A very early Good Morning - Today is:
Current: 17.5°C, Max: 21.1°C, Min: 17.5°C
FORECAST: Windy with showers. High 21C. Winds NW at 30 to 50 km/h. Chance of rain 50%. Winds could occasionally gust over 65 km/h.
Last weather station contact: Wednesday, 21 February 2018 at 05:57:58. Updated in seconds
Station Forecast: Fairly fine, possible showers early | Sunrise: 06:50 | Sunset: 20:12 | Dawn: 06:21 | Dusk: 20:40
Weather Forecast
Temperature : Current trend is Falling, changing by -0.6 °C/hr  17.5°C, 78%   Pressure : Current trend is Rising slowly, changing by 0.40 hPa/hr  1001.05hPa
Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
Fire Danger
Wind Speed :  NW  Current wind speed is Gentle breeze (F3) from NW (309°) 13.0km/h   Wind Gust : Current trend is Rising 28.8km/h
Air Quality :  26 AQI  6.7ug/m3   Rainfall : Current trend is Steady 0.0mm
Sun Light : 0Lux, 0.0hrs   Solar UV :  0.0UVI  0W/m2
It feels like 16.1°C. Two clothing layers recommended.There will be 2min 36s less daylight tomorrow.

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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 05:57 on 21 February 2018 (local time).
The current predicted forecast is: Windy with showers *

Current Temperature & Humidity
17.5 °C 78%
Temperature Trend   Falling
Temperature Change   -0.6 °C/hr
Day Max/Min   21.1 °C / 17.5 °C


Current Wind Speed Average & Gust
13.0 km/h NW
Wind Gust   28.8 km/h from NW (309°)
Beaufort Scale   F3, Gentle breeze
Day Max/Average   48 km/h / 18 km/h


Current Rain Fall
0.0 mm
Rainfall Last Hour   0.0 mm
Rainfall Rate   0.0 mm/hr
24 Hour Rain Fall   2.8 mm


Current Barometric Pressure
1001.05 hPa
Barometer Trend   Rising slowly
Barometer Change   0.40 hPa/hr
Day Max/Min   1001 hPa / 999 hPa


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


Current Air Quality
26 AQI
Dust (PM2.5)   6.7 ug/m3
Air Quality Index    Good 


Current Leaf and Soil

Temperature at 5m 18.3°C,  76%
Temperature at 1m 17.8°C,  76%
Leaf Wetness 1m 18.3°C 14, (98% dry)
Leaf Wetness 0m 17.2°C 14, (99% dry)
Soil 10cm depth 18.9°C,  99 VWC (cB)
Soil 20cm depth 21.1°C,  97 VWC (cB)

Current Fire Danger
Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
Windy with showers. High 21C. Winds NW at 30 to 50 km/h. Chance of rain 50%. Winds could occasionally gust over 65 km/h.
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Today's Weather Results

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

Today's data
Temperature and Humidity
High Temperature 21.1 °C at 00:00 
Low Temperature 17.5 °C at 05:23
High Apparent Temperature 21.3 °C at 00:21 
Low Apparent Temperature 16.6 °C at 05:25
Low Wind Chill 17.5 °C at 05:23
High Heat Index 21.1 °C at 00:00
High Humidity 84 % at 03:35 
Low Humidity 71 % at 00:45
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 48.3 km/h at 02:57
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 18.0 km/h (F3) at 03:05
Wind Run 68.8 km  
Pressure
High Pressure (SL) 1000.54 hPa at 05:29
Low Pressure (SL) 998.54 hPa at 00:00