Resistance Due to Temperature Calculator

The Resistance Due to Temperature Calculator will calculate the:

  1. Resistance of a resistor at different temperatures
Resistance Due to Temperature Calculator
Resistance Due to Temperature Calculator Results (detailed calculations and formula below)
The Resistance of material is Ω [Ohm]
Resistance of material calculation
R = Rref × [1 + α × (T - Tref )]
R = × [1 + × ( - )]
R = × [1 + × ]
R = ×
R =
Resistance Due To Temperature Calculator Input Values
Resistance of the resistor at reference temperature (at 20°C) (Rref) Ω [Ohm]
Temperature coefficient of resistance (α) K-1 [Kelvin at power -1]
Reference temperature (Tref) °C [Celsius degree]
Actual temperature of resistor (T) °C [Celsius degree]

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R = Rref × [1 + α × (T - Tref )]

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