Good Evening - Today was:
Current: 15.6°C, Max: 22.3°C, Min: 15.9°C
The current forecast is: Fairly fine, showers likely *
Last weather station contact: Wednesday, 04 May 2016 at 19:56:29. Updated in seconds
Station Forecast: Fairly fine, showers likely | Sunrise: 07:06 | Sunset: 17:22 | Dawn: 06:37 | Dusk: 17:51
Weather Forecast
Temperature : Current trend is Falling, changing by -1.3 °C/hr  15.6°C   Humidity : Current humidity is Normal 79%
Based upon today's weather there is a Moderate Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
Fire Danger
Pressure : Current trend is Rising slowly, changing by 0.06 hPa/hr  1020.49hPa   Rainfall : Current trend is Steady 0.0mm
Wind Speed :  N  Current wind speed is Calm (F0) from N (360°) 0.7km/h   Wind Gust : Current trend is Steady 2.9km/h
Sun Light : 0Lux, 2.9hrs   Solar UV :  0.0UVI  0W/m2
It feels like 16.1°C. Two clothing layers recommended.There will be 2min 9s 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 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 19:56 on 04 May 2016 (local time).
The current predicted forecast is: Fairly fine, showers likely*

Current Temperature
15.6 °C
Temperature Trend   Falling
Temperature Change   -1.3 °C/hr
Humidity   79%


Current Wind Readings
0.7 km/h(avg)
Wind Speed (Gust)   2.9 km/h
Wind Bearing   360° N
Beaufort   Calm F0


Current Barometric Pressure
1020.49 hPa
Barometer Trend   Rising slowly
Barometer Change   0.06 hPa/hr
Cloud Base   1485 ft


Current Rain Fall Readings
0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour   0.0 mm
Rainfall Rate   0.0 mm/hr
Dew Point   12.0 °C


Current UV and Solar Readings
0 W/m2
Sun Light Level   0 Lux
Hours of sunlight   2.9 hrs
UV Index Level     0.0UVI  Low 


Based upon today's weather there is a Moderate Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)

Today's Weather Results

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

Today's data
Temperature and Humidity
High Temperature 22.3 °C at 13:48 
Low Temperature 15.9 °C at 06:48
High Apparent Temperature 22.3 °C at 15:06 
Low Apparent Temperature 16.7 °C at 19:21
Low Wind Chill 15.9 °C at 06:48
High Heat Index 22.3 °C at 13:48
High Humidity 93 % at 00:00 
Low Humidity 56 % at 15:10
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 28.1 km/h at 11:03
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 13.0 km/h (F3) at 14:11
Wind Run 83.8 km  
Pressure
High Pressure (SL) 1023.50 hPa at 09:10
Low Pressure (SL) 1020.18 hPa at 17:33