Good Morning - Today is:
Current: 16.9°C, Max: 17.2°C, Min: 13.9°C
The current forecast is: Fine weather *
Last weather station contact: Thursday, 23 March 2017 at 10:56:10. Updated in seconds
Station Forecast: Fine weather | Sunrise: 07:23 | Sunset: 19:25 | Dawn: 06:56 | Dusk: 19:52
Weather Forecast
Temperature : Current trend is Rising, changing by +0.9 °C/hr  16.9°C   Humidity : Current humidity is Normal 80%
Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
Fire Danger
Pressure : Current trend is Rising slowly, changing by 0.44 hPa/hr  1018.22hPa   Rainfall : Current trend is Steady 0.0mm
Wind Speed :  E  Current wind speed is Light breeze (F2) from E (85°) 8.7km/h   Wind Gust : Current trend is Rising 31.0km/h
Sun Light : 46.1KLux, 1.3hrs   Solar UV :  4.0UVI  364W/m2
It feels like 16.2°C. A windproof & Two clothing layers recommended.There will be 2min 41s 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 10:56 on 23 March 2017 (local time).
The current predicted forecast is: Fine weather*

Current Temperature
16.9 °C
Temperature Trend   Rising
Temperature Change   +0.9 °C/hr
Humidity   80%


Current Wind Readings
8.7 km/h(avg)
Wind Speed (Gust)   31.0 km/h
Wind Bearing   85° E
Beaufort   Light breeze F2


Current Barometric Pressure
1018.22 hPa
Barometer Trend   Rising slowly
Barometer Change   0.44 hPa/hr
Cloud Base   1420 ft


Current Rain Fall Readings
0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour   0.0 mm
Rainfall Rate   0.0 mm/hr
Dew Point   13.4 °C


Current UV and Solar Readings
364 W/m2
Sun Light Level   46.1K Lux
Hours of sunlight   1.3 hrs
UV Index Level     4.0UVI  Medium 


Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
Showers early, then cloudy in the afternoon. High 19C. Winds ESE at 15 to 25 km/h. Chance of rain 40%.
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PoP: 30% PoP: 20% PoP: 20% PoP: 80% PoP: 90% PoP: 50% PoP: 20%

Today's Weather Results

This page shows a summary of the data since Midnight local time.

Today's data
Temperature and Humidity
High Temperature 17.2 °C at 00:00 
Low Temperature 13.9 °C at 08:28
High Apparent Temperature 18.7 °C at 00:58 
Low Apparent Temperature 13.7 °C at 08:36
Low Wind Chill 13.9 °C at 08:28
High Heat Index 17.2 °C at 00:00
High Humidity 98 % at 05:24 
Low Humidity 82 % at 10:24
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 35.3 km/h at 08:28
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 7.2 km/h (F2) at 09:16
Wind Run 27.5 km  
Pressure
High Pressure (SL) 1018.08 hPa at 10:22
Low Pressure (SL) 1013.95 hPa at 00:14