Palmerston North, New Zealand - Weather

Date / Time
Good Morning
Wednesday,
22 September 2021
Last Update: 11:06:31 22/09/2021
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Current Weather Station Readings Forecast: Fairly fine, improving
High:19°C
Low:12°C
PoP:77%
Cloudy with occasional light rain during the afternoon. High 19C. Winds NW at 15 to 25 km/h. Chance of rain 80%. It feels like 20.5°C. 1 clothing layer recommended.
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Temperature
Current: 21.1°C, Max: 21.3°C, Min: 6.2°C
21.1°C
58%

Trend:
Current trend is Rising, changing by 3.2 °C/hrRising, 3.2°C/hr

Day Max/Min:
21.3°C / 6.2°C
Wind
Wind
7km/h
NW

Wind Gust:
Current trend is Rising 18km/h Current wind speed is Light breeze (F2) from NW (316°)316°

Day Max/Avg:
30km/h / 9km/h
Rain
No Rain
Today
0.0mm
0.0mm(24h)

Last Rain:
02:20, 21/09/2021

Month Total:
56.6mm
Pressure
Barometric Pressure
1011hPa
Trend:
Current trend is Rising slowly, changing by 0.2 hPa/hrRising,0.2hPa/hr

Day Max/Min:
1011hPa / 1010hPa

Cloud Base:
1071m, 3513ft
UV / Solar
UV/Solar
432W/m2
UV Rating:
 Medium 

UV Index Level:
5.8UVI

Sun Light:
54.7k Lux

Sun Hours:
1.1 hrs
Air Quality
Air Quality
0AQI
Air Quality:
 Good 

Dust (PM2.5):
0.00ug/m3

Dust (PM10):
0.00ug/m3

CO2:
0ppm

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Temp. at 5m
30.6°C 31%


Temp. at 1m:
20.0°C 48%

Moisture at 1m:
20.6°C 3 (21%)

Moisture at 0m:
26.1°C 12 (99%)

Soil at 10cm:
16.1°C 99VWC

Soil at 20cm:
12.8°C 0VWC

Fire Danger
Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
1.4FWI
Fire Risk Index:
 Low 

Grass Fire Risk:
Low 0kW/m2

Scrub Fire Risk:
Very High 3.2MW/m2

Forest Fire Risk:
Low 1kW/m2
Sun / Moon
Moon Phase: Waning Gibbous
Day & Night Ratio Clock Graph
Moonrise
19:20
Moonset
06:53
Visability
99%
Sunrise
06:07
Sunset
18:14
Day Length
12:06 Hrs

Moon Phase: Waning Gibbous
Sun Phase: Above Horizon

There will be 2min 37s more daylight tomorrow
7 Day Forecast
Today Tonight Tomorrow Friday Saturday Sunday
Cloudy with occasional light rain during the afternoon. High 19C. Winds NW at 15 to 25 km/h. Chance of rain 80%. Cloudy. Some light rain is likely. Low 12C. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of rain 80%. Periods of rain. High 17C. Winds NE at 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of rain 90%. Rainfall around 6mm. Showers in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. High 17C. Winds WNW at 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 50%.  Winds could occasionally gust over 65 km/h. Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 18C. Winds NW at 15 to 30 km/h. Occasional light rain. High 14C. Winds WNW at 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 90%.
PM Light Rain Light Rain Rain AM Showers Partly Cloudy Light Rain
19°C 12°C 17°C | 10°C 17°C | 9°C 18°C | 12°C 14°C | 6°C
Rain Risk:
77%
Rain Risk:
80%
Rain Risk:
93%
Rain Risk:
47%
Rain Risk:
21%
Rain Risk:
90%
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Today's Data Summary
Temperature and Humidity
High Temperature 21.3 °C at 10:58 
Low Temperature 6.2 °C at 03:36
High Apparent Temperature 20.8 °C at 10:58 
Low Apparent Temperature 5.0 °C at 03:36
Low Wind Chill 6.2 °C at 03:36
High Heat Index 21.3 °C at 10:58
High Humidity 94 % at 03:47 
Low Humidity 57 % at 10:49
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 30 km/h at 10:23
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 9 km/h (F2) at 10:30
Wind Run 18.8 km  
Pressure
High Pressure (SL) 1011.3 hPa at 09:31
Low Pressure (SL) 1009.6 hPa at 03:57
About Palmerston North and Palmy Weather

Welcome to Palmerston North ~ The heart of the Manawatū.
This Palmerston North weather station is located just west of the city centre with data updated every 1 minute. The station is a home built weather unit based upon the WeatherDuino Arduino project. Starting in 2009, Palmy Weather celebrated 10 years of gathering weather data in the Palmerston North area in 2019.

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) of which the weather station is located at an elevation of 36 metres. More info here.