[time-nuts] Weather/units question for European members

Brian Lloyd brian at lloyd.com
Sat May 24 00:32:49 EDT 2014


On Saturday, May 24, 2014, David J Taylor <david-taylor at blueyonder.co.uk>
wrote:

>
> Now the question...  I would like it to be able to output data in imperial
> or metric units.  In what units is the typical wind speed reported
> (meters/sec,  km/hour, ?).   Also air pressure (millibars/hectopascals/
> pascals/?).


In the US wind speed is in MPH (civil) or knots (aviation or marine).
Atmospheric pressure is in inches of mercury (US) or millibars. I have seen
wind speed in m/s in Europe.



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