Convert Delisle to Celsius

Enter the temperature in Delisle below to get the value converted to Celsius.

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1 °De = 99.333333 °C
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How to Convert Delisle to Celsius

Thermometers measure temperature and come in many forms and sizes

Convert degrees Delisle to degrees Celsius with this simple formula:

degrees Celsius = 100 - [°De] × 2 / 3

Insert the [°De] temperature measurement in the formula and then solve to find the result.

For example, let's convert 50 °De to degrees Celsius:

50 °De = ( 100 - 50 × 2 / 3 ) = 66.666667 °C

The Delisle scale and the Celsius scale are both used to measure temperature. Keep reading to learn more about each of them.

Delisle

The Delisle scale is a temperature scale that sets a fixed zero point equal to the temperature of boiling water. The Delisle scale is uses incrementing degrees as the temperature decreases. It runs from 0 degrees at the boiling point of water to 150 degrees at the the freezing point.

Delisle can be abbreviated as De, for example 1 degree Delisle can be written as 1 °De.

Important Temperatures In Degrees Delisle

TemperatureDegrees Delisle
Absolute Zero559.725 °De
Freezing Point of Water150 °De
Boiling Point of Water0 °De

Celsius

The Celsius temperature scale, also commonly referred to as the centigrade scale, is defined in terms of the kelvin. Specifically, degrees Celsius is equal to kelvins minus 273.15.[1]

The degree Celsius is the SI derived unit for temperature in the metric system. A degree Celsius is sometimes also referred to as a degree centigrade. Celsius can be abbreviated as C, for example 1 degree Celsius can be written as 1 °C.

Important Temperatures In Degrees Celsius

TemperatureDegrees Celsius
Absolute Zero-273.15 °C
Freezing Point of Water0 °C
Triple Point of Water0.01 °C
Boiling Point of Water100 °C

Delisle to Celsius Conversion Table

Delisle measurements converted to Celsius
Delisle Celsius
-50 °De 133.33 °C
-40 °De 126.67 °C
-30 °De 120 °C
-20 °De 113.33 °C
-10 °De 106.67 °C
0 °De 100 °C
10 °De 93.33 °C
20 °De 86.67 °C
30 °De 80 °C
40 °De 73.33 °C
50 °De 66.67 °C
60 °De 60 °C
70 °De 53.33 °C
80 °De 46.67 °C
90 °De 40 °C
100 °De 33.33 °C
110 °De 26.67 °C
120 °De 20 °C
130 °De 13.33 °C
140 °De 6.6667 °C
150 °De 0 °C
160 °De -6.6667 °C
170 °De -13.33 °C
180 °De -20 °C
190 °De -26.67 °C
200 °De -33.33 °C
300 °De -100 °C
400 °De -166.67 °C
500 °De -233.33 °C
600 °De -300 °C
700 °De -366.67 °C
800 °De -433.33 °C
900 °De -500 °C
1,000 °De -566.67 °C

References

  1. National Institute of Standards and Technology, SI Units - Temperature, https://www.nist.gov/pml/weights-and-measures/si-units-temperature