Weather in Palmerston North in august 2021

The weather in Palmerston North in the month of august comes from statistical datas on the past years. You can view the weather statistics the entire month, but also navigating through the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Average weather throughout august

very bad weather 1.9cm

Weather at 6am
43°F

FogFog
52% of time

Cloudy

14%

Clear/Sunny

14%

Partly Cloudy

14%

Weather at 12pm
54°F

CloudyCloudy
32% of time

Partly Cloudy

32%

Clear/Sunny

23%

Moderate rain at times

10%

Weather at 6pm
47°F

FogFog
30% of time

Clear/Sunny

24%

Partly Cloudy

24%

Cloudy

15%

Weather at 3am
43°F

Fog

42%

Moderate rain at times

18%

Partly Cloudy

14%

Clear/Sunny

13%


Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Palmerston North in august

These charts show the evolution of average minimum/maximum temperatures as well as average daily precipitation volume in Palmerston North in august.


Climate of Palmerston North in august

The climate of Palmerston North in august is very bad

The climate in august in Palmerston North is wet (with 2.2in of rainfall over 10 days). It should be noted an improvement from the previous month since in july it receives an average of 2in of rainfall over 9 days.

The climate is fairly cool in this location the month of august, but it is bearable by dressing hot. The high seasonal norm is 54°F. The seasonal minimum is 41°F. Thus, the mean temperature average on this month of august in Palmerston North is 49°F. Note that these seasonal averages are in contrast with those observed in Palmerston North in august with a maximum record of 63°F in 2009 and a minimum record of 29°F in 2011.

Day length in Palmerston North in august is 10:31. The sun rises at 07:07 and sets at 17:38.

With a correct climate, august is okay (but not the best) to go there in New Zealand.

August: another location in New Zealand?

If you want to go to New Zealand in august, there are destinations with better weather than Palmerston North:

In august, Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua, Tauranga, Coromandel and Dargaville have a tolerable climate, but better than Palmerston North.

more information about New Zealand's weather in august



Seasonal average climate and temperature of Palmerston North in august

Check below seasonal norms These statistics are compiled from the weather statements of the past years of the month of august.

August
Outside temperature
Average temperature 49°F
Highest temperature 54°F
Lowest temperature 41°F
Highest record temperature 63°F
(2009)
Lowest record temperature 29°F
(2011)
Number of days at +65°F 0 day(s)
(0%)
Number of days at -32°F 2 day(s)
(6%)
Wind
Wind speed 16km/h
Wind temperature 40°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 2.2in
Number of days with rainfall 10 day(s)
(31%)
Record daily rainfall 1.8in
(2019)
Snowfall 1.9cm
Other climate data
Humidity 96%
Visibility 7.21km
Cloud cover 55%
UV index 2
Daily sunshine hours 9
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 07:07
Time of sunset 17:38
Length of day 10:31
Our opinion about the weather in august
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad

How was the weather last august?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Palmerston North in august 2020:

01-08-2020
Cloudy
41°F to 58°F
02-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
45°F to 58°F
03-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
43°F to 58°F
04-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
41°F to 58°F
05-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
43°F to 58°F
06-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
43°F to 59°F
07-08-2020
Moderate rain at times
50°F to 56°F
08-08-2020
Light rain shower
45°F to 52°F
09-08-2020
Patchy rain nearby
38°F to 54°F
10-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 56°F
11-08-2020
Cloudy
43°F to 58°F
12-08-2020
Patchy light rain
49°F to 54°F
13-08-2020
Overcast
38°F to 56°F
14-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
43°F to 49°F
15-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
32°F to 50°F
16-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
32°F to 52°F
17-08-2020
Clear/Sunny
34°F to 56°F
18-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
38°F to 56°F
19-08-2020
Light drizzle
47°F to 54°F
20-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
50°F to 61°F
21-08-2020
Patchy rain nearby
50°F to 56°F
22-08-2020
Moderate rain at times
50°F to 58°F
23-08-2020
Patchy rain nearby
47°F to 63°F
24-08-2020
Light rain shower
49°F to 56°F
25-08-2020
Light rain shower
47°F to 54°F
26-08-2020
Cloudy
40°F to 52°F
27-08-2020
Moderate or heavy rain shower
47°F to 52°F
28-08-2020
Partly Cloudy
36°F to 56°F
29-08-2020
Patchy rain nearby
49°F to 59°F
30-08-2020
Patchy rain nearby
54°F to 58°F
31-08-2020
Patchy rain nearby
52°F to 59°F

Map: other cities in New Zealand in august

Click over cities on the map for information about the weather in august.

Legend: Palmerston North perfect weather good tolerable bad very bad

Cities near Palmerston North:

Levin in augustbad weather
Wanganui in augusttolerable weather
Masterton in augustbad weather
Paraparaumu in augustbad weather
Porirua in augustbad weather
Wellington in augustbad weather
Hastings in augusttolerable weather
Hawera in augusttolerable weather
Turangi in augustvery bad weather
Picton in augustbad weather
New Zealand in august: See full list of cities

Weather data for Palmerston North in august:

Weather data for Palmerston North for august are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Palmerston North. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Palmerston North can vary slightly from year to year, but this data should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags or check for the best time in year to go to Palmerston North.


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