Midday - Today is:
Current: 17.5°C, Max: 16.7°C, Min: 8.8°C
The current forecast is: Showery, becoming less settled *
Last weather station contact: Saturday, 27 May 2017 at 12:25:10. Updated in seconds
Station Forecast: Showery, becoming less settled | Sunrise: 07:27 | Sunset: 17:02 | Dawn: 06:57 | Dusk: 17:32
Weather Forecast
Temperature : Current trend is Rising, changing by +1.6 °C/hr  17.5°C   Humidity : Current humidity is Normal 85%
Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
Fire Danger
Pressure : Current trend is Falling slowly, changing by -0.11 hPa/hr  1012.46hPa   Rainfall : Current trend is Steady 5.2mm
Wind Speed :  E  Current wind speed is Calm (F0) from E (82°) 0.7km/h   Wind Gust : Current trend is Steady 3.6km/h
Sun Light : 29.5KLux, 1.2hrs   Solar UV :  3.0UVI  233W/m2
It feels like 18.9°C. One clothing layer recommended.There will be 1min 21s less daylight tomorrow.

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Welcome to Palmerston North ~ The heart of the Manawatu.
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 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 12:25 on 27 May 2017 (local time).
The current predicted forecast is: Showery, becoming less settled*

Current Temperature
17.5 °C
Temperature Trend   Rising
Temperature Change   +1.6 °C/hr
Humidity   85%


Current Wind Readings
0.7 km/h(avg)
Wind Speed (Gust)   3.6 km/h
Wind Bearing   82° E
Beaufort   Calm F0


Current Barometric Pressure
1012.46 hPa
Barometer Trend   Falling slowly
Barometer Change   -0.11 hPa/hr
Cloud Base   1043 ft


Current Rain Fall Readings
5.2 mm
Rainfall Last Hour   0.0 mm
Rainfall Rate   0.0 mm/hr
Dew Point   14.9 °C


Current UV and Solar Readings
233 W/m2
Sun Light Level   29.5K Lux
Hours of sunlight   1.2 hrs
UV Index Level     3.0UVI  Medium 


Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
Rain. High 16C. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 90%.
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PoP: 80% PoP: 50% PoP: 60% PoP: 50% PoP: 10% PoP: 10% PoP: 80%

Today's Weather Results

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

Today's data
Temperature and Humidity
High Temperature 16.7 °C at 11:48 
Low Temperature 8.8 °C at 00:39
High Apparent Temperature 17.6 °C at 11:48 
Low Apparent Temperature 7.6 °C at 00:48
Low Wind Chill 8.8 °C at 00:39
High Heat Index 16.7 °C at 11:48
High Humidity 100 % at 06:25 
Low Humidity 87 % at 11:44
Rainfall
Rainfall Today 5.2 mm  
Rainfall Rate Max 5.8 mm/hr at 07:17
High Hourly Rainfall 2.2 mm at 06:10
Wind
Highest Gust 15.9 km/h at 05:23
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 5.8 km/h (F2) at 03:59
Wind Run 26.0 km  
Pressure
High Pressure (SL) 1015.37 hPa at 00:21
Low Pressure (SL) 1012.53 hPa at 04:56