Today is the Summer Solstice (Longest Day). Marks the Mid-Summer Cardinal Point.
Good Afternoon - Today is:
Current: 22.0°C, Max: 22.5°C, Min: 14.6°C
The current forecast is: Settled fine. *
Last contact with weather station: 22/12/2014 13:34:04. Data will update in 30 seconds.
Station Forecast: Settled fine | Sunrise: 05:45 | Sunset: 20:48 | Dawn: 05:11 | Dusk: 21:21
Weather Forecast
Temperature : Current trend is Rising, changing by +1.2 °C/hr  22.0°C   Humidity : Current humidity is Normal 51%
Low Fire Danger
Fire Danger
Pressure : Current trend is Rising slowly, changing by 0.1 hPa/hr  1021.6hPa   Rainfall : Current trend is Steady 0.3mm
Wind Speed :  WSW  Current wind speed is Gentle breeze (F3) from WSW (257°) 14.5km/h   Wind Gust : Current trend is Rising 22.0km/h
Sun Light : 31KLux, 0.9hrs   Solar UV :  4UVI  244W/m2
It feels like 19.6°C. One clothing layer recommended.There will be 0min 1s 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 13:34 on 22 December 2014 (local time).
The current predicted forecast is: Settled fine*

Current Temperature
22.0 °C
Temperature Trend   Rising
Temperature Change   +1.2 °C/hr
Humidity   51%

Current Wind Readings
14.5 km/h(avg)
Wind Speed (Gust)   22.0 km/h
Wind Bearing   257° WSW
Beaufort   Gentle breeze F3

Current Barometric Pressure
1021.6 hPa
Barometer Trend   Rising slowly
Barometer Change   0.1 hPa/hr
Cloud Base   1321 m

Current Rain Fall Readings
0.3 mm
Rainfall Last Hour   0.0 mm
Rainfall Rate   0.0 mm/hr
Dew Point   11.4 °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 22.5 °C at 12:33 
Low Temperature 14.6 °C at 06:13
High Apparent Temperature 20.5 °C at 12:43 
Low Apparent Temperature 14.0 °C at 01:56
Low Wind Chill 14.6 °C at 04:33
High Heat Index 22.5 °C at 12:33
High Humidity 91 % at 05:02 
Low Humidity 50 % at 12:33
Rainfall Today 0.3 mm  
Rainfall Rate Max 3.6 mm/hr at 04:16
High Hourly Rainfall 0.3 mm at 04:16
Highest Gust 24.5 km/h at 01:55
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 19.8 km/h (F4) at 10:58
Wind Run 122.9 km  
High Pressure (SL) 1021.8 hPa at 12:29
Low Pressure (SL) 1015.8 hPa at 00:00