The most pleasant months of the year for the 96768 zip code are October, July and June. In the 96768 zip code, there are 12 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. September is the hottest month for the 96768 zip code with an average high temperature of 79.1°, which ranks it as one of the coolest places in Hawaii. Any measurable snowfall is a rare occurance in the 96768 zip code. When the trade winds stop blowing, a summer day can become uncomfortably humid.
Today's Weather - Pukalani, HI
2 PM PST
|7 DAY FORECAST||DESCRIPTION||HIGH/LOW||WIND|
|This Afternoon||Sunny||69° / 53°||ESE 24 mph|
|M.L. King Jr. Day||Scattered Rain Showers then Mostly Sunny||67° / 53°||ESE 24 mph|
|Tuesday||Isolated Rain Showers||68° / 53°||ESE 5 mph|
|Wednesday||Isolated Rain Showers||68° / 53°||ESE 7 to 10 mph|
|Thursday||Isolated Rain Showers||68° / 53°||NE 3 mph|
|Friday||Isolated Rain Showers||68° / 53°||E 2 to 7 mph|
|Saturday||Mostly Sunny||68° / 53°||E 8 to 12 mph|
Summer High: the July high is around 78 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 62
Rain: averages 73 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Pukalani (zip 96768) area is 9.2 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Hawaii.
9.2 / 10
A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.
Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Pukalani
YOU SHOULD KNOW
Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.
Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.
Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.