The temperature converter above is a convenient tool that allows you to effortlessly convert temperatures between Celsius (°C), Fahrenheit (°F), Kelvin (K) and Rankine (°R).
To convert a temperature using our converter tool, simply enter the value in the designated input field for any of the four temperature units. Once you input the value, the converter will instantly calculate and display the converted temperatures in the remaining units. The results are rounded to two decimal places by default, providing a good balance between precision and readability. However, if you require higher precision, you can increase the decimal places up to six.
Below, you will find detailed instructions on how to convert between Celsius, Fahrenheit, Kelvin and Rankine temperature units. Additionally, you will find convenient links to separate conversion pages that provide specific converters and conversion tables for each unit. These dedicated pages offer in-depth information to assist you further in understanding and performing accurate temperature conversions. Simply follow the links provided to access the desired conversion pages, where you can utilize the specific converters and consult the detailed conversion tables for more comprehensive information.
How to convert Celsius to Fahrenheit?
To convert temperature from Celsius (°C) to Fahrenheit (°F), you can use the following formula:
Fahrenheit = (Celsius × 1.8) + 32
Here's a step-by-step guide to convert Celsius to Fahrenheit:
1. Take the temperature value in Celsius (°C) that you want to convert.
2. Multiply the Celsius temperature by 1.8 (which is 9/5).
3. Add 32 to the result.
The final value will be the temperature in Fahrenheit (°F).
For detailed instructions on how to convert from Celsius to Fahrenheit and to access conversion tables, please visit our Celsius to Fahrenheit page.
How to convert Fahrenheit to Celsius?
To convert temperature from Fahrenheit (°F) to Celsius (°C), you can use the following formula:
Celsius = (Fahrenheit - 32) / 1.8
Here's a step-by-step guide to convert Fahrenheit to Celsius:
1. Subtract 32 from the Fahrenheit temperature.
2. Divide the result by 1.8.
The final value will be the temperature in Celsius (°C).
For detailed instructions on how to convert from Fahrenheit to Celsius and to access conversion tables, please visit our Fahrenheit to Celsius page.
How to convert between Celsius and Kelvin?
Celsius to Kelvin:
To convert temperature from Celsius (°C) to Kelvin (K), you can use the following formula:
Kelvin = Celsius + 273.15
Here's a step-by-step guide to convert Celsius to Kelvin:
1. Take the temperature value in Celsius (°C) that you want to convert.
2. Add 273.15 to the Celsius temperature.
The final value will be the temperature in Kelvin (K).
Kelvin to Celsius:
To convert temperature from Kelvin (K) to Celsius (°C), you can use the following formula:
Celsius = Kelvin - 273.15
Here's a step-by-step guide to convert Kelvin to Celsius:
1. Take the temperature value in Kelvin (K) that you want to convert.
2. Subtract 273.15 from the Kelvin temperature.
The final value will be the temperature in Celsius (°C).
When converting between Celsius and Kelvin, adding or subtracting 273.15 is necessary due to the difference in their zero points. This conversion is commonly used in scientific and engineering applications.
For detailed instructions on how to convert between Celsius and Kelvin and to access conversion tables, please visit our Celsius to Kelvin page.
How to convert between Fahrenheit and Kelvin?
Fahrenheit to Kelvin:
To convert temperature from Fahrenheit (°F) to Kelvin (K), you can use the following formula:
Kelvin = (Fahrenheit + 459.67) / 1.8
Here's a step-by-step guide to convert Fahrenheit to Kelvin:
1. Take the temperature value in Fahrenheit (°F) that you want to convert.
2. Add 459.67 to the Fahrenheit temperature.
3. Divide the result by 1.8 (9/5).
The final value will be the temperature in Kelvin (K).
Kelvin to Fahrenheit:
To convert temperature from Kelvin (K) to Fahrenheit (°F), you can use the following formula:
Fahrenheit = (Kelvin × 1.8) - 459.67
Here's a step-by-step guide to convert Kelvin to Fahrenheit:
1. Take the temperature value in Kelvin (K) that you want to convert.
2. Multiply the Kelvin temperature by 1.8.
3. Subtract 459.67 from the result.
The final value will be the temperature in Fahrenheit (°F).
For detailed instructions on how to convert between Fahrenheit and Kelvin and to access conversion tables, please visit our Fahrenheit to Kelvin page.
How to convert between Celsius and Rankine?
Celsius to Rankine:
To convert temperature from Celsius (°C) to Rankine (°R), you can use the following formula:
Rankine = (Celsius * 1.8) + 491.67
Here's a step-by-step guide to convert Celsius to Rankine:
1. Take the temperature value in Celsius (°C) that you want to convert.
2. Multiply the Celsius temperature by 1.8 (9/5).
3. Add 491.67 to the result.
The final value will be the temperature in Rankine (°R).
For example, let's say you have a temperature of 25 degrees Celsius. To convert it to Rankine, you would perform the following calculation:
Rankine = (25 * 1.8) + 491.67
Rankine = 45 + 491.67
Rankine = 536.67
Rankine to Celsius:
To convert temperature from Rankine (°R) to Celsius (°C), you can use the following formula:
Celsius = (Rankine - 491.67) / 1.8
Here's a step-by-step guide to convert Rankine to Celsius:
1. Take the temperature value in Rankine (°R) that you want to convert.
2. Subtract 491.67 from the Rankine temperature.
3. Divide the result by 1.8.
The final value will be the temperature in Celsius (°C).
For instance, if you have a temperature of 600 Rankine, to convert it to Celsius, you would perform the following calculation:
Celsius = (600 - 491.67) / 1.8
Celsius = 108.33 / 1.8
Celsius = 60.18
When converting between Celsius and Rankine, these formulas consider the different zero points and temperature scales of the two units. The conversion is useful for scientific and engineering applications.
How to convert between Fahrenheit and Rankine?
Fahrenheit to Rankine:
To convert temperature from Fahrenheit (°F) to Rankine (°R), you can use the following formula:
Rankine = Fahrenheit + 459.67
Here's a step-by-step guide to convert Fahrenheit to Rankine:
1. Take the temperature value in Fahrenheit (°F) that you want to convert.
2. Add 459.67 to the Fahrenheit temperature.
The final value will be the temperature in Rankine (°R).
For example, let's say you have a temperature of 68 degrees Fahrenheit. To convert it to Rankine, you would perform the following calculation:
Rankine = 68 + 459.67
Rankine = 527.67
Rankine to Fahrenheit:
To convert temperature from Rankine (°R) to Fahrenheit (°F), you can use the following formula:
Fahrenheit = Rankine - 459.67
Here's a step-by-step guide to convert Rankine to Fahrenheit:
1. Take the temperature value in Rankine (°R) that you want to convert.
2. Subtract 459.67 from the Rankine temperature.
The final value will be the temperature in Fahrenheit (°F).
For instance, if you have a temperature of 600 Rankine, to convert it to Fahrenheit, you would perform the following calculation:
Fahrenheit = Fahrenheit = 600 - 459.67
Fahrenheit = 140.33
When converting between Fahrenheit and Rankine, the formulas are relatively straightforward as Rankine is based on the same scale as Fahrenheit, with an offset of 459.67. These conversions are commonly used in thermodynamics and engineering applications.
How to convert between Kelvin and Rankine?
Kelvin to Rankine:
To convert temperature from Kelvin (K) to Rankine (°R), you can use the following formula:
Rankine = Kelvin * 1.8
Here's a step-by-step guide to convert Kelvin to Rankine:
1. Take the temperature value in Kelvin (K) that you want to convert.
2. Multiply the Kelvin temperature by 1.8.
The final value will be the temperature in Rankine (°R).
For example, let's say you have a temperature of 300 Kelvin. To convert it to Rankine, you would perform the following calculation:
Rankine = 300 * 1.8
Rankine = 540
Rankine to Kelvin:
To convert temperature from Rankine (°R) to Kelvin (K), you can use the following formula:
Kelvin = Rankine / 1.8
Here's a step-by-step guide to convert Rankine to Kelvin:
1. Take the temperature value in Rankine (°R) that you want to convert.
3. Divide the Rankine temperature by 1.8..
The final value will be the temperature in Kelvin (K).
For instance, if you have a temperature of 600 Rankine, to convert it to Kelvin, you would perform the following calculation:
Kelvin = 600 / 1.8
Kelvin = 333.33
When converting between Kelvin and Rankine, the formulas involve a simple multiplication or division by 1.8 since Rankine is based on the same scale as Kelvin. These conversions are commonly used in thermodynamics and scientific applications.