Good Morning - Today is:
Current: 10.5°C, Max: 12.7°C, Min: 10.1°C
The current forecast is: Chance of a shower or two during the morning, followed by partly cloudy skies this afternoon. High near 15C. Winds SSE at 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 40%. *
Last weather station contact: Wednesday, 18 October 2017 at 07:20:51. Updated in seconds
Station Forecast: Settled fine | Sunrise: 06:25 | Sunset: 19:41 | Dawn: 05:58 | Dusk: 20:09
Weather Forecast
Temperature : Current trend is Steady, changing by 0 °C/hr  10.5°C, 85%   Pressure : Current trend is Rising slowly, changing by 0.10 hPa/hr  1020.15hPa
Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
Fire Danger
Wind Speed :  E  Current wind speed is Light breeze (F2) from E (92°) 7.5km/h   Wind Gust : Current trend is Rising 16.6km/h
Air Quality :  10 AQI  2.8ug/m3   Rainfall : Current trend is Steady 0.4mm
Sun Light : 4.8KLux, 0.6hrs   Solar UV :  0.6UVI  38W/m2
It feels like 8.6°C. Four clothing layers recommended.There will be 2min 35s more daylight tomorrow.


Welcome to Palmerston North ~ The heart of the Manawatū.
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, 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). 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 07:20 on 18 October 2017 (local time).
The current predicted forecast is: Chance rain *

Current Temperature
10.5 °C
Temperature Trend   Steady
Temperature Change   0 °C/hr
Humidity   85%


Current Wind Readings
7.5 km/h(avg)
Wind Speed (Gust)   16.6 km/h
Wind Bearing   92° E
Beaufort   Light breeze F2


Current Rain Fall Readings
0.4 mm
Rainfall Last Hour   0.0 mm
Rainfall Rate   0.0 mm/hr
Dew Point   8.1 °C


Current Barometric Pressure
1020.15 hPa
Barometer Trend   Rising slowly
Barometer Change   0.10 hPa/hr
Cloud Base   988 ft


Current UV and Solar Readings
38 W/m2
Sun Light Level   4.8K Lux
Hours of sunlight   0.6 hrs
UV Index Level     0.6UVI  Low 


Current Air Quality Readings
10 AQI
Dust (PM2.5)   2.8ug/m3
Air Quality Index    Good 


Current Leaf Wetness Readings

   
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Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
Chance of a shower or two during the morning, followed by partly cloudy skies this afternoon. High near 15C. Winds SSE at 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 40%.
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Chance rain Mainly clear skies Partly cloudy Mostly cloudy skies Partly cloudy Partly cloudy Partly cloudy
Chance rain Mainly clear skies Partly cloudy Mostly cloudy skies Partly cloudy Partly cloudy Partly cloudy
14°C 3°C 16°C 8°C 21°C 10°C 17°C
PoP: 40% PoP: 10% PoP: 10% PoP: 10% PoP: 10% PoP: 20% 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 12.7 °C at 00:00 
Low Temperature 10.1 °C at 05:54
High Apparent Temperature 12.5 °C at 00:00 
Low Apparent Temperature 7.9 °C at 05:13
Low Wind Chill 10.1 °C at 05:54
High Heat Index 12.7 °C at 00:00
High Humidity 93 % at 01:50 
Low Humidity 82 % at 05:32
Rainfall
Rainfall Today 0.4 mm  
Rainfall Rate Max 1.6 mm/hr at 02:00
High Hourly Rainfall 0.4 mm at 02:01
Wind
Highest Gust 31.0 km/h at 05:04
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 9.3 km/h (F2) at 05:13
Wind Run 30.2 km  
Pressure
High Pressure (SL) 1020.18 hPa at 06:56
Low Pressure (SL) 1019.10 hPa at 02:55