Last contact with weather station: 22/11/2014 15:33:26. Data will update in 30 seconds.
|Wind Speed||:||31.2km/h||Wind Gust||:||41.8km/h|
|Sun Light||:||8.8KLux, 0.1hrs||Solar UV||:||69W/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 15:33 on 22 November 2014 (local time).
Temperature Trend Falling
Temperature Change -1.2 °C/hr
Current Wind Readings
Wind Speed (Gust) 41.8 km/h
Wind Bearing 302° WNW
Beaufort Fresh breeze F5
Current Barometric Pressure
Barometer Trend Falling
Barometer Change -0.6 hPa/hr
Cloud Base 532 m
Current Rain Fall Readings
Rainfall Last Hour 0.3 mm
Rainfall Rate 0.0 mm/hr
Dew Point 14.2 °C
Today's Weather Results
This page shows a summary of the data since midnight local time.
|Temperature and Humidity|
|High Temperature||22.1 °C||at 10:41|
|Low Temperature||15.3 °C||at 00:00|
|High Apparent Temperature||16.2 °C||at 10:41|
|Low Apparent Temperature||10.9 °C||at 14:09|
|Low Wind Chill||14.8 °C||at 00:12|
|High Heat Index||22.1 °C||at 10:41|
|High Humidity||79 %||at 05:38|
|Low Humidity||55 %||at 10:48|
|Rainfall Today||0.9 mm|
|Rainfall Rate Max||3.6 mm/hr||at 11:25|
|High Hourly Rainfall||0.3 mm||at 11:23|
|Highest Gust||63.7 km/h||at 13:00|
|Highest Speed (10 minute average)||50.3 km/h (F7)||at 12:07|
|Wind Run||340.8 km|
|High Pressure (SL)||1015.5 hPa||at 00:23|
|Low Pressure (SL)||1007.9 hPa||at 14:33|