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Menthyl acetate is a colourless clear liquid with the characteristic odour of an aromatic compound. Its freezing point is below -20 °C and its boiling point is 229.9 °C. The dynamic viscosity of the substance is 3.95 mPa · s at 23 °C. The substance has a relative density of 0.925, a water solubility of 17 mg/L and a log Kow of 4.0 at 20 °C. The vapour pressure is 26 Pa at 25 °C. The flash point of the substance at 1013 hPa is 89 °C and the auto-ignition temperature is 280 ± 5 °C at standard atmospheric pressure. Menthyl acetate is non-explosive and non-oxidising.