Good Evening - Today was:
Current: 12.8°C, Max: 17.0°C, Min: 4.5°C
The current forecast is: Settled fine *
Last weather station contact: Wednesday, 31 August 2016 at 18:10:00. Updated in seconds
Station Forecast: Settled fine | Sunrise: 06:43 | Sunset: 17:53 | Dawn: 06:16 | Dusk: 18:20
Weather Forecast
Temperature : Current trend is Falling, changing by -1.2 °C/hr  12.8°C   Humidity : Current humidity is Normal 67%
Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
Fire Danger
Pressure : Current trend is Rising slowly, changing by 0.08 hPa/hr  1026.38hPa   Rainfall : Current trend is Steady 0.0mm
Wind Speed :  SSW  Current wind speed is Light air (F1) from SSW (211°) 4.3km/h   Wind Gust : Current trend is Rising 10.1km/h
Sun Light : 0Lux, 2.5hrs   Solar UV :  0.0UVI  0W/m2
It feels like 11.2°C. Three clothing layers recommended.There will be 2min 31s more daylight tomorrow.

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Welcome to Palmerston North ~ The heart of the Manawatu.
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 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 18:10 on 31 August 2016 (local time).
The current predicted forecast is: Settled fine*

Current Temperature
12.8 °C
Temperature Trend   Falling
Temperature Change   -1.2 °C/hr
Humidity   67%


Current Wind Readings
4.3 km/h(avg)
Wind Speed (Gust)   10.1 km/h
Wind Bearing   211° SSW
Beaufort   Light air F1


Current Barometric Pressure
1026.38 hPa
Barometer Trend   Rising slowly
Barometer Change   0.08 hPa/hr
Cloud Base   2445 ft


Current Rain Fall Readings
0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour   0.0 mm
Rainfall Rate   0.0 mm/hr
Dew Point   6.8 °C


Current UV and Solar Readings
0 W/m2
Sun Light Level   0 Lux
Hours of sunlight   2.5 hrs
UV Index Level     0.0UVI  Low 


Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)

Today's Weather Results

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

Today's data
Temperature and Humidity
High Temperature 17.0 °C at 13:00 
Low Temperature 4.5 °C at 05:35
High Apparent Temperature 15.9 °C at 12:36 
Low Apparent Temperature 2.7 °C at 06:25
Low Wind Chill 4.5 °C at 05:35
High Heat Index 17.0 °C at 13:00
High Humidity 97 % at 06:17 
Low Humidity 48 % at 13:52
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 15.1 km/h at 13:53
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 6.5 km/h (F2) at 13:07
Wind Run 41.9 km  
Pressure
High Pressure (SL) 1028.65 hPa at 08:55
Low Pressure (SL) 1024.08 hPa at 00:01