Winter arrives

IAIN SCOTT
Last updated 08:43 27/05/2014

Relevant offers

Winter made an early appearance in Manawatu overnight, with the temperature falling to -2.5 degrees C at Palmerston North Airport, and Metservice says another chilly night is in store.

Cold air coming up from the south combined with high pressure building up from the west last night led to a cold night with clear skies and light winds, Metservice meterologist John Law said.

''I think it's going to be another cold night tonight. I wouldn't be surprised if the temperatures got back to below freezing in some spots.''

However, some cloud cover tonight might help keep the temperature ''a degree or so better'', he said.

Ad Feedback

- Manawatu Standard

Special offers
Opinion poll

Should Manawatu's earthquake-prone buildings be yellow-stickered?

Yes, risks are too great not to

Only if they're really dangerous

No, there's no need

Absolutely not, it would damage business

Vote Result

Related story: Council won't use earthquake-risk stickers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content