# How to convert the temperature from Celsius to Fahrenheit?

## How to convert the temperature from Celsius to Fahrenheit?

How to convert Celsius to Fahrenheit. The temperature T in degrees Fahrenheit (°F) is equal to the temperature T in degrees Celsius (°C) times 9/5 plus 32: T(°F) = T(°C) × 9/5 + 32. or. T(°F) = T(°C) × 1.8 + 32. Convert 20 degrees Celsius to degrees Fahrenheit: T(°F) = 20°C × 9/5 + 32 = 68 °F. See: Celsius to Fahrenheit converter.

**When did Anders Celsius invent the Fahrenheit scale?**

Literature indicates that the Fahrenheit scale was invented in 1724 and the Celsius (Centigrade) scale invented in 1742. From these dates, it’s probable that Anders Celsius invented this conversion formula.

**How did Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit get his name?**

Temperature scales are usually named after the person who created them. The temperature scales used in this formula were created by Anders Celsius (1701–1744) and Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit (1686–1736). I am unsure if it was Anders Celsius or Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit who created this conversion formula.

### Which is hotter 60 °C or 60 °F?

= 60 °F (In reality, 15 °C is equivalent to 59 °F—that’s pretty close!) Of course, expect the actual temperature to be a few degrees off, but for the most part, this is a reliable and easy way to convert temperatures in your head fast.

To make “×1.8” easier we can multiply by 2 and subtract 10%, but it only works for °C to °F: Since both scales cross at −40° (−40° C equals −40° F) we can: To remember 9/5 for °C to °F think “F is greater than C, so there are more °F than °C” 10° C → 20+30 → 50° F (exact!)

**Which is the correct formula for converting Celsius to Kelvin?**

The following temperature conversion formulas are used to convert from one temperature scale to another. Celsius Temperature Conversion Formula. Celsius to Fahrenheit Conversion. [°F] = [°C] × 9/5 + 32. Celsius to Kelvin Conversion. [K] = [°C] + 273.15. Celsius to Rankine Conversion. [°R] = [°C] × 9/5 + 491.67.

**Which is greater 0 °C or 32 °F?**

0 °c = 32 °f The temperature T in degrees Fahrenheit (°F) is equal to the temperature T in degrees Celsius (°C) times 9/5 plus 32: T (°F) = T (°C) × 9/5 + 32

## Which is higher 20 degrees Celsius or Fahrenheit?

Convert 20 degrees Celsius to degrees Fahrenheit: T(°F) = 20°C × 9/5 + 32 = 68 °F.