# The outside air temperature is 30°F, what is the temperature in Kelvin?

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#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

We're given a temperature in degrees Fahrenheit, and asked to convert this temperature to Kelvin.

One way to convert a temperature value from degrees Fahrenheit to Kelvin is to first convert it to degrees *Celsius*, and then directly calculate that to Kelvin.

The formula for converting a temperature from

In simple words, subtract

Plugging in our known temperature value, the temperature in

And to convert from this Celsius temperature to *Kelvin*, we use the formula

So,