Conductivity of Water and Ice


  • Beakers
  • Conductivity meter


  • Water samples (snow/glacial ice or rainwater, tap water)
    Distilled water
  • Pour some of your sample into a beaker.
  • Turn on the conductivity meter and rinse the probe with distilled water.
  • Hold the probe in your sample and write down the value.
  • Then rinse the probe again with distilled water.
  • Complete the steps for all samples.