Palmerston North, New Zealand - Weather

Date / Time
Good Afternoon
Thursday,
24 October 2019
Last Update: 17:23:55 24/10/2019
Webcam
Weather Webcam
Current Weather Station Readings Forecast: Rain, very unsettled
High:18°C
Low:6°C
PoP:20%
Partly cloudy. Windy. Low 6C. WNW winds at 30 to 50 km/h, decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h. Winds could occasionally gust over 65 km/h. It feels like 11.6°C. A windproof & Three clothing layers recommended.
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Temperature
Current: 15.7°C, Max: 17.6°C, Min: 3.7°C
15.7°C
64%

Trend:
Current trend is Falling, changing by -0.5 °C/hrFalling, -0.5°C/hr

Day Max/Min:
17.6°C / 3.7°C
Wind
Wind
20.2km/h
W

Wind Gust:
Current trend is Rising 46.9km/h Current wind speed is Moderate breeze (F4) from W (279°)279°

Day Max/Avg:
75km/h / 27km/h
Rain
0.4 mm
Today
0.4mm
0.4mm(24h)

Rainfall Rate:
Current trend is Steady0.0mm/hr

Rainfall Last Hour:
0.0mm
Pressure
Pressure
1001hPa
Trend:
Current trend is Falling slowly, changing by -0.24 hPa/hrFalling slowly, -0.24hPa/hr

Day Max/Min:
1009hPa / 1000hPa
UV / Solar
UV/Solar
338W/m2
UV Index Level:
 Medium 

Sun Light Level:
42.8K Lux, 3.3UVI

Sun Hours:
3.9 hrs
Air Quality
Air Quality
0AQI
Air Quality:
 Good 

Dust (PM2.5):
0.00ug/m3

Dust (PM10):
1.10ug/m3
Extra Sensors
Extra Sensors
Temp. at 5m
15.6°C 59%


Temp. at 1m:
15.0°C 61%

Leaf Wetness 1m:
15.6°C 14 (98%)

Leaf Wetness 0m:
15.0°C 14 (98%)

Soil at 10cm:
14.4°C 99VWC

Soil at 20cm:
14.4°C 64VWC
Fire Danger
Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
0.2FWI
Fire Risk Index:
 Low 

Grass Fire Risk:
Low 0kw

Scrub Fire Risk:
Moderate 376kw

Forest Fire Risk:
Low 0kw
Sun / Moon
Moon Phase: Waning Crescent
Day & Night Ratio Clock Graph
Moonrise
04:09
Moonset
14:49
Visability
21%
Sunrise
06:17
Sunset
19:47
Day Length
13:29 Hrs

Moon Phase: Waning Crescent
Sun Phase: Above Horizon

There will be 2min 32s more daylight tomorrow
7 Day Forecast
Tonight Tomorrow Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday
Partly cloudy. Windy. Low 6C. WNW winds at 30 to 50 km/h, decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h. Winds could occasionally gust over 65 km/h. Sunshine and clouds mixed. High around 15C. Winds WSW at 15 to 30 km/h. Partly cloudy skies. High 18C. Winds WNW at 15 to 30 km/h. Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 21C. Winds WNW at 25 to 40 km/h. Rain showers early with mostly cloudy conditions later in the day. High 17C. Winds WNW at 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 40%. Mostly cloudy skies early, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. High 17C. Winds W at 10 to 15 km/h.
Partly Cloudy, Wind Partly Cloudy Partly Cloudy Partly Cloudy AM Showers Partly Cloudy
6°C 15°C 4°C | 18°C 12°C | 21°C 12°C | 17°C 9°C | 17°C
Rain Risk:
20%
Rain Risk:
20%
Rain Risk:
10%
Rain Risk:
20%
Rain Risk:
40%
Rain Risk:
20%
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Today's Data Summary
Temperature and Humidity
High Temperature 17.6 °C at 14:37 
Low Temperature 3.7 °C at 02:37
High Apparent Temperature 14.8 °C at 14:23 
Low Apparent Temperature 1.7 °C at 01:24
Low Wind Chill 3.7 °C at 02:37
High Heat Index 17.6 °C at 14:37
High Humidity 92 % at 03:06 
Low Humidity 63 % at 15:00
Rainfall
Rainfall Today 0.4 mm  
Rainfall Rate Max 0.2 mm/hr at 12:20
High Hourly Rainfall 0.2 mm at 12:21
Wind
Highest Gust 75.0 km/h at 16:04
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 26.7 km/h (F4) at 15:19
Wind Run 209.6 km  
Pressure
High Pressure (SL) 1009.11 hPa at 00:01
Low Pressure (SL) 999.93 hPa at 15:19
About Palmerston North and Palmy Weather

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. The station is a home built weather unit based upon the WeatherDuino Arduino project. Starting in 2009, Palmy Weather celebrated 10 years of gathering weather data in the Palmerston North area in 2019.

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.