Good Evening - Today was: Wednesday, 18 July 2018 18:13:01 NZST
Current: 10.0°C, Max: 14.8°C, Min: 6.2°C
FORECAST: Some clouds. Low 7C. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 km/h.
Last weather station contact: Wednesday, 18 July 2018 at 18:11:31. Updated in seconds
Station Forecast: Fairly fine, improving | Sunrise: 07:36 | Sunset: 17:13 | Dawn: 07:06 | Dusk: 17:43
Weather Forecast
Temperature : Current trend is Falling, changing by -1.0 °C/hr  10.0°C, 35%   Pressure : Current trend is Rising slowly, changing by 0.24 hPa/hr  1013.34hPa
Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
Fire Danger
Wind Speed :  NNW  Current wind speed is Light air (F1) from NNW (330°) 5.0km/h   Wind Gust : Current trend is Steady 10.8km/h
Air Quality :  14 AQI  3.6ug/m3   Rainfall : Current trend is Steady 0.0mm
Sun Light : 0Lux, 5.0hrs   Solar UV :  0.0UVI  0W/m2
It feels like 6.5°C. Four clothing layers recommended.There will be 1min 27s 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 18:11 on 18 July 2018 (local time).
The current predicted forecast is: Partly cloudy *

Current Temperature & Humidity
10.0 °C  35 %
Temperature Trend   Falling
Temperature Change   -1.0 °C/hr
Day Max/Min   14.8 °C / 6.2 °C


Current Wind Speed Average & Gust
5.0 km/h NNW
Wind Gust   10.8 km/h from NNW (330°)
Beaufort Scale   F1, Light air
Day Max/Average   38 km/h / 13 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
1013.34 hPa
Barometer Trend   Rising slowly
Barometer Change   0.24 hPa/hr
Day Max/Min   1014 hPa / 1012 hPa


Current UV and Solar
0 W/m2
Sun Light Level   0 Lux
Hours of sunlight   5.0 hrs
UV Index Level     0.0UVI  Low 


Current Air Quality
14 AQI
Dust (PM2.5)   3.60 ug/m3
Dust (PM10)    17.10 ug/m3
Air Quality Index    Good 


Current Leaf and Soil

Temperature at 5m 10.6°C,  80%
Temperature at 1m 9.4°C,  87%
Leaf Wetness 1m 10.0°C 2, (18% dry)
Leaf Wetness 0m 9.4°C 14, (95% dry)
Soil 10cm depth 10.0°C,  100 VWC (cB)
Soil 20cm depth 10.0°C,  99 VWC (cB)

Current Fire Danger
Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
Some clouds. Low 7C. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 km/h.
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Partly cloudy Some clouds Partly cloudy skies Partly cloudy Partly to mostly cloudy Partly cloudy skies Sunshine and clouds mixed
Partly cloudy Some clouds Partly cloudy skies Partly cloudy Partly to mostly cloudy Partly cloudy skies Sunshine and clouds mixed
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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 14.8 °C at 12:43 
Low Temperature 6.2 °C at 05:04
High Apparent Temperature 11.0 °C at 12:45 
Low Apparent Temperature 3.5 °C at 05:04
Low Wind Chill 6.2 °C at 05:04
High Heat Index 14.8 °C at 12:43
High Humidity 44 % at 06:55 
Low Humidity 29 % at 10:41
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 38.2 km/h at 11:50
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 13.0 km/h (F3) at 12:37
Wind Run 63.0 km  
Pressure
High Pressure (SL) 1013.92 hPa at 09:37
Low Pressure (SL) 1011.51 hPa at 00:12