Current Conditions:  -   Clear   &  Mild
updated: 5:10:00 pm PDT CURRENTLY TODAY'S EXTREMES
Temperature
  Feels Like: 81°F
82.8 °F Colder 0.5°F than last hour.
Temperature this time yesterday: 95 °F
High: 86 °F    ( 2:51pm )
Low:  64 °F    ( 6:03am )
Record high: 106 ° in 1954 *
Humidity 30 % 2.7% more humid than an hour ago.
  24 Hour difference 17%
High: 50 %     ( 7:25am )
Low:  24 %     ( 11:53am )
Dew Point 48 °F +1.8° difference than an hour ago.
  24 Hour difference 12 °F
High: 50 °F    ( 4:35pm )
Low:   41 °F    ( 10:25am )
Wind   " Light Air "
  10 min. avg: 4 mph
Wind from SE SE @ 2 mph
  Gust: 7 mph
Top Gust: 20 mph    ( 1:52 AM )
Top Gust last hour:  11 mph ESE
Barometer
   Steady
29.75 in. Rate per hour: 0.01in.
  24 Hour difference 0.15
High: 29.87 in.    ( 10:14am )
Low:  29.72 in.    ( 12:00am )
Rain Today
  It last rained on  03/01/2014
  ( 46 days ago)
0.00 inches
Rate 0.00 in. per hour
Yesterday: 0.00
April : 0.00 in.
Season: 0.92 in.  (July - June)
Calendar Year Rain: 0.27 in.
Storm Rain: 0.00
Percent of normal season rainfall: 17.8% Average season rainfall to date: 5.12 inches* Average rainfall to date for April : 0.08 inches*
*Live data above is from sensors installed in 1000 Palms and checked annually for accuracy.         *climate data: NWS Palm Springs Airport

Please ignore wind direction, currently experiencing hardware failure that is resulting in the wind direction defaulting to the North. (speed is accurate).
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Coachella Valley Outlook

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

Tonight

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly
Cloudy
Lo 64 °F
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the evening.   Friday

Cloudy
Cloudy

Hi 85 °F
Cloudy, with a high near 85. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.   Friday
Night

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly
Cloudy
Lo 62 °F
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.

forecast

 

 

Almanac

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

Temperature Normal Record          
High 85 ° 106 °
( 1954 )
Sunrise:
6:10am
Sunset:
7:16pm
 
Moon Percent:
94%
Low 57 ° 40 °
( 1976 )
  Moonrise:
10:03pm
Moonset:
7:53am
 
    UV forecast for 17 Apr 2014 is 7.4   High     

Past 24 hour USA extremes:
High Temp Low Temp Precipitation
88 °F
Naples, FL
7 °F
Clayton Lake, ME
0.96 in
Ft Lauderdale, FL

 

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)