Rankine to Rømer Converter




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

Rankine to Rømer Conversion Formula

$T_{romer}=(T_{rankine}-491.67)*\frac{7}{24}+7.5$

Reverse formula and conversion (Rømer 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.

Rømer

The Rømer scale owes its name to it's inventor Ole Christensen Rømer. A Rømer degree is equivalent to 40/21 of a Celsius degree. It places the water freezing point at 7.5 °Rø.