# Java Program to Convert Fahrenheit to Celsius

• Java program to convert temperature from Fahrenheit to Celsius.
• Write a program in java to convert temperature from Fahrenheit to Celsius.

In this java program, we have to convert fahrenheit temperature to celsius temperature scale. We will first take a fahrenheit temperature as input from user and then convert it to celsius temperature and print it on screen.

For Example,
80 Fahrenheit is equal to 26.6667 Celsius
• Fahrenheit temperature scale was introduced around 300 years ago and is currently used in US. The boiling point of water is 212 °F and the freezing point of water is 32 °F.
• Celsius is a temperature scale where 0 °C indicates the melting point of ice and 100 °C indicates the steam point of water.

Given a temperature in celsius, we can convert to fahrenheit scale using following equation.

C = (F - 32)*(5/9)

where, F is temperature in fahrenheit and C is temperature in celsius.

## Java program to convert fahrenheit to celsius temperature

```package com.tcc.java.programs;

import java.util.Scanner;

/**
* Java Program to convert temperature from Fahrenheit to Celsius
*/
public class FahrenToCelcius {
public static void main(String args[]) {
float celsius, fahren;
Scanner scanner;
scanner = new Scanner(System.in);
// Take fahrenheit temperature input from user
System.out.println("Enter Temperature in Fahrenheit");
fahren = scanner.nextFloat();

celsius = 5 * (fahren - 32) / 9;

System.out.print("Temperature in Celsius = " + celsius);
}
}
```
Output
```Enter Temperature in Fahrenheit
32
Temperature in Celsius = 0.0
```
```Enter Temperature in Fahrenheit
100
Temperature in Celsius = 37.77778
```

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