Temperature calculator


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


 



Formulas

°Rø = 60 - °De * 7 / 20

°De = ( 60 - °Rø ) * 20 / 7


Scale information

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.

Delisle

The Delisle scale in a temperature scale named after the French astronomer Joseph-Nicolas Delisle (1688-1768), who invented it in 1732. The freezing point of water is set at 150°D and the boiling point at 0°D.

 


 



Written by: Nicholas Tsakiris Alston