Last weather station contact: Wednesday, 01 July 2015 at 16:46:50. Updated in seconds
|Wind Speed||:||4.8km/h||Wind Gust||:||11.2km/h|
|Sun Light||:||1.1KLux, 6.4hrs||Solar UV||:||8W/m2|
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 16:46 on 01 July 2015 (local time).
Temperature Trend Falling
Temperature Change -0.8 °C/hr
Current Wind Readings
Wind Speed (Gust) 11.2 km/h
Wind Bearing 307° NW
Beaufort Light air F1
Current Barometric Pressure
Barometer Trend Rising slowly
Barometer Change 0.1 hPa/hr
Cloud Base 2103 ft
Current Rain Fall Readings
Rainfall Last Hour 0.0 mm
Rainfall Rate 0.0 mm/hr
Dew Point 8.0 °C
Today's Weather Results
This page shows a summary of the data since midnight local time.
|Temperature and Humidity|
|High Temperature||15.6 °C||at 12:38|
|Low Temperature||10.3 °C||at 07:50|
|High Apparent Temperature||13.4 °C||at 13:01|
|Low Apparent Temperature||7.5 °C||at 05:13|
|Low Wind Chill||10.3 °C||at 07:50|
|High Heat Index||15.6 °C||at 12:38|
|High Humidity||81 %||at 08:12|
|Low Humidity||55 %||at 13:46|
|Rainfall Today||0.0 mm|
|Rainfall Rate Max||0.0 mm/hr||at 00:00|
|High Hourly Rainfall||0.0 mm||at 00:00|
|Highest Gust||33.1 km/h||at 00:16|
|Highest Speed (10 minute average)||16.8 km/h (F3)||at 05:13|
|Wind Run||161.2 km|
|High Pressure (SL)||1018.1 hPa||at 10:12|
|Low Pressure (SL)||1013.5 hPa||at 04:57|