Problem: Hurricane Wilma of 2005 is the most intense hurricane on record in the Atlantic basin, with a low-pressure reading of 882 mbar (millibars).Convert this reading into inches of Hg.

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We’re being asked to convert the pressure reading into inches in Hg (in Hg). The given pressure is 882 mbar (millibars)


We’re going to convert mbar to in Hg:

mbar → bar → atm → mm Hg → in Hg


The conversion factors are

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Hurricane Wilma of 2005 is the most intense hurricane on record in the Atlantic basin, with a low-pressure reading of 882 mbar (millibars).

Convert this reading into inches of Hg.

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