2.28 2.38 2.48 2.58 2.69 2.79 2.90 3.00 3.09 3.19 3.29 3.39 3.49 3.59 3.69 3.79 3.90 4.00 4.10 4.20 4.30 4.40 4.50 4.60
35 1.63 1.73 1.83 1.93 2.02 2.14 2.24 2.34 2.43 2.52 2.63 2.73 2.83 2.93 3.02 3.12 3.22 3.32 3.42 3.52 3.62 3.72 3.82 3.92 4.01 4.11 4.21 4.31 4.41 4.51
36 1.60 1.69 1.79 1.88 1.98 2.09 2.19 2.29 2.38 2.47 2.57 2.67 2.77 2.86 2.96 3.05 3.15 3.24 3.34 3.43 3.53 3.63 3.72 3.82 3.92 4.01 4.11 4.21 4.30 4.40
37 1.55 1.65 1.74 1.84 1.94 2.04 2.14 2.24 2.33 2.42 2.52 2.62 2.71 2.80 2.90 3.00 3.09 3.18 3.27 3.37 3.46 3.56 3.65 3.75 3.84 3.94 4.03 4.13 4.22 4.32
38 1.52 1.61 1.71 1.80 1.90 2.00 2.10 2.20 2.29 2.38 2.48 2.57 2.66 2.75 2.85 2.94 3.03 3.12 3.21 3.30 3.40 3.49 3.59 3.68 3.77 3.87 3.96 4.06 4.15 4.24
39 1.49 1.58 1.67 1.77 1.86 1.96 2.06 2.15 2.25 2.34 2.43 2.52 2.61 2.70 2.80 2.89 2.98 3.07 3.16 3.25 3.34 3.44 3.53 3.62 3.71 3.81 3.90 3.99 4.08 4.18
40 1.47 1.56 1.65 1.74 1.83 1.92 2.01 2.10 2.20 2.30 2.39 2.47 2.56 2.65 2.75 2.84 2.93 3.01 3.10 3.19 3.28 3.37 3.46 3.55 3.64 3.73 3.82 3.91 4.01 4.10
41 1.43 1.52 1.61 1.70 1.79 1.88 1.97 2.06 2.16 2.25 2.34 2.43 2.52 2.60 2.70 2.79 2.88 2.96 3.05 3.14 3.23 3.32 3.41 3.50 3.59 3.68 3.77 3.86 3.95 4.04
42 1.39 1.48 1.57 1.66 1.75 1.85 1.94 2.02 2.12 2.21 2.30 2.39 2.48 2.56 2.65 2.74 2.83 2.91 3.00 3.09 3.18 3.26 3.35 3.44 3.53 3.62 3.70 3.79 3.88 3.97
43 1.37 1.46 1.54 1.63 1.72 1.81 1.90 1.99 2.08 2.17 2.26 2.34 2.43 2.52 2.61 2.69 2.78 2.86 2.95 3.04 3.13 3.21 3.30 3.39 3.47 3.56 3.65 3.74 3.82 3.91
44 1.35 1.43 1.52 1.60 1.69 1.78 1.87 1.95 2.04 2.13 2.22 2.30 2.39 2.47 2.56 2.64 2.73 2.81 2.90 2.99 3.07 3.10 3.24 3.33 3.41 3.50 3.58 3.67 3.76 3.84
45 1.32 1.41 1.49 1.58 1.66 1.75 1.84 1.91 2.00 2.08 2.17 2.26 2.34 2.42 2.51 2.60 2.69 2.77 2.86 2.94 3.02 3.11 3.19 3.28 3.36 3.45 3.53 3.62 3.70 3.79
46 1.28 1.37 1.45 1.54 1.62 1.71 1.80 1.88 1.96 2.04 2.13 2.22 2.30 2.38 2.47 2.55 2.64 2.72 2.81 2.89 2.98 3.06 3.15 3.23 3.31 3.40 3.48 3.57 3.65 3.74
47 1.26 1.34 1.42 1.51 1.59 1.68 1.76 1.84 1.92 2.00 2.09 2.18 2.26 2.34 2.42 2.50 2.59 2.67 2.76 2.84 2.93 3.02 3.09 3.18 3.26 3.35 3.43 3.51 3.60 3.68
48 1.23 1.31 1.39 1.48 1.56 1.65 1.73 1.81 1.89 1.96 2.05 2.14 2.22 2.30 2.38 2.46 2.54 2.62 2.71 2.79 2.88 2.96 3.04 3.13 3.21 3.30 3.38 3.46 3.54 3.63
49 1.21 1.29 1.37 1.45 1.53 1.62 1.70 1.79 1.86 1.93 2.01 2.10 2.18 2.25 2.34 2.42 2.50 2.58 2.67 2.75 2.83 2.91 3.00 3.07 3.15 3.23 3.31 3.39 3.47 3.56
50 1.18 1.26 1.34 1.42 1.50 1.59 1.66 1.74 1.82 1.90 1.98 2.06 2.14 2.21 2.30 2.38 2.46 2.54 2.62 2.70 2.78 2.86 2.94 3.02 3.10 3.17 3.25 3.33 3.41 3.49
51 1.18 1.26 1.34 1.42 1.49 1.57 1.64 1.71 1.79 1.87 1.95 2.02 2.10 2.18 2.26 2.34 2.42 2.49 2.57 2.65 2.74 2.82 2.90 2.97 3.05 3.13 3.19 3.27 3.34 3.42
52 1.16 1.23 1.31 1.39 1.46 1.54 1.61 1.68 1.76 1.84 1.92 1.99 2.06 2.14 2.22 2.30 2.38 2.45 2.53 2.61 2.68 2.76 2.84 2.92 3.00 3.06 3.13 3.22 3.30 3.37
53 1.14 1.21 1.29 1.36 1.44 1.51 1.59 1.66 1.74 1.81 1.89 1.96 2.03 2.10 2.18 2.26 2.34 2.41 2.49 2.57 2.64 2.71 2.79 2.86 2.94 3.01 3.09 3.16 3.24 3.31
54 1.12 1.19 1.27 1.34 1.41 1.49 1.56 1.63 1.71 1.78 1.86 1.93 2.00 2.07 2.15 2.22 2.30 2.37 2.45 2.52 2.59 2.66 2.74 2.81 2.89 2.96 3.04 3.10 3.17 3.24
55 1.10 1.17 1.24 1.31 1.39 1.46 1.53 1.60 1.68 1.75 1.82 1.89 1.97 2.04 2.12 2.18 2.26 2.33 2.40 2.47 2.54 2.62 2.69 2.76 2.83 2.89 2.97 3.04 3.11 3.18
56 1.07 1.15 1.22 1.29 1.36 1.43 1.50 1.57 1.65 1.72 1.79 1.86 1.93 2.00 2.08 2.15 2.22 2.29 2.36 2.43 2.50 2.57 2.64 2.71 2.78 2.85 2.92 2.99 3.06 3.13
57 1.05 1.12 1.19 1.26 1.33 1.40 1.47 1.54 1.62 1.70 1.77 1.83 1.90 1.97 2.04 2.11 2.18 2.25 2.32 2.39 2.46 2.53 2.60 2.66 2.73 2.80 2.87 2.94 3.00 3.08
58 1.03 1.10 1.17 1.24 1.30 1.37 1.44 1.51 1.59 1.67 1.74 1.80 1.87 1.94 2.01 2.08 2.15 2.21 2.28 2.35 2.42 2.48 2.55 2.62 2.69 2.75 2.82 2.88 2.95 3.02
59 1.02 1.09 1.16 1.22 1.29 1.36 1.43 1.49 1.56 1.64 1.71 1.77 1.84 1.91 1.98 2.04 2.11 2.17 2.24 2.31 2.38 2.43 2.50 2.57 2.64 2.70 2.77 2.84 2.91 2.97
60 1.01 1.08 1.15 1.21 1.28 1.34 1.41 1.47 1.54 1.62 1.68 1.75 1.82 1.88 1.95 2.01 2.08 2.14 2.21 2.27 2.34 2.40 2.47 2.53 2.60 2.66 2.73 2.79 2.86 2.92
61 0.99 1.05 1.12 1.18 1.24 1.31 1.37 1.44 1.50 1.57 1.63 1.69 1.76 1.82 1.89 1.95 2.02 2.08 2.14 2.21 2.27 2.34 2.40 2.47 2.53 2.59 2.66 2.72 2.79 2.85
62 0.96 1.02 1.09 1.15 1.21 1.27 1.34 1.40 1.46 1.53 1.59 1.65 1.71 1.78 1.84 1.90 1.97 2.03 2.09 2.15 2.22 2.28 2.34 2.41 2.47 2.53 2.59 2.66 2.72 2.78
63 0.93 0.99 1.06 1.12 1.18 1.24 1.30 1.36 1.42 1.49 1.55 1.61 1.67 1.73 1.79 1.85 1.92 1.98 2.04 2.10 2.16 2.22 2.28 2.35 2.41 2.47 2.53 2.59 2.65 2.71
64 0.91 0.97 1.03 1.09 1.15 1.21 1.27 1.33 1.39 1.45 1.51 1.57 1.63 1.69 1.75 1.81 1.87 1.93 1.99 2.05 2.11 2.17 2.23 2.29 2.35 2.41 2.47 2.52 2.58 2.64
65 0.88 0.94 1.00 1.06 1.11 1.17 1.23 1.29 1.35 1.41 1.46 1.52 1.58 1.64 1.70 1.76 1.82 1.87 1.93 1.99 2.05 2.11 2.17 2.23 2.28 2.34 2.40 2.46 2.52 2.58
66 0.85 0.91 0.97 1.02 1.08 1.14 1.20 1.25 1.31 1.37 1.42 1.48 1.54 1.59 1.65 1.71 1.77 1.82 1.88 1.94 1.99 2.05 2.11 2.16 2.22 2.28 2.34 2.39 2.45 2.51
67 0.83 0.88 0.94 0.99 1.05 1.10 1.16 1.22 1.27 1.33 1.38 1.44 1.49 1.55 1.60 1.66 1.72 1.77 1.83 1.88 1.94 1.99 2.05 2.10 2.16 2.22 2.27 2.33 2.38 2.44
68 0.80 0.85 0.91 0.96 1.02 1.07 1.12 1.18 1.23 1.29 1.34 1.39 1.45 1.50 1.56 1.61 1.67 1.72 1.77 1.83 1.88 1.94 1.99 2.04 2.10 2.15 2.21 2.26 2.32 2.37
69 0.77 0.83 0.88 0.93 0.98 1.04 1.09 1.14 1.19 1.25 1.30 1.35 1.40 1.46 1.51 1.56 1.62 1.67 1.72 1.77 1.83 1.88 1.93 1.98 2.04 2.09 2.14 2.20 2.25 2.30
70 0.75 0.80 0.85 0.90 0.95 1.00 1.05 1.10 1.16 1.21 1.26 1.31 1.36 1.41 1.46 1.51 1.57 1.62 1.67 1.72 1.77 1.82 1.87 1.92 1.98 2.03 2.08 2.13 2.18 2.23

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