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By knowing the dew point temperature of the sample, its moisture content can be calculated. July 14, 2018. Since the amount of water vapor the air is capable of holding depends on multiple factors, there is more than one way to quantify humidity.
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Humidity has been linked to sleepiness, lethargy, lack of observations, lower observation skills, and irritability. A thin polymer hygroscopic layer acts as the dielectric, and on top of this is the upper plate, which acts as the second electrode.
A typical psychrometer wet-dry bulb thermometer has two thermometers side by side.