A late Good Evening! - Today was:
Current: 1.8°C, Max: 11.8°C, Min: 2.0°C
The current forecast is: Showery early, improving. *
Last weather station contact: Monday, 25 May 2015 at 23:13:17. Updated in seconds
Station Forecast: Showery early, improving | Sunrise: 07:26 | Sunset: 17:04 | Dawn: 06:56 | Dusk: 17:33
Weather Forecast
Temperature : Current trend is Falling, changing by -0.7 °C/hr  1.8°C   Humidity : Current humidity is Normal 76%
Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
Fire Danger
Pressure : Current trend is Rising slowly, changing by 0.5 hPa/hr  1007.0hPa   Rainfall : Current trend is Steady 0.9mm
Wind Speed :  E  Current wind speed is Light air (F1) from E (93°) 1.9km/h   Wind Gust : Current trend is Steady 3.6km/h
Sun Light : 0.0Lux, 8.4hrs   Solar UV :  0UVI  0W/m2
It feels like -0.8°C. Five or more clothing layers recommended.There will be 1min 29s less daylight tomorrow.

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Welcome to Palmerston North ~ The heart of the Manawatu.
This station is located 1km north west of the city centre. Site data updated every 10 minutes.

About This City: Palmerston North is an inland city located on the west coast of New Zealand's North Island. It is the largest city in the Manawatu-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 23:13 on 25 May 2015 (local time).
The current predicted forecast is: Showery early, improving*

Current Temperature
1.8 °C
Temperature Trend   Falling
Temperature Change   -0.7 °C/hr
Humidity   76%


Current Wind Readings
1.9 km/h(avg)
Wind Speed (Gust)   3.6 km/h
Wind Bearing   93° E
Beaufort   Light air F1


Current Barometric Pressure
1007.0 hPa
Barometer Trend   Rising slowly
Barometer Change   0.5 hPa/hr
Cloud Base   470 m


Current Rain Fall Readings
0.9 mm
Rainfall Last Hour   0.0 mm
Rainfall Rate   0.0 mm/hr
Dew Point   -2.0 °C

Today's Weather Results

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

Today's data
Temperature and Humidity
High Temperature 11.8 °C at 12:54 
Low Temperature 2.0 °C at 22:54
High Apparent Temperature 7.5 °C at 00:40 
Low Apparent Temperature -1.1 °C at 22:57
Low Wind Chill 2.0 °C at 22:54
High Heat Index 11.8 °C at 12:54
High Humidity 87 % at 03:38 
Low Humidity 27 % at 13:45
Rainfall
Rainfall Today 0.9 mm  
Rainfall Rate Max 3.6 mm/hr at 00:48
High Hourly Rainfall 0.9 mm at 01:30
Wind
Highest Gust 34.2 km/h at 12:25
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 22.7 km/h (F4) at 12:58
Wind Run 151.7 km  
Pressure
High Pressure (SL) 1007.0 hPa at 22:27
Low Pressure (SL) 995.3 hPa at 00:03