Rankine to Fahrenheit Converter




Enter the temperature in Rankine in the top field, then press the 'Convert' button. Alternatively, you can convert from Fahrenheit to Rankine by entering the value in Fahrenheit in the bottom field and press 'Convert'.

Rankine to Fahrenheit Conversion Formula

$T_{fahrenheit}=T_{rankine}-459.67$

Reverse formula and conversion (Fahrenheit to Rankine)

Rankine

The Rankine scale is named after Scottish physicist William John Macquorn Rankine. Similarly to kelvin absolute zero is 0 °R, equivalent to -459.67 °F. Rankine uses the same interval as Fahrenheit.

Fahrenheit

Widely used in the United States, the Fahrenheit scale is named after Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit, inventor of the alcohol and mercury thermometers. The freezing point of water is 32 °F, and the boiling point is 212 °F.