Relative Humidity, definition of
- Relative Humidity
Relative humidity is a term used to describe the amount of water vapor in a mixture of air and water vapor. It is defined as the partial pressure
of water vapor in the air-water mixture, given as a percentage of the
saturated vapor pressure, under those conditionsEcoWho Articles where 'Relative Humidity' used:
The relative humidity
of air thus changes not only with respect to the absolute humidity
(moisture content) but also temperature and pressure, upon which the
saturated vapor pressure depends. Relative humidity is often used
instead of absolute humidity in situations where the rate of water
evaporation is important, as it takes into account the variation in
saturated vapor pressure.
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