Package weather :: Package units :: Module temp
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Module weather.units.temp

temperature related conversionfunctions
Function Summary
  calc_dewpoint(temp, hum)
calculates the dewpoint via the formula from weatherwise.org return the dewpoint in degrees F.
  calc_heat_index(temp, hum)
calculates the heat index based upon temperature (in F) and humidity.
  calc_humidity(temp, dewpoint)
calculates the humidity via the formula from weatherwise.org return the relative humidity
  calc_wind_chill(t, windspeed, windspeed10min)
calculates the wind chill value based upon the temperature (F) and wind.
  celsius_to_fahrenheit(c)
Degrees Celsius (C) to degrees Fahrenheit (F)
  celsius_to_kelvin(c)
Degrees Celsius (C) to degrees Kelvin (K)
  celsius_to_rankine(c)
Degrees Celsius (C) to degrees Rankine (R)
  fahrenheit_to_celsius(f)
Degrees Fahrenheit (F) to degrees Celsius (C)
  fahrenheit_to_kelvin(f)
Degrees Fahrenheit (F) to degrees Kelvin (K)
  fahrenheit_to_rankine(f)
Degrees Fahrenheit (F) to degrees Rankine (R)
  kelvin_to_celsius(k)
Degrees Kelvin (K) to degrees Celsius (C)
  kelvin_to_fahrenheit(k)
Degrees Kelvin (K) to degrees Fahrenheit (F)
  kelvin_to_rankine(k)
Degrees Kelvin (K) to degrees Rankine (R)
  rankine_to_celsius(r)
Degrees Rankine (R) to degrees Celsius (C)
  rankine_to_fahrenheit(r)
Degrees Rankine (R) to degrees Fahrenheit (F)
  rankine_to_kelvin(r)
Degrees Rankine (R) to degrees Kelvin (K)

Variable Summary
str __author__ = 'Christopher Blunck'
str __email__ = 'chris@wxnet.org'
str __revision__ = '$Revision: 1.6 $'
str __usage__ = 'this module should not be run via the comma...

Function Details

calc_dewpoint(temp, hum)

calculates the dewpoint via the formula from weatherwise.org return the dewpoint in degrees F.

calc_heat_index(temp, hum)

calculates the heat index based upon temperature (in F) and humidity. http://www.srh.noaa.gov/bmx/tables/heat_index.html

returns the heat index in degrees F.

calc_humidity(temp, dewpoint)

calculates the humidity via the formula from weatherwise.org return the relative humidity

calc_wind_chill(t, windspeed, windspeed10min=None)

calculates the wind chill value based upon the temperature (F) and wind.

returns the wind chill in degrees F.

celsius_to_fahrenheit(c)

Degrees Celsius (C) to degrees Fahrenheit (F)

celsius_to_kelvin(c)

Degrees Celsius (C) to degrees Kelvin (K)

celsius_to_rankine(c)

Degrees Celsius (C) to degrees Rankine (R)

fahrenheit_to_celsius(f)

Degrees Fahrenheit (F) to degrees Celsius (C)

fahrenheit_to_kelvin(f)

Degrees Fahrenheit (F) to degrees Kelvin (K)

fahrenheit_to_rankine(f)

Degrees Fahrenheit (F) to degrees Rankine (R)

kelvin_to_celsius(k)

Degrees Kelvin (K) to degrees Celsius (C)

kelvin_to_fahrenheit(k)

Degrees Kelvin (K) to degrees Fahrenheit (F)

kelvin_to_rankine(k)

Degrees Kelvin (K) to degrees Rankine (R)

rankine_to_celsius(r)

Degrees Rankine (R) to degrees Celsius (C)

rankine_to_fahrenheit(r)

Degrees Rankine (R) to degrees Fahrenheit (F)

rankine_to_kelvin(r)

Degrees Rankine (R) to degrees Kelvin (K)

Variable Details

__author__

Type:
str
Value:
'Christopher Blunck'                                                   

__email__

Type:
str
Value:
'chris@wxnet.org'                                                      

__revision__

Type:
str
Value:
'$Revision: 1.6 $'                                                     

__usage__

Type:
str
Value:
'this module should not be run via the command line'                   

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