Thread: Heat
View Single Post
Old Jul 21, 11, 10:57 pm
  #3  
tentseller
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Home:HKG formerly YYZ Business: ATL, PVG, PEK, CAN, SZX, MNL, SIN, KUL
Programs: CX, DL, Nexus/GE, APEC
Posts: 9,702
Originally Posted by YVR Cockroach View Post
Yes in Canada we have two terms to measure weather to make it sound worse than it really is. (or how tough Canadians are to extreme weather)

Humidex - during the summer a humidity factor is added to the actual air temperature.

Wind Chill Factor - in winter the windspeed is subtracted to the actual still air temperature.
tentseller is offline