Afternoon conditions and temperatures at Kilkenny from Mon Sep 25th :

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19° 17°  16° 17° 16° 18° 16° 17°
A fair start to the week but becoming unsettled Wednesday onwards. Some fog at first  on Monday but it will open out to be a quiet fair day. Dry for Tuesday but more cloud and it will turn breezier. Wednesday will be a wet day with rain finally clearing late in the day. Dry and brighter for Thursday but it will be quite breezy with a spell of rain late in the day. Sunshine and some blustery showers for Friday. With deep depressions moving across the Atlantic now, there could be some windy spells most likely on Saturday, again with blustery showers. Less windy on Sunday but still with some showers. Continuing mild and unsettled into next week.
02:40 Kilkenny Ireland (52.65°N 7.25°W 50m ASL)   Tuesday 26th of September 2017
Temperature 11.8 °C Wind Direction ENE
Humidity 89 % Wind Average (1 min) 0.0 km/h
Air Pressure 1020.9 hPa Wind Gust 0.0 km/h
Grass Temp. 9.8 °C Wind Chill Temp 11.8 °C
Soil Temp (10cm) 13.5 °C Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 

Weather Today (Since Midnight) Weather so far this month
Max Temperature 12.2 °C at 00:31 Max Temperature 23.7  °C on 03/09/2017 at 16:09
Min Temperature 11.9 °C at 02:28 Min Temperature 4.7 °C on 18/09/2017 at 05:21
Max Wind Gust 12.6 km/h at 02:09 ESE Max Wind Gust 59.1 km/h on 10/09/2017 at 14:58 WSW
Total Rainfall 0.0 mm Total Rainfall 74.9 mm
Min Grass Temp. 9.6 °C at 01:42 Min Grass Temp. -0.4  °C on 18/09/2017
Mean Soil Temp. 13.2 °C Mean Soil Temp. 14.3 °C

Weather so far this Year Sun and Moon Almanac
Max Temperature 26.3  °C on 19/06/2017 at 18:28 Sunrise: 07:22
Min Temperature -4.8 °C on 03/01/2017 at 05:59 Sunset: 19:18
Max Wind Gust 85.3 km/h on 23/02/2017 at 05:29 Moonrise: 13:51
Total Rainfall 573.1 mm Moonset: 22:42
Min Grass Temp. -10.5  °C on 03/01/2017 Visible Moon (%): 31.2  %

Latest webcam image looking west across the River Nore: 


How is this month shaping up?

• Mean temperature are below normal.
• Rainfall is above normal.
• Year to date rainfall is now not far from the norm (after a dry spring).
 

Official Temperature and Rainfall Readings for Kilkenny

September 2017 1st to 7th 1st to 14th 1st to 21st 1st to End Month Highest Month Lowest
Mean Air Temp. (in ° C) 14.8 13.8  13.2   
 24.2 on 3rd
 4.5  on 18th
Departure from 1981-2010
0.3
-0.4
-0.8
  - -
Rainfall (in mm)  32.0 47.0   68.8  
 17.1 on   2nd 
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Percent of normal 1981-2010

197

145

141 

 

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Mean Soil Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
5cm Depth 15.9 14.9 14.1   - -
10cm Depth 15.6 14.7 14.1   - -
20cm Depth 16.2 15.6 15.0   - -
Mean Earth Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
30cm Depth 17.0 16.7 16.2   - -
60cm Depth 16.6 16.4 16.0   - -
120cm Depth 16.0 16.0 15.8     -
Extremes of Air Temperature so far this year :
26.7 on
Jun 19th
-4.9 on
Jan 3rd
Total Rainfall so far this year : 570.2mm
97% of normal
Wettest days of the year so far : 28.5mm
on Aug  14th
25.8mm
on Aug 20th

 

Note : The data shown in the table above is the official climate data submitted to Met Eireann (Climate Station No. 456). The temperatures are from calibrated liquid-in-glass thermometers and rainfall is from a standard 5" copper gauge. The temperatures are not calculated/based on a 00-24 hour day. For the minimum temperatures, the month begins at 9 UTC on the last day of the preceding month and ends at 9 UTC on the last day of the month. For the maximum temperatures and rainfall readings, the month is taken as beginning at 9 UTC on the 1st and ending at 9 UTC on the 1st of the next month.