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Whitby Weather, Porirua, near Wellington, New Zealand, -41.6.31S 174.53.8E Altitude 97Metres, 320Feet
LAST READING AT TIME: 12:35 AM DATE: 24 January 2019, time of next update: 12:40 am
Current WeatherNight time/Stopped raining/Cloudy with clear patches Current Temperature 13.4°C (56.1°F), Apparent temp 7.6°C
Maximum Temperature (since 9am)22.3°C at: 3:10 PM Minimum Temperature (since 9am)13.4°C at: 12:33 AM
Average windspeed (ten minute)29.4 kmh (15.9 kts) Wind Direction (ten minute)NW (315°)
Windchill Temperature 13.4°C Maximum Gust (last hour)52.5 kmh (28.4 kts) at: 0:12
Maximum Gust (since 9am)67.2 kmh (36.3 kts) at: 7:12 PM Maximum 1 minute average (since 9am)53.2 kmh (28.8 kts) at: 7:12 PM
Rainfall (last hour)0.4 mm Rainfall (since 9am)0.4 mm (0.02 in.)---
Rainfall This month 27.4 mm (1.08 in.) Rainfall To date this year 31.8 mm (1.25 in.)
Maximum rain per minute (last hour)0.4 mm/min Maximum rain per hour (last 6 hours)0.4 mm/hour
Yesterdays rainfall 0.0 mm DewPoint 11.1°C (Wet Bulb :12.2°C )
Humidity 86 %, Humidex 15.2°C Barometer corrected to msl1003.0 hPa
Pressure change +1.0 hPa (last hour) Trend (last hour)RISING SLOWLY
Pressure change (last 12 hours)-4.0 hPa Pressure change (last 6 hours)+1.0 hPa
Current 00:00 hours of sunshine today, current sky: Night time/Stopped raining/Cloudy with clear patches
Sunshine hours for the year: 00:00 hrs Sunshine hours for the month: 00:00 hrs
Current evapotranspiration rate 1.3 mm per day. Yesterday's reading 2.1
Lightning counts 0 since noon
Time of last strike 21:56:45 2017/01/23Counts in the last 30 minutes 0

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The data is logged at two minute intervals, but there is data recorded every minute. Best viewed in 800 x 600 and True colour. On the graph, the Blue line represents the average windspeed, the Red line is the maximum gust for that interval, and the Green line is what the wind has dropped off to in the same interval. Fuschsa is the barometer & dew point,Blue is humidity.

Wind direction indicator on graph, Red Arrow is current direction, Yellow Line is average direction.

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This station uses NZ Meteorological Standards, a "day" is from 9am to 9am of the following day. So if you want to see the overnight low temp after 9am you will need to look in yesterday's extreme conditions. For the same reason the daily report for the current month is not available until 9:15am on the following day.

When the wind blows from an Easterly direction, it may be indicated as coming from the West or Norwest, because this stations location is sheltered by a hill from the East and receives instead a wind from the opposite direction.

Status report: Still awaiting parts to fix Solar Sensor, Wind Direction and Lightning Detector.


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Weather report/warning/Metars

Wellington Airport, New Zealand (NZWN) 41-20S 174-48E 8M
Jan 23, 2019 - 06:00 AM EST / 2019.01.23 1100 UTC
Wind: from the S (190 degrees) at 22 MPH (19 KT):0
Visibility: 4 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: mostly cloudy
Weather: light rain
Temperature: 57 F (14 C)
Dew Point: 55 F (13 C)
Relative Humidity: 93%
Pressure (altimeter): 29.68 in. Hg (1005 hPa)
ob: NZWN 231100Z AUTO 19019KT 8000 -RA BKN013/// 14/13 Q1005 RERA TEMPO TL1130 5000 RA BKN012 BECMG FM1130 9999 -RA SCT040
cycle: 11

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