Re: OT: Temperature Conversions
Michael Cook wrote:
> Since those of us in the United States use Fahrenheit and those in
> most other nations uses Celsius, this may be helpful to someone. This
> method is far easier to use than using the fractions 5/9 or 9/5.
Maybe for some, but for me multiplying fractions 5/9 or 9/5 in my head
is easier than multiplying or (especially) dividing by 1.8 in my head.
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Max high 95F/35C, Min Low 28F/-2C average 10 days each
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