Why is humidity so uncomfortable? - Deepstash
Humidity keeps us hot

On hot and humid days, you may experience sticky and overheated skin, and the air can feel heavy.

This is because high humidity (the amount of water moisture the air posses...

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Why is humidity so uncomfortable?

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Warm air can hold more moisture than cool air, causing high temperatures to increase humidity's ability to thwart temperature regulation.

A 1-degree Fahrenheit (0.55-degree Celsius) rise in t...

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The "heaviness" we feel is not due to the high water vapour content. The water vapour pushes out small amounts of nitrogen and oxygen, meaning there's less oxygen to breathe. Our b...

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