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19:07:32 NZST
Monday,
17 June 2024
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Current Weather Station Readings Forecast: Becoming fine
High:13°C
Low:10°C
CoR:15%
Cloudy skies. Low near 10C. Winds SE at 10 to 15 km/h. It feels like 11.8°C. 3 clothing layers recommended.
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Temperature
Current: 11.7°C, Max: 13.4°C, Min: 8.8°C
11.7°C
96%

Trend:
Current trend is Falling, changing by -0.4 °C/hrFalling,-0.4°C/hr

Day Max/Min:
13.4°C / 8.8°C
Wind
Windsock
1km/h
Current wind speed is Calm (F0) from WSW (238°)Calm

Wind Gust:
Current trend is Steady2km/h, 238deg.

Day Max/Avg:
34km/h / 9km/h
Rain
1.6mm today, 1.6mm of rainfall in the past 24 hours
1.6mm
1.6Total rain fall for the past 24 hour period (19:07:32 yesterday to now)

Rain Last Hour:
Current trend is Steady0.0mm

Last Rain Record:
15:47, 17/06/2024
Pressure
Cloud Base: 77m, 252ft
1008hPa
Trend:
Current trend is Rising, changing by 1.0 hPa/hrRising,1.0hPa/hr

Day Max/Min:
1008hPa / 1002hPa

Cloud Base:
77m, 252ft
UV / Solar
UV/Solar: 0.0 UVI, 0 W/m^2
0W/m2
UV Index Rating:
 Low 
0.0UVI
Sun Light:
0 Lux
Sun Hours:
1.8 hrs (20%)
Air Quality
Air Quality: 4 AQI
4AQI
Air Quality:
 Good 
PM2.5: 1.1ug/m3
PM10: 13.6ug/m3
CO2: 407ppm
Pollen Level:
 Low 
Extra Sensors
Extra Sensors
Temp. at 5m
15.6°C 79%

Temp. at 1m:
13.3°C 0%

Moisture at 1m:
13.3°C 14.0 (99%)

Moisture at 0m:
11.7°C 12.0 (98%)

Soil at 10cm:
11.7°C 99VWC

Soil at 20cm:
N/A°C 3VWC
Fire Danger
Based upon today's weather there is a Low Fire Danger (restrictions may apply)
0.3FWI
Fire Risk Index:
 Low 

Grass Fire Risk:
Low
0kW/m2


Scrub Fire Risk:
High
521kW/m2


Forest Fire Risk:
Low
0kW/m2
Sun / Moon
Moon Phase: Waxing Gibbous
Day & Night Ratio Clock Graph
Moonrise
13:33
Moonset
02:27
Visability
78%
Sunrise
07:40
Sunset
16:58
Day Length
09.17 Hrs

Moon Phase: Waxing Gibbous
Sun Phase: Below Horizon

There will be 0min 12s less daylight tomorrow
7 Day Forecast
Tonight Tomorrow Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Cloudy skies. Low near 10C. Winds SE at 10 to 15 km/h. Partly to mostly cloudy. High 14C. Winds ESE at 15 to 25 km/h. Intervals of clouds and sunshine in the morning with more clouds for later in the day. High 12C. Winds ESE at 15 to 30 km/h. Some sun in the morning with increasing clouds during the afternoon. High 13C. Winds ESE at 15 to 25 km/h. Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 14C. Winds E at 10 to 15 km/h. Mainly cloudy. High 14C. Winds E at 10 to 15 km/h.
Cloudy Partly Cloudy Partly Cloudy Partly Cloudy Partly Cloudy Mostly Cloudy
10°C 14°C 8°C | 12°C 8°C | 13°C 5°C | 14°C 5°C | 14°C
Rain Risk:
15%
Rain Risk:
22%
Rain Risk:
8%
Rain Risk:
8%
Rain Risk:
11%
Rain Risk:
24%
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Tables & Reports
Temperature and Humidity
Highest Temperature 13.4 °CNew Record at 13:05 
Lowest Temperature 8.8 °CNew Record at 00:00
Highest Dew Point 12.3 °CNew Record at 15:43 
Lowest Dew Point 6.2 °CNew Record at 00:00
Highest Apparent Temperature 13.8 °CNew Record at 15:43 
Lowest Apparent Temperature 7.3 °CNew Record at 00:00
Highest "Feels Like" Temperature 13.5 °CNew Record at 13:05 
Lowest "Feels Like" Temperature 8.8 °CNew Record at 00:00
Lowest Wind Chill 8.8 °CNew Record at 00:00
Highest Humidex 15.7 °CNew Record at 13:05
Highest Heat Index 13.4 °CNew Record at 13:05
Highest Humidity 96 %New Record at 18:52 
Lowest Humidity 81 %New Record at 01:35
Rainfall
Rainfall Today 1.6 mmNew Record  
Rainfall Rate Max 1.4 mm/hrNew Record at 03:58
Highest Hourly Rainfall 0.2 mmNew Record at 09:10
Wind
Highest Gust 34 km/hNew Record at 06:37
Highest Speed (10 minute average) 9 km/h (F2)New Record at 06:31
Wind Run 25.8 kmNew Record  
Pressure
Highest Pressure (SL) 1008.1 hPaNew Record at 18:58
Lowest Pressure (SL) 1002.0 hPaNew Record at 07:01
Hours of Sun 1.8 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 with a population of 84,639 according to the 2018 census. Palmerston North's climate is temperate with maximum day temperatures averaging 22°C (72°F) in summer and 12°C (54°F) in winter. Annual rainfall is approximately 960mm (37.8in). The typical urban area elevation is between 20 - 40 metres (65 - 130ft) of which the weather station is located at an elevation of 36 metres. More info here.