28 Best Temperature Facts. - Random Facts

Published : 2014-12-23 (over 3 years Ago) - Last updated over 2 years Ago

28 Best temperature facts

Enjoy these fun, incredible, interesting, awesome and random temperature facts.

1. You can get a rough estimate of the temperature by counting the number of times a cricket chirps in 15 seconds, then adding 37.
2. DNA from identical twins will consistently melt at two different temperatures.
3. Flames in space burn with a lower temperature, at a slower rate, and with less oxygen than in normal gravity.
4. Drinking cold water actually causes your body to burn calories, as they are absorbed by the water as it warms to body temperature.
5. Psychology states that temperature can affect appetite. A person in a colder room is likely to eat more.
6. Summer on Neptune lasts for 40 years, but the temperature is minus 200°C.
7. The highest recorded body temperature in a human being was a fever of 46.5C (115.7F)
8. If you heated the head of a pin to the temperature of the center of the Sun, it will kill anyone within 1, 000 miles of it.
9. Due to extreme pressure and temperature, it literally rains diamonds on Neptune and Uranus.
10. Research suggests that hot temperatures cause people to become aggressive and violent.
11. Nightmares are mostly caused by sleeping in an extremely cold room temperature.
12. A recent study found that cold viruses replicated more efficiently at colder temperatures, meaning that cold weather does cause colds.
13. Some fish, such as the Great White Shark can raise their body temperatures. This helps them hunt for prey in cold water.
14. The melting point of cocoa butter is just below the human body temperature which is why it literally melts in your mouth.
15. For a butterfly to fly it must have a body temperature of no less than 86 degrees fahrenheit or 30 degrees celsius.
16. Astronomers say there are at least 8.8 billion planets with a similar size and temperature as Earth in our galaxy alone.
17. If you stood on the equator of Mars, the temperature would be 70 F at your feet, but 32 F at the top of your head.
18. Bread stales faster in the refrigerator than at room temperature.
19. The number of active sweat glands you have is directly related to the temperature you experienced as a baby.
20. Summer on Neptune lasts for 40 years, but the temperature is 328°F.
21. You can determine the temperature by counting the number of chirps made by crickets.
22. Summer on Neptune lasts for 40 years, but the temperature is minus 200C.
23. A lightning bolt generates temperatures five times hotter than those found at the sun's surface.
24. At room temperature, the average air molecule travels at the speed of a rifle bullet.
25. The average person can live for eleven days without water, assuming an average temperature of 60 degrees fahrenheit.
26. The average temperature at 40, 000 feet above sea level is 60 F.
27. The temperature of the earth's interior increases by 1 degree every 60 feet down.
28. The warmest temperature ever recorded on Antarctica was 3 degrees F.
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