Current: 13.7°C, Max: 15.2°C, Min: 7.9°C
The current forecast is: Fine weather. *
Last contact with weather station: 31/08/2014 14:19:08. Data will update in 30 seconds.
Temperature : Current trend is Falling, changing by -0.2 °C/hr  13.7°C   Humidity : Current humidity is Normal 44%
Pressure : Current trend is Falling, changing by -0.7 hPa/hr  1023.2hPa   Rainfall : Current trend is Steady 0.0mm
Wind Speed : ECurrent wind speed is Moderate breeze (F4) from E (97°)27.9km/h   Wind Gust : Current trend is Steady 36.7km/h
Weather Forecast
It feels like 6.5°C. A windproof & Four clothing layers recommended.
UV Forecast
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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 14:19 on 31 August 2014 (local time).
The current predicted forecast is: Fine weather*

Current Temperature
13.7 °C
Temperature Trend   Falling
Temperature Change   -0.2 °C/hr
Humidity   44%


Current Wind Readings
27.9 km/h(avg)
Wind Speed (Gust)   36.7 km/h
Wind Bearing   97° E
Beaufort   Moderate breeze F4


Current Barometric Pressure
1023.2 hPa
Barometer Trend   Falling
Barometer Change   -0.7 hPa/hr
Cloud Base   1499 m


Current Rain Fall Readings
0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour   0.0 mm
Rainfall Rate   0.0 mm/hr
Dew Point   1.7 °C

Today's Weather Results

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

Today's data
Temperature and Humidity
High Temperature 15.2 °C at 13:09 
Low Temperature 7.9 °C at 03:18
High Apparent Temperature 9.7 °C at 13:10 
Low Apparent Temperature 3.9 °C at 03:36
Low Wind Chill 5.9 °C at 03:34
High Heat Index 15.2 °C at 13:09
High Humidity 64 % at 03:28 
Low Humidity 35 % at 12:26
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 36.7 km/h at 11:59
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 28.4 km/h (F4) at 12:06
Wind Run 214.6 km  
Pressure
High Pressure (SL) 1028.7 hPa at 00:18
Low Pressure (SL) 1023.1 hPa at 14:17