How many bar in 1 hectopascal?
The answer is 0.001.
We assume you are converting between bar and hectopascal.
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hectopascal
The SI derived unit for pressure is the pascal.
1 pascal is equal to 1.0E-5 bar, or 0.01 hectopascal.
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››Quick conversion chart of bar to hectopascal

1 bar to hectopascal = 1000 hectopascal

2 bar to hectopascal = 2000 hectopascal

3 bar to hectopascal = 3000 hectopascal

4 bar to hectopascal = 4000 hectopascal

5 bar to hectopascal = 5000 hectopascal

6 bar to hectopascal = 6000 hectopascal

7 bar to hectopascal = 7000 hectopascal

8 bar to hectopascal = 8000 hectopascal

9 bar to hectopascal = 9000 hectopascal

10 bar to hectopascal = 10000 hectopascal

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The bar is a measurement unit of pressure, equal to 1,000,000 dynes per square centimetre (baryes), or 100,000 newtons per square metre (pascals). The word bar is of Greek origin, báros meaning weight. Its official symbol is "bar"; the earlier "b" is now deprecated, but still often seen especially as "mb" rather than the proper "mbar" for millibars.

››Definition: Hectopascal

The SI prefix "hecto" represents a factor of
10^{2}, or in exponential notation, 1E2.

So 1 hectopascal = 10^{2} pascals.

The definition of a pascal is as follows:

The pascal (symbol Pa) is the SI unit of pressure.It is equivalent to one newton per square metre. The unit is named after Blaise Pascal, the eminent French mathematician, physicist and philosopher.

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