    0

# Unit used to measure air pressure?

Updated: 8/11/2023 Wiki User

11y ago

what units are commonly used to measure airpressure how does increasing the density of gas affect its pressure how does increasing the density of gas affect its pressure what units are commonly used to measure air pressure Wiki User

15y ago   Wiki User

11y ago

inches in Mercury and millibars

and psi which stands for pressure per square inch

mercury barometers, and aneroid barometers are the tools for measuring this.inches too   Wiki User

12y ago

It is measured in inches of mercury, millibars, and hectoPascals.   Wiki User

11y ago

The common unit in the US is pounds per square inch (psi).   Wiki User

11y ago

Air pressure is measured in Pascal or KiloPascal. 1Pascal equals 1Newton per Square Metre. Or, it can be measured in Pounds per Square Inch.   Wiki User

12y ago

ATM, psi, mm hg

ATM is the scientific one. 1 ATM = 760 mm hg   Wiki User

6y ago

The SI unit is Pascal, or, in the context of atmospheric air pressure, kiloPascal.   Wiki User

13y ago

Pounds per square in (PSI) or bars   Wiki User

6y ago

psi, mm Hg, (kilo) Pascals.   Mishka E

Lvl 2
4y ago

kilopascals, atmospheric pressure   Earn +20 pts
Q: Unit used to measure air pressure?
Submit
Still have questions?  Related questions

### Which devise is used to measure air pressure?

A barometer is used to measure air pressure.

degrese

### Are milliliters used to measure air pressure?

No, milliliters are used to measure volume, not air pressure or any other kind of pressure.A barometer is what is used to measure air pressure in your home, your office, in a weather station, etc.A pressure guage is a tool used to measure the air pressure in a car tire.

### What deos a barometer measure?

A barometer is used to measure air pressure. It measures the atmospheric pressure using air, mercury, or water and will be shown as inches of mercury or millibars.

### The measure of force with which the air molecules are pushing on a surface?

it is AIR PRESSURE

### What is the measure of the force with whicn air molecules push on a surface?

What is normally used here is not a force, but a force per unit area; this is called pressure. The SI unit for pressure is the pascal.

### Named after inventor Evangelista Torricelli the torr is a unit of measure for what property?

The torr is a unit of measure for pressure. It is defined as the pressure exerted by a column of mercury that is 1 millimeter in height, under standard gravity. It is commonly used in scientific and engineering applications to measure low pressures.

### Is an anemometer used to measure air pressure?

An anemometer is used to measure

### Name the instruments used to measure air pressure ans rainfall?

The barometer is used to measure air pressure while the rain gauge is used to measure the amount of rainfall.

### Which weather instrument is use to measure air pressure?

The barometer is the instrument that is used to measure the air pressure.

"barometer"

### In the US what scale is used to measure air pressure?

Barometer. Air Pressure is measured in pounds per square inch. A Baromerter measure air pressure.