Temperature conversion calculator to convert between Celsius, Fahrenheit, Kelvin and Rankine. It allows the user to convert a temperature to a familiar unit. For example a person from Europe or Asia might not know 115 degrees Fahrenheit would be a hot or cold day since they are not familiar with the unit.
This converter can be used anytime a given temperature needs to be known in a different unit. Common temperature conversion situations can include:
- Medical body temperature measurement to determine is a person has a fever, sickness and health using a thermometer - Cooking food, grilling meats or making candy - Weather and meteorology forecasts - Heating and air conditioning thermostats for homes and buildings - Climate control in freezers, water heaters, ovens and refrigerators - Engine coolant and electrical appliances - Research labs, schools, colleges and universities - Chemistry, thermodynamics, physics, chemical and industrial processes