Palmerston North, New Zealand - Weather

Date / Time
A late Good Evening
Tuesday,
17 May 2022
Last Update: 22:51:50 17/05/2022
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Current Weather Station Readings Forecast: Fine weather
High:20°C
Low:14°C
PoP:15%
Mostly cloudy skies. Low 14C. Winds NW at 10 to 15 km/h. It feels like 16.6°C. 2 clothing layers recommended.
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Temperature
Current: 15.4°C, Max: 19.9°C, Min: 14.1°C
15.4°C
97%

Trend:
Current trend is Falling, changing by -0.3 °C/hrFalling, -0.3°C/hr

Day Max/Min:
19.9°C / 14.1°C
Wind
Wind
2km/h
SSW

Wind Gust:
Current trend is Rising 4km/h Current wind speed is Light air (F1) from SSW (198°)198°

Day Max/Avg:
32km/h / 12km/h
Rain
8.2 mm
Today
8.2mm
8.2mm(24h)

Rainfall Rate:
Current trend is Steady0.0mm/hr

Rainfall Last Hour:
0.0mm
Pressure
Barometric Pressure
1011hPa
Trend:
Current trend is Rising, changing by 0.6 hPa/hrRising,0.6hPa/hr

Day Max/Min:
1014hPa / 1009hPa

Cloud Base:
59m, 193ft
UV / Solar
UV/Solar
0W/m2
UV Rating:
 Low 

UV Index Level:
0.0UVI

Sun Light:
0 Lux

Sun Hours:
1.2 hrs (13%)
Air Quality
Air Quality
0AQI
Air Quality:
 Good 

Dust (PM2.5):
0.00ug/m3

Dust (PM10):
2.10ug/m3

CO2:
403ppm

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Temp. at 5m
16.7°C 92%


Temp. at 1m:
15.6°C 0%

Moisture at 1m:
15.6°C 2.0 (19%)

Moisture at 0m:
15.6°C 12.0 (98%)

Soil at 10cm:
15.6°C 99VWC

Soil at 20cm:
15.6°C 45VWC

Fire Danger
Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
0.0FWI
Fire Risk Index:
 Low 

Grass Fire Risk:
Low 0kW/m2

Scrub Fire Risk:
Low 0kW/m2

Forest Fire Risk:
Low 0kW/m2
Sun / Moon
Moon Phase: Waning Gibbous
Day & Night Ratio Clock Graph
Moonrise
17:47
Moonset
08:13
Visability
98%
Sunrise
07:18
Sunset
17:10
Day Length
09.51 Hrs

Moon Phase: Waning Gibbous
Sun Phase: Below Horizon

There will be 1min 47s less daylight tomorrow
7 Day Forecast
Tonight Tomorrow Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Mostly cloudy skies. Low 14C. Winds NW at 10 to 15 km/h. Rain showers early with some sunshine later in the day. High 18C. Winds NW at 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of rain 50%. Cloudy with periods of rain. High 18C. Winds NW at 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall around 6mm. Windy with thundershowers following a period of rain early. High 12C. Winds WNW at 30 to 50 km/h. Chance of rain 100%. Cloudy with periods of light rain. High 13C. Winds WNW at 25 to 40 km/h. Chance of rain 80%. Considerable cloudiness with occasional rain showers. High 14C. Winds WNW at 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 60%.
Mostly Cloudy AM Showers Rain Rain, Thunder, Wind Light Rain Showers
14°C 18°C 11°C | 18°C 11°C | 12°C 5°C | 13°C 9°C | 14°C
Rain Risk:
15%
Rain Risk:
45%
Rain Risk:
99%
Rain Risk:
97%
Rain Risk:
81%
Rain Risk:
56%
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Tables & Reports
Temperature and Humidity
High Temperature 19.9 °C at 11:15 
Low Temperature 14.1 °C at 06:39
High Apparent Temperature 21.2 °C at 11:33 
Low Apparent Temperature 14.4 °C at 07:07
Low Wind Chill 14.1 °C at 06:39
High Heat Index 19.9 °C at 11:15
High Humidity 98 % at 14:40 
Low Humidity 87 % at 10:43
Rainfall
Rainfall Today 8.2 mm  
Rainfall Rate Max 23.2 mm/hr at 13:47
High Hourly Rainfall 4.6 mm at 14:22
Wind
Highest Gust 32 km/h at 11:27
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 12 km/h (F2) at 15:18
Wind Run 139.3 km  
Pressure
High Pressure (SL) 1013.5 hPa at 00:00
Low Pressure (SL) 1009.2 hPa at 17:46
Hours of Sun 1.2 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. 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) of which the weather station is located at an elevation of 36 metres. More info here.