How to Type the Temperature Degree Symbol on iPhone

There are quite a few symbols hidden behind numbers and letters on iPhone. The symbols for currency are a good example, but a less known hidden symbol is the circle that indicates a temperature degree. Little did I know, you can easily type the temperature degree symbol from your iPhone’s keyboard. Luckily, a Twitter follower slipped us the tip on this one. Here’s how to type the temperature degree symbol on iPhone.

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How to Type the Temperature Degree Symbol

  • Open up an app that prompts you to type, for example the Messages or Notes app.

  • On the iPhone keyboard, press and hold the zero (0) digit. The degree symbol will pop up next to the 0 digit.

  • Slide your finger over to the degree symbol.

That’s all there is to it! Next time you want to tell someone the temperature, do it easily with the temperature degree symbol.

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Conner Carey holds a bachelor's in English with an emphasis in Creative Writing and resides in Fairfield, Iowa. When she's not writing, you can find her singing jazz or watching anime. Her personal blog can be found at connerleecarey.com; you can also follow her on twitter @connerleecarey.