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What is humidity?


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2016-03-20 06:33:00
2016-03-20 06:33:00

Humidity is the amount of water vapor in the air. Humidity is usually expressed as a percentage of the maximum that the air could hold at that temperature.


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why is relative humidity more useful than humidity?

A day with low humidityLow humidity. High humidity will prevent sweat from evaporating and hence make you feel warmer.

The humidity is filtered out by a humidity control system.

A small inexpensive instrument for measuring humidity is called a Hygrometer (sometimes they are also called relative humidity indicator or humidity sensor). These instruments measure humidity.

How does humidity affect the rate of transpiration

There is no humidity on Jupiter. This is because there is no water on the planet which is needed to produce humidity.

"its not the heat , its the humidity" usually means it is the the humidity that cools your body temperature down .

Humidity is water vapor. An increase or decrease in humidity is physical.

No! Humidity comes from vaporized water. Mars has no water, meaning there is no humidity

Humidity refers to the degree of wetness of the atmosphere. By using a humidity gauge or sling psychometer, humidity in the backyard can be measured.

Humidity meters are used to measure the humidity outside. Typically, these would be placed on the outside of your house to accurately measure the humidity.

Humidity is a condition of a gas, you add moisture to a gas to increase it's humidity and dry it to reduce the humidity when air gets to 100% humidity it may rain?

Relative humidity expresses a percentage of humidity in the air to the maximum amount of humidity that could be in the air. For example: when the temperature rises the air will be able to hold much more humidity so the relative humidity will drop.

Relative humidity is a ratio for determining if water vapor is in the air. Absolute humidity is the amount of water vapor in the air.

The average humidity on the moon is about 13 grams. The humidity on the moon is not affected by the temperature.

yes when the temperature is high the humidity decreases and when temperature is low the humidity increases.

Humidity is dampness in the air. The intrument that measures it is a hygrometer, and a day with low humidity is more comfortable because its easier to breath

there is no humidity due to no water.

Relative humidity is measured in %.

precipitation is a component of humidity

there is no affect of humidity by its temperature!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Humidity is related to temperature.

no! it doesn't have an atmosphere to contain humidity.

With a Humidity measuring device

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