Current Conditions:  -   Clear   &  Mild
updated: 11:50:00 pm PDT CURRENTLY TODAY'S EXTREMES
Temperature
  Feels Like: 72°F
71.6 °F Colder 2.4°F than last hour.
Temperature this time yesterday: 84 °F
High: 91 °F    ( 2:16pm )
Low:  67 °F    ( 6:25am )
Record high: 102 ° in 1927 *
Humidity 36 % 3.2% more humid than an hour ago.
  24 Hour difference 1%
High: 39 %     ( 3:17am )
Low:  10 %     ( 11:15am )
Dew Point 43 °F +0.9° difference than an hour ago.
  24 Hour difference 1 °F
High: 45 °F    ( 7:22pm )
Low:   22 °F    ( 11:32am )
Wind   " Moderate Breeze "
  10 min. avg: 14 mph
Wind from N N @ 12 mph
  Gust: 24 mph
Top Gust: 27 mph    ( 9:14 PM )
Top Gust last hour:  25 mph N
Barometer
   Steady
29.78 in.  
  24 Hour difference -0.08
High: 29.90 in.    ( 8:29am )
Low:  29.75 in.    ( 6:44pm )
Rain Today
  It last rained on  03/01/2014
  ( 47 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 direction sometimes displaying a incorrect reading.
(speed is accurate).
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--- Current Active Weather Warnings & Alerts ---
Summary

 Last update: April 24 2014 11:45 pm PDT    Icon key

 COACHELLA VALLEY - CAZ061
 icn High Wind Watch    expires Sat, Apr 26, 2014 11:00pm PDT
 RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS - CAZ056
 icn High Wind Watch    expires Sat, Apr 26, 2014 11:00pm PDT
 icn Winter Weather Advisory    expires Sat, Apr 26, 2014 11:00am PDT
 SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MOUNTAINS - CAZ055
 icn High Wind Watch    expires Sat, Apr 26, 2014 11:00pm PDT
 icn Winter Weather Advisory    expires Sat, Apr 26, 2014 11:00am PDT
 MORONGO BASIN - CAZ525
 icn Wind Advisory    expires Fri, Apr 25, 2014 11:00pm PDT
 JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK CALIFORNIA - CAZ030
 No warnings, watches, or advisories   
 IMPERIAL COUNTY CALIFORNIA - CAZ033
 No warnings, watches, or advisories   

 

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Coachella Valley Outlook

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

Overnight

Partly Cloudy
Partly
Cloudy
Lo 62 °F
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind around 5 mph.   Friday

Mostly Sunny
Mostly
Sunny
Hi 86 °F
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.   Friday
Night

Slight Chc Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%
Slight Chc
Showers
Lo 55 °F
A slight chance of showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

forecast

 

 

Almanac

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

Temperature Normal Record          
High 87 ° 102 °
( 1927 )
Sunrise:
6:02am
Sunset:
7:22pm
 
Moon Percent:
21%
Low 59 ° 43 °
( 1960 )
  Moonrise:
3:04am
Moonset:
2:57pm
 
    UV forecast for 25 Apr 2014 is 7.5   High     

Past 24 hour USA extremes:
High Temp Low Temp Precipitation
98 °F
Uvalde, TX
14 °F
Bryce Canyon, UT
2.06 in
Olathe New Century, KS

 

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)