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23 February 2024
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Current Weather Station Readings Forecast: Settled fine
High:22°C
Low:15°C
CoR:24%
Cloudy. Low around 15C. Winds light and variable. It feels like 17.9°C. 1 clothing layer recommended.
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Temperature
Current: 17.2°C, Max: 17.2°C, Min: 16.6°C
17.2°C
80%

Trend:
Current trend is Falling, changing by -0.2 °C/hrFalling,-0.2°C/hr

Day Max/Min:
17.2°C / 16.6°C
Wind
Windsock
1km/h
Current wind speed is Calm (F0) from N (6°)Calm

Wind Gust:
Current trend is Steady2km/h, 6deg.

Day Max/Avg:
5km/h / 2km/h
Rain
0.0mm today, 0.0mm of rainfall in the past 24 hours
2 Dry
Days

Month Total:
35.8mm

Last Rain Record:
18:42, 20/02/2024
Pressure
Cloud Base: 409m, 1342ft
1024hPa
Trend:
Current trend is Falling slowly, changing by -0.1 hPa/hrFalling,-0.1hPa/hr

Day Max/Min:
1024hPa / 1024hPa

Cloud Base:
409m, 1342ft
UV / Solar
UV/Solar: 0.0 UVI, 0 W/m^2
0W/m2
UV Index Rating:
 Low 
0.0UVI
Sun Light:
0 Lux
Sun Hours:
0.0 hrs (0%)
Air Quality
Air Quality: 0 AQI
0AQI
Air Quality:
 Good 
PM2.5: 0ug/m3
PM10: 2ug/m3
CO2: 415ppm
Pollen Level:
 Low 
Extra Sensors
Extra Sensors
Temp. at 5m
22.2°C 64%

Temp. at 1m:
20.0°C 64%

Moisture at 1m:
18.3°C 14.0 (99%)

Moisture at 0m:
19.4°C 12.0 (90%)

Soil at 10cm:
21.1°C 91VWC

Soil at 20cm:
N/A°C 29VWC
Fire Danger
Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
4.6FWI
Fire Risk Index:
 Low 

Grass Fire Risk:
Low
0kW/m2


Scrub Fire Risk:
Very High
2.5MW/m2


Forest Fire Risk:
Moderate
27kW/m2
Sun / Moon
Moon Phase: Waxing Gibbous
Day & Night Ratio Clock Graph
Moonrise
19:51
Moonset
05:00
Visability
96%
Sunrise
06:52
Sunset
20:10
Day Length
13.18 Hrs

Moon Phase: Waxing Gibbous
Sun Phase: Below Horizon

There will be 2min 37s less daylight tomorrow
7 Day Forecast
Tonight Tomorrow Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday
Cloudy. Low around 15C. Winds light and variable. Cloudy early with partial sunshine expected late. High 22C. Winds WNW at 15 to 25 km/h. Considerable cloudiness. High 24C. Winds WNW at 25 to 40 km/h. Rain early...then remaining cloudy with showers in the afternoon. High near 20C. WNW winds shifting to E at 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall near 12mm. A shower or two around the area in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. High 23C. Winds NW at 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of rain 30%. Partly to mostly cloudy. High 21C. Winds W at 15 to 30 km/h.
Cloudy AM Clouds, PM Sun Mostly Cloudy Rain AM Showers Partly Cloudy
15°C 22°C 14°C | 24°C 18°C | 20°C 14°C | 23°C 14°C | 21°C
Rain Risk:
24%
Rain Risk:
11%
Rain Risk:
13%
Rain Risk:
96%
Rain Risk:
31%
Rain Risk:
24%
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Tables & Reports
Temperature and Humidity
Highest Temperature 17.2 °CNew Record at 00:30 
Lowest Temperature 16.6 °CNew Record at 00:13
Highest Dew Point 13.7 °CNew Record at 00:34 
Lowest Dew Point 13.4 °CNew Record at 00:02
Highest Apparent Temperature 18.0 °CNew Record at 00:41 
Lowest Apparent Temperature 17.4 °CNew Record at 00:02
Highest "Feels Like" Temperature 17.7 °CNew Record at 00:41 
Lowest "Feels Like" Temperature 17.1 °CNew Record at 00:13
Lowest Wind Chill 16.6 °CNew Record at 00:13
Highest Humidex 20.1 °CNew Record at 00:34
Highest Heat Index 17.0 °CNew Record at 00:30
Highest Humidity 82 %New Record at 00:11 
Lowest Humidity 80 %New Record at 00:30
Rainfall
Rainfall Today 0.0 mmNew Record  
Rainfall Rate Max 0.0 mm/hrNew Record at 00:00
Highest Hourly Rainfall 0.0 mmNew Record at 00:00
Wind
Highest Gust 5 km/hNew Record at 00:01
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 2 km/h (F1)New Record at 00:00
Wind Run 1.2 kmNew Record  
Pressure
Highest Pressure (SL) 1024.3 hPaNew Record at 00:03
Lowest Pressure (SL) 1023.9 hPaNew Record at 00:40
Hours of Sun 0.0 hrs
About Palmerston North and Palmy Weather

Welcome to Palmerston North - "The heart of the Manawatū".
This Palmerston North weather station is located just 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 with a population of 84,639 according to the 2018 census. Palmerston North's climate is temperate with maximum day temperatures averaging 22°C (72°F) in summer and 12°C (54°F) in winter. Annual rainfall is approximately 960mm (37.8in). The typical urban area elevation is between 20 - 40 metres (65 - 130ft) of which the weather station is located at an elevation of 36 metres. More info here.