Celsius to Fahrenheit Conversion

°C

°F

Celsius, also called centigrade, scale based on 0° for the freezing point of water and 100° for the boiling point of water. Invented in 1742 by the Swedish astronomer Anders Celsius, it is sometimes called the centigrade scale because of the 100-degree interval between the defined points.

How to convert Celsius to Fahrenheit

0 °C = 32 °F

0 celsius (°C) is equal to 32 fahrenheit (°F)

Example

Celsius (°C) × 1.8 + 32 = Fahrenheit (°F).

20°C = 20°C × 1.8 + 32 = 68 °F