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Old 01-05-2011, 08:18 PM   #1
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Question Weather Station Reader PYWWS celcius to farenheit

Is there a way to convert the PYWWS temp output from Celsius to Fahrenheit?
Old 01-06-2011, 01:55 PM   #2
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Ah, Fahrenheit. I remember that from the olden days


If you're looking for something more specific to PYWWS you might try asking on the mailing list or Google Group that are linked from

This isn't a bad place to ask but it's rather specialist software, so forums dedicated to discussion of it are a better bet to getting an answer.
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Talking New conversion being added

Thanks for the advice, very helpful. Posted on and the reply came within 24 hrs. The modifications are being made right now. Those guys are really on top of this project!
Old 01-23-2011, 04:32 PM   #4
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I was taught an easier way to remember where to put the "32". It's based on the fact that -40F = -40C. So:

F = ( (C + 40) x 9/5 ) - 40
C = ( (F + 40) x 5/9 ) - 40

In words: Add 40, multiply, subtract 40.

Since the "40" goes in 2ce, you only have to get 5:9 ratio in correctly.

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Old 01-23-2011, 06:36 PM   #5
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Well, that's smart.

Until now I did it by getting from 100C to 212F and see when I had to add or subtract the 32.



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