# What is the pressure at the bottom of a swimming pool that is 3 meters in depth?

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The pressure at the bottom of a 3-meter deep swimming pool is 29,400 pa.

## How do I calculate the pressure at the bottom of my pool?

D. Pressure is the weight of the fluid mg divided by the area A supporting it (the area of the bottom of the container): P=mg/A. P=hρg , where P is the pressure, h is the height of the liquid, ρ is the density of the liquid, and g is the acceleration due to gravity.

## What is the pressure at the bottom of a pool that is 5 m deep?

, I like to read and understand science and technology. Pressure underwater increases by about 1bar for every 10m (it varies slightly from fresh to salt), so at 5m it’ll be about 0.5 bar due to the water. Total pressure will be 1.5 bar due to the addition of atmospheric pressure.

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## What is the pressure at the bottom of a swimming pool 6 m deep that is filled with fresh water?

Q: What is the absolute pressure at the bottom of a swimming pool 6 feet deep that is filled with fresh water? Patm = 14.7 psi.

## What is the pressure against the side of the pool near the bottom?

And the pressure against the sides of the pool at the bottom will be the same as the pressure right at the bottom because pressure is not directional— it’s the same in all directions including on the bottom and on the sides at the bottom: 1.19 times 10 to the 5 pascals.

## What is the pressure of 1 meter of water?

Depth and hydrostatic pressure.

Height of Water Column Pressure
(m) (ft) (kPa)
1 3.28 9.81
2 6.56 19.6
3 9.84 29.4

## What is the difference between the pressure on the bottom of a pool?

The difference between the pressure at the bottom of a pool and the pressure on the water surface is due to the hydrostatic pressure. This hydrostatic pressure is the pressure that is exerted by a column of water.

## How do you calculate water pressure?

In the case of the water stored in a tank, the pressure at its bottom is the weight acting on a unit area of the surface where the tank is kept. To translate that into an equation: Pressure = weight/area, and weight = mass (m) * acceleration due to gravity (g). This means pressure = m * g/ area.

## How do u calculate pressure?

Pressure on surfaces

1. To calculate pressure, you need to know two things:
2. Pressure is calculated using this equation:
3. pressure = force ÷ area.
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## What is the pressure of 8000 ft below the ocean surface?

512000 psf is correct if the depth is 8000 ft (adding atmospheric pressure, that is).

## What is the pressure on a swimmer 10 m below?

Hence the pressure on the swimmer is 2 atm.

## Does water pressure increase with height?

Water pressure decreases with height.

## How much pressure is on a pool wall?

So the water pressure at 3.5′ depth will be 1.52 psi whether it’s in a 55 gallon drum, a 2″ vertical pipe or against a swimming pool wall. Water pressure depends on depth.

## How do you convert gauge pressure to absolute pressure?

Absolute Pressure = Gauge pressure + Atmospheric Pressure.