Last weather station contact: Monday, 25 May 2015 at 23:13:17. Updated in seconds
|Wind Speed||:||1.9km/h||Wind Gust||:||3.6km/h|
|Sun Light||:||0.0Lux, 8.4hrs||Solar UV||:||0W/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 23:13 on 25 May 2015 (local time).
Temperature Trend Falling
Temperature Change -0.7 °C/hr
Current Wind Readings
Wind Speed (Gust) 3.6 km/h
Wind Bearing 93° E
Beaufort Light air F1
Current Barometric Pressure
Barometer Trend Rising slowly
Barometer Change 0.5 hPa/hr
Cloud Base 470 m
Current Rain Fall Readings
Rainfall Last Hour 0.0 mm
Rainfall Rate 0.0 mm/hr
Dew Point -2.0 °C
Today's Weather Results
This page shows a summary of the data since midnight local time.
|Temperature and Humidity|
|High Temperature||11.8 °C||at 12:54|
|Low Temperature||2.0 °C||at 22:54|
|High Apparent Temperature||7.5 °C||at 00:40|
|Low Apparent Temperature||-1.1 °C||at 22:57|
|Low Wind Chill||2.0 °C||at 22:54|
|High Heat Index||11.8 °C||at 12:54|
|High Humidity||87 %||at 03:38|
|Low Humidity||27 %||at 13:45|
|Rainfall Today||0.9 mm|
|Rainfall Rate Max||3.6 mm/hr||at 00:48|
|High Hourly Rainfall||0.9 mm||at 01:30|
|Highest Gust||34.2 km/h||at 12:25|
|Highest Speed (10 minute average)||22.7 km/h (F4)||at 12:58|
|Wind Run||151.7 km|
|High Pressure (SL)||1007.0 hPa||at 22:27|
|Low Pressure (SL)||995.3 hPa||at 00:03|