Tetens's formula

From Glossary of Meteorology



Tetens's formula

An analytic expression for saturation vapor pressure, es , given as a function of temperature by
ams2001glos-Te18
where the temperature T is given in °C and the vapor pressure is in kPa.

A slightly improved version is shown under Clausius–Clapeyron equation.

Tetens, O. 1930. Uber einige meteorologische Begriffe. Z. Geophys.. 6. 297–309.