Definition of temperature–humidity index in English:

temperature–humidity index

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noun

  • A quantity expressing the discomfort felt as a result of the combined effects of the temperature and humidity of the air.
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    • Always interested in the weather, I became intrigued about comfort indexes when I first read about the Temperature-Humidity Index (THI) developed for the US Weather Bureau.
    • From these data, the temperature-humidity index (THI) was calculated.
    • Although the thermometer may read 75 degrees Fahrenheit, the Temperature-Humidity Index makes it feel much hotter.

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