Temperature and Humidity

Temperature Hero

The temperature team at MSL provide a range of calibration services in contact thermometry (including standard platinum resistance thermometers, industrial platinum resistance thermometers and other direct reading electronic thermometers), radiation thermometry (including infrared thermometers and thermal imagers) and hygrometry (including relative humidity sensors and dew point meters). Details can be found in the tables below.

Our Accredited Calibration Services (typical turn-around time 10 working days):

Full IANZ scope is available here [PDF, 586 KB].  BIPM Calibration Measurement Capabilities available here [PDF, 483 KB].



Least Uncertainty

NZ Price (excl. GST)

Industrial Platinum   Resistance Thermometers

−190 °C to 550 °C

3.4 mK to 14.5 mK


Industrial Platinum Resistance Thermometers

−40 °C to 550 °C

2.6 mK to 14.5 mK


Standard Platinum Resistance Thermometers

−190 °C to 660 °C

0.12 mK to 3 mK

Price on Request

Resistance Thermometry Bridges

0 to 13 Ω/Ω

2 x 10−8 Ω/Ω


Dew Point Hygrometers

−60 °C to 70 °C

0.06 °C to 0.18 °C

$1,000 to $1,500

Relative Humidity Hygrometers

10 % RH to 95 % RH

0.1 % RH to 0.6 % RH

$1,000 to $1,500

Note: All calibrations of instruments sent from overseas will be priced on application.

Other Products and Services:


NZ Price (excl. GST)

Infrared Radiation   Thermometer and Thermal Imager Calibration

from –20 °C to 1100 °C with   least uncertainty 0.5 °C to 4 °C


Humidity Generator Surveys

Price on request

Triple Point of Water Cells

$2,500 to $4,000

Initial characterisation of   IPRT probes and thermometers


Precision Temperature   Controllers

$2,500 to $4,000

Ice-point Humidity Generator


Industrial Furnace Surveys

$5,000 to $40,000

TC150 Precision Single   Setpoint Temperature Controller


Shipping details:

Measurement Standards Laboratory

Callaghan Innovation

69 Gracefield Road

Lower Hutt 5010

New Zealand


Please be in touch for advice on packing and shipping your equipment to us.

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Terms and Conditions:

Prices and typical turn-around times only apply to equipment suitable for calibration using our standard methods and booked in advance.

All other terms and conditions as per our standard work order agreement.


Other IANZ-accredited laboratories with similar services:

Link to the following table listing the accredited laboratories with services in this area (updated August 2018 [XLSX, 187 KB]).

Full up to date schedules including detailed measurement capabilities are available from IANZ.(external link)