humiture

noun hu·mi·ture \ ˈhyüməˌchu̇(ə)r \

Definition of humiture

plural -s
:a combined measurement of temperature and humidity computed in integers by adding the temperature in degrees Fahrenheit to the relative humidity and dividing by two and choosing the next integer if a fraction of ¹/₂ is left over
  • when the temperature is 75° F and the relative humidity is 60 percent the humiture is 68

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Origin and Etymology of humiture

blend of humidity and temperature


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