Temperature calculator


The reaumur-to-romer calculator allows you to convert temperature degrees between Réaumur and Rømer. Enter a value in any field to see the other value.
Réaumur
Rømer


 



Formulas

°Ré = ( °Rø - 7.5 ) * 32 / 21

°Rø = °Ré * 21 / 32 + 7.5


Scale information

Réaumur

The Réaumur scale (also known as "octogesimal division") is a temperature scale named after the French scientist René Antoine Ferchault de Réaumur (1683-1757), who first proposed something similar in 1730. The freezing point of water is set at 0°Ré and the boiling point at 80°Ré.

Rømer

The Rømer scale is a temperature scale named after the Danish astronomer Ole Christensen Rømer (1644-1710), who proposed it in 1701. The freezing point of water is set at 7.5°Rø and the boiling point at 60°Rø.

 


 



Written by: Nicholas Tsakiris Alston