Palmerston North, New Zealand - Weather

Date / Time
A new day, a new dawn
Monday,
08 August 2022
Last Update: 06:59:01 08/08/2022
Webcam
Weather Webcam Weather Webcam
 Manawatū News Room
Current Weather Station Readings Forecast: Becoming fine
High:14°C
Low:9°C
PoP:70%
Showers this morning becoming a steady light rain during the afternoon hours. High 14C. Winds SE at 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of rain 70%. It feels like 7.6°C. 4 clothing layers recommended.
 Advertisers' Space

Temperature
Current: 8.2°C, Max: 10.7°C, Min: 8.3°C
8.2°C
95%

Trend:
Current trend is Falling, changing by -0.5 °C/hrFalling, -0.5°C/hr

Day Max/Min:
10.7°C / 8.3°C
Wind
Wind
0km/h
N

Wind Gust:
Current trend is Steady 1km/h Current wind speed is Calm (F0) from N (360°)360°

Day Max/Avg:
27km/h / 6km/h
Rain
0.6 mm
Today
0.6mm
2.8mm(24h)

Rainfall Rate:
Current trend is Steady0.0mm/hr

Rainfall Last Hour:
0.0mm
Pressure
Barometric Pressure
1011hPa
Trend:
Current trend is Rising, changing by 0.6 hPa/hrRising,0.6hPa/hr

Day Max/Min:
1010hPa / 1007hPa

Cloud Base:
94m, 308ft
UV / Solar
UV/Solar
0W/m2
UV Rating:
 Low 

UV Index Level:
0.0UVI

Sun Light:
0 Lux

Sun Hours:
0.1 hrs (1%)
Air Quality
Air Quality
0AQI
Air Quality:
 Good 

Dust (PM2.5):
0.00ug/m3

Dust (PM10):
0.60ug/m3

CO2:
407ppm

Extra Sensors
Extra Sensors

Temp. at 5m
11.7°C 72%


Temp. at 1m:
8.3°C 0%

Moisture at 1m:
8.9°C 2.0 (14%)

Moisture at 0m:
7.8°C 12.0 (67%)

Soil at 10cm:
9.4°C 99VWC

Soil at 20cm:
10.6°C 80VWC

Fire Danger
Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
0.1FWI
Fire Risk Index:
 Low 

Grass Fire Risk:
Low 0kW/m2

Scrub Fire Risk:
Moderate 135kW/m2

Forest Fire Risk:
Low 0kW/m2
Sun / Moon
Moon Phase: Waxing Gibbous
Day & Night Ratio Clock Graph
Moonrise
12:47
Moonset
03:31
Visability
75%
Sunrise
07:16
Sunset
17:31
Day Length
10.15 Hrs

Moon Phase: Waxing Gibbous
Sun Phase: Is Rising

There will be 2min 8s more daylight tomorrow
7 Day Forecast
Today Tonight Tomorrow Wednesday Thursday Friday
Showers this morning becoming a steady light rain during the afternoon hours. High 14C. Winds SE at 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of rain 70%. Occasional light rain. Low 9C. Winds SE at 15 to 25 km/h. Chance of rain 80%. Cloudy. Some light rain is likely. High 11C. Winds SE at 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 80%. Partly cloudy skies. High around 10C. Winds SE at 10 to 15 km/h. Cloudy with showers. High near 10C. Winds SE at 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of rain 40%. Partly cloudy skies. High 11C. Winds light and variable.
Showers Light Rain Light Rain Partly Cloudy Showers Partly Cloudy
14°C 9°C 11°C | 5°C 10°C | 3°C 10°C | 1°C 11°C | 0°C
Rain Risk:
70%
Rain Risk:
78%
Rain Risk:
77%
Rain Risk:
19%
Rain Risk:
42%
Rain Risk:
24%
 Advertisers' Space

Tables & Reports
Temperature and Humidity
High Temperature 10.7 °C at 00:48 
Low Temperature 8.3 °C at 06:34
High Apparent Temperature 10.2 °C at 00:33 
Low Apparent Temperature 7.6 °C at 06:43
Low Wind Chill 8.3 °C at 06:34
High Heat Index 10.7 °C at 00:48
High Humidity 96 % at 00:00 
Low Humidity 86 % at 01:46
Rainfall
Rainfall Today 0.6 mm  
Rainfall Rate Max 1.2 mm/hr at 01:54
High Hourly Rainfall 0.6 mm at 02:07
Wind
Highest Gust 27 km/h at 01:18
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 6 km/h (F2) at 01:34
Wind Run 15.6 km  
Pressure
High Pressure (SL) 1010.4 hPa at 06:45
Low Pressure (SL) 1007.3 hPa at 00:16
Hours of Sun 0.1 hrs
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.