Meaning

Primary

Temperature

Word Type

noun

Explanation

The warm degrees is how many degrees warm it is in here. Of course, there can be very few warm degrees as well, making it very cold. What is all this? It's the temperature.

Reading

おんど
Kyoko
(Tokyo accent, female)
Kenichi
(Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.

Context

Patterns of Use

  • 〜の温度
  • 温度を〜
  • 温度〜
  • 〜温度

Common Word Combinations

  • お湯の温度
    hot water temperature
    部屋の温度
    room temperature
    室内の温度
    indoor temperature
  • 温度を上げる
    to raise the temperature
    温度を保つ
    to maintain a constant temperature
    温度を下げる
    to lower the temperature
  • 温度センサー
    temperature sensor
    温度データ
    temperature data
    温度コントロール
    temperature control
  • 最低温度
    minimum temperature
    最高温度
    maximum temperature
    室内温度
    indoor temperature

Context Sentences

アメリカ人と日本人って、温度のかんじ方がちがうと思いますか?

Do you think American and Japanese people feel temperature differently?

エアコンの温度を二十四度まで上げてもらえませんか?

Can you raise the temperature on the AC up to 24℃?

醸造中に天気や温度がほんの少し変化しただけで、酒の味に影響することがあるため、酒を作ることは非常に難しいと言われています。

It’s said to be very difficult to make sake because the slightest change in the weather or temperature during brewing can affect its taste.

Kanji Composition