# What size microwave fits a 9×13?

1. ### What size microwave fits a 9×13?

2. An 11 dinner plate can fit in some compact models, but you’ll need a large capacity to fit a 9 x 13 baking dish. The National Kitchen and Bath Association recommend that microwave ovens operate on 750 to 1200 watts to cook effectively. Higher wattages cook your food more quickly and evenly.

3. ### Is 700 watts good for a microwave?

4. A 700- watts microwave is more than enough for basic cooking purposes, defrosting and reheating leftovers. If you have a cramped space and don’t want to bake, grill, or make complex recipes, you should go for a 700 watts microwave. It is also great for small families with limited space.

5. ### What is a normal size microwave?

6. Capacity can range from 1.0 to 2.2 cubic feet, with most landing between 1.2 to 1.6 cubic feet. Widths align with standard cabinet widths, usually 24, 27 or 30 inches. Height typically ranges from 17 to 22 inches. Depths range from roughly 20 to 25 inches with the door closed and 30 to 35 inches with the door open.

7. ### How do I know the cubic feet of my microwave?

8. Cubic feet are calculated by multiplying length times width times height in inches and dividing by 1,728. For a seamless built-in appearance, you can incorporate a trim kit with your countertop microwave.

9. ### How do you tell what size microwave you have?

10. The internal measurements of a microwave are stated in cubic feet. To determine cubic feet, one should multiply the microwave’s interior length by width by height, then divide this total by 1,728. So, a microwave that is 18 by 14 by 12 inches is 1.75 cubic feet in size.

11. ### How much space do you need around a combination microwave?

12. Microwaves need a gap of at least 15cm above and behind for ventilation. This is especially important for a combination microwave, as a lot of air is expelled when using the dual function.

13. ### What watt microwave do I need?

14. What microwave wattage do I need? When it comes to microwaves, wattage equals power. A 1,000-watt microwave will cook quickly and efficiently, so that’s a great baseline. Microwaves with 700 watts or less are slower and may not cook evenly.

15. ### Will a 700 watt microwave pop popcorn?

16. 700-1,000 Watts At this microwave power level, you can pop a bag of microwave popcorn, cook instant meals, reheat a casserole, cook raw meat thoroughly, defrost foods, and more.

17. ### How are microwave dimensions measured?

18. The external dimensions, measured in inches, tell you the overall size of the microwave and help you determine how much space you’ll need to accommodate your appliance. The internal dimensionsor capacitymeasured in cu. ft., indicate how much cooking space is available inside the microwave.

19. ### What is considered a medium sized microwave?

20. Size and Weight Typically, medium-sized microwave units are 24 inches (61cm) wide, 16 inches (40.6 cm) deep, and 14 inches (35.6) tall.

21. ### What size cabinet do you need for a 30 inch wall oven?

22. Standard kitchen ranges are typically around 30″ wide, but a wall oven of the same size needs a 33″ wide cabinet.

23. ### Are integrated microwaves a standard size?

24. Microwave sizes are fairly standardized with most over-the-range microwaves measuring around 30″ wide, 17″ high and 15″ to 18″ deep with the door closed. Built-in microwave sizes also tend to match standard cabinet dimensions.