Soil dry density

A typical average value of the soil dry density for central European soil is 1400 kg/m$^3$. Other typical values of dry density for different types of soil are listed:

Dirt, loose dry1220
Dirt, loose moist1250
Loam1280
Sand, dry1555
Clay, dry1600
Gravel, dry1680
Mud, flowing1730
Clay, wet1760
Mud, steady1840
Sand, wet1905
Gravel, wet2000
Rock, well blasted2480
Limestone2560

Symbol
$d_{soil}$
Unit
kg/m$^3$
Used in
$\delta _{soil}$