Last contact with weather station: 22/12/2014 13:34:04. Data will update in 30 seconds.
|Wind Speed||:||14.5km/h||Wind Gust||:||22.0km/h|
|Sun Light||:||31KLux, 0.9hrs||Solar UV||:||244W/m2|
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 13:34 on 22 December 2014 (local time).
Temperature Trend Rising
Temperature Change +1.2 °C/hr
Current Wind Readings
Wind Speed (Gust) 22.0 km/h
Wind Bearing 257° WSW
Beaufort Gentle breeze F3
Current Barometric Pressure
Barometer Trend Rising slowly
Barometer Change 0.1 hPa/hr
Cloud Base 1321 m
Current Rain Fall Readings
Rainfall Last Hour 0.0 mm
Rainfall Rate 0.0 mm/hr
Dew Point 11.4 °C
Today's Weather Results
This page shows a summary of the data since midnight local time.
|Temperature and Humidity|
|High Temperature||22.5 °C||at 12:33|
|Low Temperature||14.6 °C||at 06:13|
|High Apparent Temperature||20.5 °C||at 12:43|
|Low Apparent Temperature||14.0 °C||at 01:56|
|Low Wind Chill||14.6 °C||at 04:33|
|High Heat Index||22.5 °C||at 12:33|
|High Humidity||91 %||at 05:02|
|Low Humidity||50 %||at 12:33|
|Rainfall Today||0.3 mm|
|Rainfall Rate Max||3.6 mm/hr||at 04:16|
|High Hourly Rainfall||0.3 mm||at 04:16|
|Highest Gust||24.5 km/h||at 01:55|
|Highest Speed (10 minute average)||19.8 km/h (F4)||at 10:58|
|Wind Run||122.9 km|
|High Pressure (SL)||1021.8 hPa||at 12:29|
|Low Pressure (SL)||1015.8 hPa||at 00:00|