Current Conditions:  Rain has stopped   Overcast   &  Cool
updated: 2:50:00 pm PDT CURRENTLY TODAY'S EXTREMES
Temperature
  Feels Like: 50°F
51.3 °F Colder 3.8°F than last hour.
Temperature this time yesterday: 53 °F
High: 58 °F    ( 11:44 AM )
Low:  48 °F    ( 6:41 AM )
Record high: 91 ° in 1971 *
Humidity 72 % 3.8% more humid than an hour ago.
  24 Hour difference -9%
High: 95 %     ( 12:33 AM )
Low:  55 %     ( 11:35 AM )
Dew Point 43 °F -0.2° difference than an hour ago.
  24 Hour difference -4 °F
High: 52 °F    ( 3:20am )
Low:   41 °F    ( 2:04pm )
Wind   " Light Breeze "
  10 min. avg: 8 mph
Wind from NW NW @ 4 mph
  Gust: 8 mph
Top Gust: 26.5 mph    ( 12:00 PM )
Top Gust last hour:  20 mph NW
Barometer
   Steady
29.81 in.  
  24 Hour difference -0.19
High: 29.91 in.    ( 9:37am )
Low:  29.78 in.    ( 1:52pm )
Rain Today
  It last rained on  1/23/2017
  ( 0 days ago)
0.08 inches
Rate 0.022 in. per hour
Yesterday: 0.62
January : 2.22 in.
Season: 4.66 in.  (July - June)
Calendar Year Rain: 1.50 in.
Storm Rain: 0.69
Percent of normal season rainfall: 162.9% Average season rainfall to date: 2.86 inches* Average rainfall to date for January : 0.87 inches*
*Live data above is from sensors installed in 1000 Palms and checked annually for accuracy.         *climate data: NWS Palm Springs Airport
--- Current Active Weather Warnings & Alerts ---
Summary

 Last update: January 23 2017 2:45 pm PST    Icon key

 RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS - CAZ056
 icn Winter Storm Warning    expires Mon, Jan 23, 2017 06:00pm PST
 icn Flash Flood Watch    expires Mon, Jan 23, 2017 10:00pm PST
 SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS - CAZ055
 icn Winter Storm Warning    expires Mon, Jan 23, 2017 06:00pm PST
 icn Flash Flood Watch    expires Mon, Jan 23, 2017 10:00pm PST
 COACHELLA VALLEY - CAZ061
 icn Flash Flood Watch    expires Mon, Jan 23, 2017 10:00pm PST
 MORONGO BASIN - CAZ525
 icn Wind Advisory    expires Mon, Jan 23, 2017 04:00pm PST
 JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK CALIFORNIA - CAZ030
 No warnings, watches, or advisories   
 IMPERIAL COUNTY CALIFORNIA - CAZ033
 No warnings, watches, or advisories   

 

 

 

Central Coachella Valley Outlook

Forecast provided by the National Weather Service   (Percentages in icons are the probability of precipitation)

This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Chance
Showers

Hi 58 °F
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 10 mph.   Tonight

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly Cloudy

Lo 43 °F
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 5 to 10 mph.   Tuesday

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Mostly Sunny

Hi 56 °F
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

 

 

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Almanac

Almanac information is for the Palm Springs Airport and is provide by the National Weather Service

Temperature Normal Record          
High 70 ° 91 °
( 1971 )
Sunrise:
6:46am
Sunset:
5:06pm
 
Moon Percent:
21%
Low 46 ° 23 °
( 1943 )
  Moonrise:
3:07am
Moonset:
1:49pm
 
    UV forecast for 23 Jan 2017 is 2.6   Low     

Past 24 hour USA extremes:
High Temp Low Temp Precipitation
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MicroCool   

"To Fog or Not"

 

With the help of MicroCool we've come up with a simple way for you to determine if turning on your fog / mister system will cool the air around you effectively.

Fogging Effectiveness

(This guide generally will work for evaporative coolers also)