Good Afternoon - Today is:
Current: 20.5°C, Max: 23.2°C, Min: 10.7°C
The current forecast is: Cloudy skies. High 23C. Winds S at 10 to 15 km/h. *
Last weather station contact: Wednesday, 22 November 2017 at 14:40:00. Updated in seconds
Station Forecast: Fairly fine, showery later | Sunrise: 05:47 | Sunset: 20:21 | Dawn: 05:15 | Dusk: 20:53
Weather Forecast
Temperature : Current trend is Rising, changing by +0.1 °C/hr  20.5°C, 55%   Pressure : Current trend is Falling slowly, changing by -0.25 hPa/hr  1022.86hPa
Based upon today's weather there is a Moderate Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
Fire Danger
Wind Speed :  WSW  Current wind speed is Light breeze (F2) from WSW (247°) 8.7km/h   Wind Gust : Current trend is Rising 21.6km/h
Air Quality :  5 AQI  1.1ug/m3   Rainfall : Current trend is Steady 0.0mm
Sun Light : 42.9KLux, 5.4hrs   Solar UV :  5.1UVI  339W/m2
It feels like 19.2°C. One clothing layer recommended.There will be 1min 44s more daylight tomorrow.

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Welcome to Palmerston North ~ The heart of the Manawatū.
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, 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). 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 14:40 on 22 November 2017 (local time).
The current predicted forecast is: Cloudy skies *

Current Temperature
20.5 °C 55%
Temperature Trend   Rising
Temperature Change   +0.1 °C/hr
Dew Point   11.2 °C


Current Wind Readings
8.7 km/h(avg)
Wind Speed (Gust)   21.6 km/h
Wind Bearing   247° WSW
Beaufort   Light breeze F2


Current Rain Fall Readings
0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour   0.0 mm
Rainfall Rate   0.0 mm/hr
24 Hour Rain Fall   0.0 mm


Current Barometric Pressure
1022.86 hPa
Barometer Trend   Falling slowly
Barometer Change   -0.25 hPa/hr
Cloud Base   3827 ft


Current UV and Solar Readings
339 W/m2
Sun Light Level   42.9K Lux
Hours of sunlight   5.4 hrs
UV Index Level     5.1UVI  Medium 


Current Air Quality Readings
5 AQI
Dust (PM2.5)   1.1 ug/m3
Air Quality Index    Good 


Current Leaf and Soil Readings

Temperature at 5m 21.1°C,  55%
Temperature at 1m 22.2°C,  51%
Leaf Wetness 1m 22.8°C 15, (100% dry)
Leaf Wetness 0m 26.1°C 15, (100% dry)
Soil 10cm depth 23.3°C,  67 VWC (cB)
Soil 20cm depth 17.2°C,  67 VWC (cB)

Based upon today's weather there is a Moderate Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
Cloudy skies. High 23C. Winds S at 10 to 15 km/h.
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Today's Weather Results

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

Today's data
Temperature and Humidity
High Temperature 23.2 °C at 13:51 
Low Temperature 10.7 °C at 05:34
High Apparent Temperature 22.7 °C at 13:54 
Low Apparent Temperature 9.6 °C at 05:22
Low Wind Chill 10.7 °C at 05:34
High Heat Index 23.2 °C at 13:51
High Humidity 90 % at 05:53 
Low Humidity 43 % 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 41.1 km/h at 09:49
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 9.4 km/h (F2) at 10:04
Wind Run 61.5 km  
Pressure
High Pressure (SL) 1024.08 hPa at 09:06
Low Pressure (SL) 1022.22 hPa at 03:01