A late Good Evening! - Today was: Friday, 21 September 2018 23:45:50 NZST
Current: 10.4°C, Max: 17.5°C, Min: 8.8°C
FORECAST: Considerable clouds this evening. Some decrease in clouds late. Low 7C. Winds light and variable.
Last weather station contact: Friday, 21 September 2018 at 23:45:01. Updated in seconds
Station Forecast: Becoming fine | Sunrise: 06:09 | Sunset: 18:13 | Dawn: 05:43 | Dusk: 18:40
Weather Forecast
Temperature : Current trend is Falling, changing by -0.1 °C/hr  10.4°C, 63%   Pressure : Current trend is Rising, changing by 0.62 hPa/hr  1011.45hPa
Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
Fire Danger
Wind Speed :  SE  Current wind speed is Light breeze (F2) from SE (146°) 7.9km/h   Wind Gust : Current trend is Rising 15.9km/h
Air Quality :  4 AQI  1.1ug/m3   Rainfall : Current trend is Steady 0.0mm
Sun Light : 0Lux, 3.1hrs   Solar UV :  0.0UVI  0W/m2
It feels like 7.5°C. Four clothing layers recommended.There will be 2min 37s more daylight tomorrow.

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Welcome to Palmerston North ~ The heart of the Manawatū.
This Palmerston North weather station is located 1km north west of the city centre with data updated every 1 minute.

About This City: Palmerston North, affectionately known as Palmy, is an inland city located on the west coast of New Zealand's North Island. It is the largest city in the Manawatū-Wanganui district and the the business hub for this region. Palmerston North's climate is temperate with maximum daytime temperatures averaging 22 °C (72 °F) in summer and 12 °C (54 °F) in winter. Annual rainfall is approximately 960 mm (37.8 in). The typical urban area elevation is between 20 - 40 metres (65 - 130 ft). This weather station is located at an elevation of 25 metres and is 5 minutes walk from the city centre. More info here.

Current Conditions as at 23:45 on 21 September 2018 (local time).
The current predicted forecast is: Partly cloudy *

Current Temperature & Humidity
10.4 °C  63 %
Temperature Trend   Falling
Temperature Change   -0.1 °C/hr
Day Max/Min   17.5 °C / 8.8 °C


Current Wind Speed Average & Gust
7.9 km/h SE
Wind Gust   15.9 km/h from SE (146°)
Beaufort Scale   F2, Light breeze
Day Max/Average   40 km/h / 12 km/h


Current Rain Fall
0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour   0.0 mm
Rainfall Rate   0.0 mm/hr
24 Hour Rain Fall   0.0 mm


Current Barometric Pressure
1011.45 hPa
Barometer Trend   Rising
Barometer Change   0.62 hPa/hr
Day Max/Min   1012 hPa / 1005 hPa


Current UV and Solar
0 W/m2
Sun Light Level   0 Lux
Hours of sunlight   3.1 hrs
UV Index Level     0.0UVI  Low 


Current Air Quality
4 AQI
Dust (PM2.5)   1.10 ug/m3
Dust (PM10)    8.40 ug/m3
Air Quality Index    Good 


Current Leaf and Soil

Temperature at 5m 11.1°C,  68%
Temperature at 1m 10.0°C,  70%
Leaf Wetness 1m 10.6°C 2, (17% dry)
Leaf Wetness 0m 10.0°C 14, (97% dry)
Soil 10cm depth 11.1°C,  100 VWC (cB)
Soil 20cm depth 12.8°C,  99 VWC (cB)

Current Fire Danger
Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
Considerable clouds this evening. Some decrease in clouds late. Low 7C. Winds light and variable.
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Today's Weather Results

This page shows a summary of the data since Midnight local time.

Today's data
Temperature and Humidity
High Temperature 17.5 °C at 12:06 
Low Temperature 8.8 °C at 05:15
High Apparent Temperature 16.0 °C at 12:06 
Low Apparent Temperature 4.6 °C at 06:21
Low Wind Chill 8.8 °C at 05:15
High Heat Index 17.5 °C at 12:06
High Humidity 64 % at 20:41 
Low Humidity 2 % at 05:48
Rainfall
Rainfall Today 0.0 mm  
Rainfall Rate Max 0.0 mm/hr at 00:00
High Hourly Rainfall 0.0 mm at 00:00
Wind
Highest Gust 39.7 km/h at 21:03
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 12.3 km/h (F3) at 13:07
Wind Run 129.5 km  
Pressure
High Pressure (SL) 1011.58 hPa at 23:27
Low Pressure (SL) 1005.28 hPa at 04:49