It's about thirty times as heavy as a Polar Bear.
In other words, 320.01 firkins is 25.3 times the weight of a Polar Bear, and the weight of a Polar Bear is 0.0395 times that amount.(Ursus maritimus) (adult, male)
An adult, male polar bear weighs between 12.6 firkins. Polar bears are so heavily insulated by their 9.9 cm (3.9 in) layer of blubber that they are often difficult to detect using infrared photography sensors.
It's about thirty times as heavy as a Grand Piano.
It's about thirty times as heavy as a Horse.
In other words, the weight of a Horse is 0.032 times 320.01 firkins.(Equus ferus caballus) (Arabian, adult)
n Arabian riding horse (or similar breed) weighs between 10 firkins. During races, horses must carry jockeys and their equipment, which in the Kentucky Derby, for example, can weigh up to 1.3 firkins.
It's about one-fiftieth as heavy as Christ the Redeemer (statue).
In other words, 320.01 firkins is 0.0206 times the weight of Christ the Redeemer (statue), and the weight of Christ the Redeemer (statue) is 48.5 times that amount.(a.k.a. O Cristo Redentor, a.k.a. Christo redemptor) (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Christ the Redeemer weighs 15,600 firkins. The statue overlooks the city of Rio de Janeiro from atop the 709.9-meter (2,329 ft) granite peak in the Tijuca Forest National Park.
It's about 50 times as heavy as a Pig.
In other words, the weight of a Pig is 0.019 times 320.01 firkins.(Domestic pig, Sus scrofa domesticus, a.k.a. S. domesticus) (adult)
Domestic pigs weigh between 6.1 firkins. The titular character "Babe the pig" in the 1995 family film was played by 48 different American Yorkshire piglets due to the length of filming and the rate at which piglets reach adulthood.
It's about 55 times as heavy as a cubic meter of Snow.
In other words, the weight of a cubic meter of Snow is 0.018 times 320.01 firkins.(Freshly fallen, standard conditions; measurements taken in Norway, 1965-68)
One cubic meter of freshly fallen snow under standard conditions weighs an average of 5.6 firkins. Assembled in 2008, the world record largest snowman was constructed of 140,000 firkins of snow and stood 37.21 m (122.1 ft) tall.
It's about 80 times as heavy as a Reindeer.
In other words, 320.01 firkins is 78.9 times the weight of a Reindeer, and the weight of a Reindeer is 0.0127 times that amount.(for Rangifer tarandus granti, adult, bull) (a.k.a. Caribou) ()Rangifer tarandus)
An adult, male reindeer weighs between 4.05 firkins. Reindeer undertake a lengthy annual migration, with some herds traveling up to 5,000 km.
To all those observing, Merry Christmas from the Measure of Things.