Tall Mens Fashion Advice

How Hot Does A Dryer Get? Really HOT!

This is how hot your dryer is getting!

Are you unsure if you should put that polyester shirt or cotton sweater in the dryer? 

Be careful… can you shrink polyester?

You are right for being wary because not only does hot water shrink clothes, but hot air will also! Heat plays a significant role in altering certain fabrics.

If you don’t have time to dry your clothes without a dryer (line dry and dry flat are always good choices), check your fabric and ensure it can withstand the heat of your dryer.  

How Hot Does A Dryer Get?

Most dryers will get around 125 to 135 degrees Fahrenheit. Your dryer uses heat to warm the water in your clothes and turn it into vapour. It’s important to note that water doesn’t need to reach a boiling point to start steaming and evaporating

How Hot Does a Dryer Get


The hottest temperature a dryer will get is 135 degrees. It can go much higher if broken, which will be dangerous for you and your family.

The hottest temperature a dryer will get is 135 degrees.

Written and reviewed by
Tall Paul
Tall Paul
Paul Marlow, standing at an impressive 6'7 (201cm) and weighing 225lb (102kg), is a mental health speaker, fashion expert, and ex-athlete who excels at helping tall men find well-fitting clothing and teaching them how to style it effectively. As a model in the fashion and film industries, Paul shares his expertise in tall men's fashion, offering valuable advice on measurements, tailoring, and alterations. In addition, he founded Never Alone, an organization that provides mental health and therapy inspiration, and started the Mental Growth Newsletter to support those facing mental health challenges, drawing from his own experiences.

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