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Current: 12.5°C, Max: 15.3°C, Min: 9.7°C
The current forecast is: Fairly fine, improving *
Last weather station contact: Friday, 27 May 2016 at 20:21:29. Updated in seconds
Station Forecast: Fairly fine, improving | Sunrise: 07:27 | Sunset: 17:02 | Dawn: 06:57 | Dusk: 17:32
Weather Forecast
Temperature : Current trend is Falling, changing by -0.1 °C/hr  12.5°C   Humidity : Current humidity is Very Damp 99%
Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
Fire Danger
Pressure : Current trend is Rising slowly, changing by 0.33 hPa/hr  1007.25hPa   Rainfall : Current trend is Steady 3.3mm
Wind Speed :  N  Current wind speed is Calm (F0) from N (11°) 0.0km/h   Wind Gust : Current trend is Steady 2.9km/h
Sun Light : 0Lux, 1.1hrs   Solar UV :  0.0UVI  0W/m2
It feels like 13.2°C. Three clothing layers recommended.There will be 1min 20s 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 20:21 on 27 May 2016 (local time).
The current predicted forecast is: Fairly fine, improving*

Current Temperature
12.5 °C
Temperature Trend   Falling
Temperature Change   -0.1 °C/hr
Humidity   99%


Current Wind Readings
0.0 km/h(avg)
Wind Speed (Gust)   2.9 km/h
Wind Bearing   11° N
Beaufort   Calm F0


Current Barometric Pressure
1007.25 hPa
Barometer Trend   Rising slowly
Barometer Change   0.33 hPa/hr
Cloud Base   62 ft


Current Rain Fall Readings
3.3 mm
Rainfall Last Hour   0.3 mm
Rainfall Rate   0.0 mm/hr
Dew Point   12.3 °C


Current UV and Solar Readings
0 W/m2
Sun Light Level   0 Lux
Hours of sunlight   1.1 hrs
UV Index Level     0.0UVI  Low 


Based upon today's weather there is a Low 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 15.3 °C at 12:30 
Low Temperature 9.7 °C at 05:42
High Apparent Temperature 14.5 °C at 12:50 
Low Apparent Temperature 8.0 °C at 03:35
Low Wind Chill 8.9 °C at 07:10
High Heat Index 15.3 °C at 12:30
High Humidity 98 % at 18:43 
Low Humidity 78 % at 11:43
Rainfall
Rainfall Today 3.3 mm  
Rainfall Rate Max 34.8 mm/hr at 15:14
High Hourly Rainfall 2.1 mm at 15:15
Wind
Highest Gust 29.6 km/h at 06:06
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 14.4 km/h (F3) at 11:30
Wind Run 105.6 km  
Pressure
High Pressure (SL) 1007.35 hPa at 19:58
Low Pressure (SL) 1003.01 hPa at 00:00