Depending on the type, an average cucumber is about 8 inches long and weighs about 11 ounces (0.6875 pounds). Half a cup of peeled, sliced, or chopped cucumber is equal to one medium-sized cucumber. There are 45 calories, 11 grammes of carbs, 2 grammes of fibre, and 2 grammes of protein in a medium cucumber.
There are three main uses for cucumbers: slicing, pickling, and just for fun. Most cucumbers that can be sliced are between 6 and 9 inches long. Pickling cucumbers are usually 2 to 7 ounces and 3 to 6 inches long. Novelty cucumbers, like the English cucumber, grow to be 1 to 2 feet long and 1.5 to 2 inches wide. They usually weigh 10 to 14 ounces.