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What is an effective temperature?
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### Effective temperature

Effective temperature is not an actual temperature in the sense that it can be measured by a thermometer.

The effectice temperature ($ET^*$) defines as that index which correlates combined effect of air temperature,relative humidity and air velocity on the human body.

### Factors Affecting Effective Temperature

• Climatic and seasonal differences
• Clothing
• Age and sex
• Duration of stay
• Kind of activity
• Density of occupants
• Air velocity