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Water Properties Calculator

* Special thanks to the SEAWATER LAB team at MIT.
* Special thanks to Boomer from www.reefcentral.com for his help.

This calculator estimates various properties of surface seawater at a given salinity and temperature, assuming that pressure is held constant at 0.1 MPa (1 atm). The code is based on MATLAB algorithms released in the The Seawater Thermophysical Properties Library[1]

[1] Mostafa H. Sharqawy, John H. Lienhard V, and Syed M. Zubair
Thermophysical Properties of Seawater: A Review of Existing Correlations and Data
Desalination and Water Treatment, Vol. 16, pp.354-380, April 2010.

Water Salinity:

Water Temperature:

Specific Heat:

Latent Heat of Vaporization:

Dynamic Viscosity:

Surface Tension:

Vapor Pressure:

Boiling Point Elevation:

Thermal Conductivity:

Specific Enthalpy:

Specific Entropy:

Osmotic Coefficient:

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