**Full name:** poise

**Plural form:** poise

**Symbol:** P

**Alternate spelling:** Po

**Category type:** dynamic viscosity

**Scale factor:** 0.1

The SI derived unit for dynamic viscosity is the pascal second.

1 pascal second is equal to 10 poise.

Valid units must be of the **dynamic viscosity** type.

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The poise is a unit of dynamic viscosity in the CGS system of units. It is named after Jean Louis Marie Poiseuille. The analogous SI unit is the Pascal second. Water has a viscosity of 0.0089 poise at 25 °C, or 1 centipoise at 20 °C.

poise to newton-second/square meter

poise to pound-force second/square foot

poise to kilogram/meter-second

poise to dyne-second/square centimeter

poise to pound-force second/square inch

poise to Poiseuille [France]

poise to poundal second/square foot

poise to gram/centimeter-second

poise to kilogram/meter-hour