What Do The Gas Mark Numbers Mean / Relate To Temperatures?

Last updated 04/03/2021 10:47

Issue

  • What Do The Gas Mark Numbers Mean / Relate To Temperatures?

Applies to

  • Gas Cookers

Resolution

The Gas Mark is a temperature scale used on gas ovens and cookers in the United Kingdom, Ireland and some Commonwealth of Nations countries.

Gas markFahrenheitCelsiusDescriptive
1⁄4225°107°Very Slow/Very Low
1⁄2250°121°Very Slow/Very Low
1275°135°Slow/Low
2300°149°Slow/Low
3325°163°Moderately Slow/Warm
4350°177°Moderate/Medium
5375°191°Moderate/Moderately Hot
6400°204°Moderately Hot
7425°218°Hot
8450°232°Hot/Very Hot
9475°246°Very Hot
10
520°270°Extremely Hot