How many centibar in 1 inch of mercury?
The answer is 3.3863886666667.
We assume you are converting between centibar and inch of mercury [0 °C].
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The SI derived unit for pressure is the pascal.
1 pascal is equal to 0.001 centibar, or 0.00029529983071445 inch of mercury.
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
Use this page to learn how to convert between centibars and inches of mercury.
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1 centibar to inch of mercury = 0.2953 inch of mercury
5 centibar to inch of mercury = 1.4765 inch of mercury
10 centibar to inch of mercury = 2.953 inch of mercury
20 centibar to inch of mercury = 5.906 inch of mercury
30 centibar to inch of mercury = 8.85899 inch of mercury
40 centibar to inch of mercury = 11.81199 inch of mercury
50 centibar to inch of mercury = 14.76499 inch of mercury
75 centibar to inch of mercury = 22.14749 inch of mercury
100 centibar to inch of mercury = 29.52998 inch of mercury
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The SI prefix "centi" represents a factor of 10-2, or in exponential notation, 1E-2.
So 1 centibar = 10-2 bars.
The definition of a bar is as follows:
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.
Inches of mercury or inHg is a non-SI unit for pressure. It is still widely used for barometric pressure in weather reports and aviation in the United States, but is considered somewhat outdated elsewhere.
It is defined as the pressure exerted by a column of mercury of 1 inch in height at 32 °F (0 °C) at the standard acceleration of gravity.
1 inHg = 3,386.389 pascals at 0 °C.
Aircraft operating at higher altitudes (above 18,000 feet) set their barometric altimeters to a standard pressure of 29.92 inHg or 1,013.2 hPa (1 hPa = 1 mbar) regardless of the actual sea level pressure, with inches of mercury used in the U.S. and Canada. The resulting altimeter readings are known as flight levels.
Piston engine aircraft with constant-speed propellers also use inHg to measure manifold pressure, which is indicative of engine power produced.
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