Good Afternoon - Today is:
Current: 16.4°C, Max: 22.1°C, Min: 15.3°C
The current forecast is: Precipitation at times, very unsettled. *
Last contact with weather station: 22/11/2014 15:33:26. Data will update in 30 seconds.
Station Forecast: Precipitation at times, very unsettled | Sunrise: 05:46 | Sunset: 20:21 | Dawn: 05:14 | Dusk: 20:52
Weather Forecast
Temperature : Current trend is Falling, changing by -1.2 °C/hr  16.4°C   Humidity : Current humidity is Very Damp 87%
Moderate Fire Danger
Fire Danger
Pressure : Current trend is Falling, changing by -0.6 hPa/hr  1008.3hPa   Rainfall : Current trend is Steady 0.9mm
Wind Speed :  WNW  Current wind speed is Fresh breeze (F5) from WNW (302°) 31.2km/h   Wind Gust : Current trend is Rising 41.8km/h
Sun Light : 8.8KLux, 0.1hrs   Solar UV :  1UVI  69W/m2
It feels like 11.7°C. A windproof & Three clothing layers recommended.There will be 1min 48s more daylight tomorrow.

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 15:33 on 22 November 2014 (local time).
The current predicted forecast is: Precipitation at times, very unsettled*

Current Temperature
16.4 °C
Temperature Trend   Falling
Temperature Change   -1.2 °C/hr
Humidity   87%


Current Wind Readings
31.2 km/h(avg)
Wind Speed (Gust)   41.8 km/h
Wind Bearing   302° WNW
Beaufort   Fresh breeze F5


Current Barometric Pressure
1008.3 hPa
Barometer Trend   Falling
Barometer Change   -0.6 hPa/hr
Cloud Base   532 m


Current Rain Fall Readings
0.9 mm
Rainfall Last Hour   0.3 mm
Rainfall Rate   0.0 mm/hr
Dew Point   14.2 °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 22.1 °C at 10:41 
Low Temperature 15.3 °C at 00:00
High Apparent Temperature 16.2 °C at 10:41 
Low Apparent Temperature 10.9 °C at 14:09
Low Wind Chill 14.8 °C at 00:12
High Heat Index 22.1 °C at 10:41
High Humidity 79 % at 05:38 
Low Humidity 55 % at 10:48
Rainfall
Rainfall Today 0.9 mm  
Rainfall Rate Max 3.6 mm/hr at 11:25
High Hourly Rainfall 0.3 mm at 11:23
Wind
Highest Gust 63.7 km/h at 13:00
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 50.3 km/h (F7) at 12:07
Wind Run 340.8 km  
Pressure
High Pressure (SL) 1015.5 hPa at 00:23
Low Pressure (SL) 1007.9 hPa at 14:33