Current: 14.4°C, Max: 14.6°C, Min: 9.7°C
The current forecast is: Showery, becoming less settled. *
Last contact with weather station: 2/09/2014 13:47:32. Data will update in 30 seconds.
Temperature : Current trend is Rising, changing by +0.5 °C/hr  14.4°C   Humidity : Current humidity is Normal 50%
Pressure : Current trend is Falling slowly, changing by -0.4 hPa/hr  1013.6hPa   Rainfall : Current trend is Steady 0.0mm
Wind Speed : ESECurrent wind speed is Gentle breeze (F3) from ESE (117°)15.3km/h   Wind Gust : Current trend is Rising 23.4km/h
Weather Forecast
It feels like 10.1°C. Three 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 13:47 on 02 September 2014 (local time).
The current predicted forecast is: Showery, becoming less settled*

Current Temperature
14.4 °C
Temperature Trend   Rising
Temperature Change   +0.5 °C/hr
Humidity   50%


Current Wind Readings
15.3 km/h(avg)
Wind Speed (Gust)   23.4 km/h
Wind Bearing   117° ESE
Beaufort   Gentle breeze F3


Current Barometric Pressure
1013.6 hPa
Barometer Trend   Falling slowly
Barometer Change   -0.4 hPa/hr
Cloud Base   1282 m


Current Rain Fall Readings
0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour   0.0 mm
Rainfall Rate   0.0 mm/hr
Dew Point   4.1 °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 14.6 °C at 12:10 
Low Temperature 9.7 °C at 06:30
High Apparent Temperature 11.0 °C at 12:10 
Low Apparent Temperature 4.0 °C at 04:50
Low Wind Chill 7.3 °C at 04:50
High Heat Index 14.6 °C at 12:10
High Humidity 63 % at 06:42 
Low Humidity 50 % at 13:18
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 05:51
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 22.6 km/h (F4) at 04:50
Wind Run 218.7 km  
Pressure
High Pressure (SL) 1015.1 hPa at 00:11
Low Pressure (SL) 1013.5 hPa at 13:37