Last contact with weather station: 17/09/2014 05:27:34. Data will update in 30 seconds.
|Wind Speed||:||WNW17.1km/h||Wind Gust||:||23.4km/h|
It feels like 5.8°C. Four clothing layers recommended.
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 05:27 on 17 September 2014 (local time).
Temperature Trend Rising
Temperature Change +0.2 °C/hr
Current Wind Readings
Wind Speed (Gust) 23.4 km/h
Wind Bearing 299° WNW
Beaufort Gentle breeze F3
Current Barometric Pressure
Barometer Trend Rising slowly
Barometer Change 0.5 hPa/hr
Cloud Base 784 m
Current Rain Fall Readings
Rainfall Last Hour 0.0 mm
Rainfall Rate 0.0 mm/hr
Dew Point 4.1 °C
Today's Weather Results
This page shows a summary of the data since midnight local time.
|Temperature and Humidity|
|High Temperature||10.4 °C||at 01:25|
|Low Temperature||9.7 °C||at 02:20|
|High Apparent Temperature||6.2 °C||at 03:44|
|Low Apparent Temperature||3.4 °C||at 02:07|
|Low Wind Chill||6.6 °C||at 02:25|
|High Heat Index||10.4 °C||at 01:25|
|High Humidity||73 %||at 01:45|
|Low Humidity||64 %||at 05:12|
|Rainfall Today||0.6 mm|
|Rainfall Rate Max||3.6 mm/hr||at 02:06|
|High Hourly Rainfall||0.6 mm||at 02:05|
|Highest Gust||36.7 km/h||at 02:04|
|Highest Speed (10 minute average)||28.4 km/h (F4)||at 01:16|
|Wind Run||108.8 km|
|High Pressure (SL)||1006.1 hPa||at 05:02|
|Low Pressure (SL)||1004.5 hPa||at 02:06|