Change Weather Units (Celsius & Fahrenheit) in Mac OS X Notification Center

In Mac OS X Notification CenterWe have more choice widgetplants, including "Weather", for weather condition. Weather conditions in your current location and other locations that we can add liking.
Units of temperature si wind speed, are set according to the location chosen by the user when installing and configuring OS X. Therefore, the temperature values ​​can be listed in Fahrenheit or CelsiusAnd wind, in mile or km.

To change the units of measurement in Notification Center, we must keep in mind that here we meet two distinct notifications. One is a widget"Weather", which gives us information about the temperatures in the current location and from those added by us, and another notification is Notification Center, and presents a rheumatism of the weather conditions for the current location and day.

How can we change the units of measurement for temperature (Fahrenheit or Celsius) and speed in the Weather widget in Notification Center

This is the easiest. Open the Notification sidebar, drag the cursor over the "Weather" bar, then click "i" in the round. At the bottom, we have options for adding locations and changing temperatures in Fahrenheit or Celsius.

Weather Widget

Click "Done" from the top after doing changes.

Another notification present in Notification Center, is the one that shows the summary of the weather conditions. Maximum, minimum temperatures, rain or wind conditions.

Even if we set the "Weather" widget to show degrees in degrees Celsius, it's quite possible that the weather report shows temperatures in degrees Fahrenheit. This is given by the region settings that we chose when installing OS X.


How to change temperature units (Fahrenheit or Celsius) in Notification Center

1. open System PreferencesThen open "Language and Region

Language and Region

2. Click on the button "Advanced... "From"Language and Region"

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3. At "Measurement units," we choose the "Metric" system to change the temperatures in Fahrenheit in Celsius.

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Click "OK" to save and apply the new settings.

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After this setting, in Notification Center or to show the values ​​in system Metric. Kmh, Speed ​​and Celsius degreesFor temperature.

Change Weather Units (Celsius & Fahrenheit) in Mac OS X Notification Center

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