How many degree Celsius in 1 Fahrenheit?
The answer is 0.555555555556.

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The SI base unit for **temperature** is the kelvin.

1 kelvin is equal to 1 degree Celsius, or 1.8 Fahrenheit.

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The degree Celsius (°C) is a unit of temperature named after the Swedish astronomer Anders Celsius (1701–1744), who first proposed a similar system in 1742. The Celsius temperature scale was designed so that the freezing point of water is 0 degrees, and the boiling point is 100 degrees at standard atmospheric pressure.

Fahrenheit is a temperature scale named after the German physicist Gabriel Fahrenheit (1686–1736), who proposed it in 1724.

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