Palmerston weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Palmerston

The best time to visit in Palmerston in Cook Islands is from January until December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Palmerston is 28°C in January and the lowest is 25°C in July.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Palmerston or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Palmerston by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 28 28 28 28 27 26 25 25 25 25 26 27
Precipitation (mm) 144 140 140 114 69 20 25 28 22 85 61 92

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14 day weather forecast Palmerston

The weather for in Palmerston will be around 27° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Saturday 25 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
25°
10.9 mm 80% 5 m/s 10
Sunday 26 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
25°
13.4 mm 80% 3 m/s 8
Monday 27 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
26°
0.8 mm 20% 5 m/s 10
Tuesday 28 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
26°
0.6 mm 15% 8 m/s 9
Wednesday 29 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
26°
1.9 mm 40% 9 m/s 9
Thursday 30 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
26°
2.9 mm 50% 8 m/s 9
Friday 1 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
26°
2.8 mm 50% 9 m/s 9

Weather forecast next week

Saturday 2 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
26°
4.3 mm 60% 9 m/s 9
Sunday 3 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
26°
1.9 mm 40% 9 m/s 3
Monday 4 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
26°
0.7 mm 20% 8 m/s 2
Tuesday 5 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
26°
5.7 mm 65% 4 m/s 2
Wednesday 6 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
26°
0.4 mm 10% 3 m/s 2
Thursday 7 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
25°
3.4 mm 55% 2 m/s 1
Friday 8 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
25°
3.7 mm 55% 3 m/s 2

Climate Palmerston

The average annual temperature for Palmerston is 26° degrees and there is about 942 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 128 days a year with an average humidity of 77% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Palmerston

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 28 28 28 28 27 26 25 25 25 25 26 27
Night temp. (°C) 27 27 27 27 26 25 25 24 25 25 26 27
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 144 140 140 114 69 20 25 28 22 85 61 92
Days with rain 22 20 25 23 17 12 11 11 12 15 12 18
Dry days 9 8 6 7 14 18 20 20 18 16 18 13
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 8 8 8 8 8 7 7 8 7 9 9
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 7 7 7 7

Palmerston weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Palmerston? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Palmerston?

Palmerston is located in Cook Islands. It lies in a straight line at 11,239 km from New York.

The coordinates of Palmerston are:

  • Latitude: -18.055249
  • Longitude: -163.208845

The GPS coordinates are 18° 3' S, 163° 12' W

How long is the flight to Palmerston?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Palmerston is approximately 10 h. 20 min.

What is the currency of Palmerston?

In Palmerston the New Zealand dollar (NZD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 25 September 2021

  • 1 New Zealand dollar = 1.45 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 0.69 New Zealand dollar
  • 10 New Zealand dollar = 14.46 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 6.92 New Zealand dollar
  • 100 New Zealand dollar = 144.61 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 69.15 New Zealand dollar

What is the area code of Palmerston?

The area code to call Palmerston is +682.