Afternoon conditions & temperatures at Kilkenny from Mon Jul 16th:

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A little cooler this week but still warm for the time of year. Very little rain again. Monday and Tuesday will see a lot of cloud and some sunny breaks with the chance of an evening shower. Bright and dry for Wednesday and Thursday and becoming warm again. Staying dry on Friday but it will become cloudy in the afternoon. For the weekend temperatures will continue well into the twenties with a mixture of cloudy and sunny spells. Present indications are that next week will stay dry too until at least mid-week.    
18:55 Kilkenny Ireland (52.65°N 7.25°W 50m ASL)   Wednesday 18th of July 2018
Temperature 19.7 °C Wind Direction N
Humidity 64 % Wind Average 5.4 km/h
Air Pressure 1017.4 hPa Wind Gust 13.0 km/h
Grass Temp. 20.1 °C Wind Chill Temp 19.5 °C
Soil Temp (10cm) 24.6 °C Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 

Weather Today (Since Midnight) Weather so far this month
Max Temperature 21.6 °C at 17:40 Max Temperature 27.7  °C on 02/07/2018 at 16:23
Min Temperature 12.3 °C at 05:35 Min Temperature 9.5 °C on 10/07/2018 at 05:48
Max Wind Gust 21.6 km/h at 15:35 WNW Max Wind Gust 35.6 km/h on 16/07/2018 at 17:15 WNW
Total Rainfall 0.0 mm Total Rainfall 2.9 mm
Min Grass Temp. 7.5 °C at 01:41 Min Grass Temp. 3.7  °C on 10/07/2018
Mean Soil Temp. 20.4 °C Mean Soil Temp. 23.4 °C

Weather so far this Year Sun and Moon Almanac
Max Temperature 30.2  °C on 28/06/2018 at 15:44 Sunrise: 05:28
Min Temperature -5.4 °C on 01/03/2018 at 00:59 Sunset: 21:43
Max Wind Gust 113.8 km/h on 24/01/2018 at 02:35 Moonrise: 12:21
Total Rainfall 430.5 mm Moonset: 00:16
Min Grass Temp. -12.0  °C on 08/01/2018 Visible Moon (%): 38.6  %

Latest webcam image looking west across the River Nore: 


How is this month shaping up?

• Continuing very warm weather for the first two weeks of July.
• No measurable rainfall for the first half of the month. 

 

Official Temperature and Rainfall Readings for Kilkenny

July 2018 1st to 7th 1st to 14th 1st to 21st 1st to End Month Highest Month Lowest
Mean Air Temp. (in ° C) 19.5  19.0    
27.8 on  2nd
 9.3 on 10th
Departure from 1981-2010
+4.1
 +3.4
 
  - -
Rainfall (in mm)   0.0  0.0    
2.6 on
15th 
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Percent of normal 1981-2010

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 0

 

 

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Mean Soil Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
5cm Depth  22.7  23.1         - -
10cm Depth  20.0  20.1     - -
20cm Depth  19.9  19.9     - -
Mean Earth Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
30cm Depth  19.2  19.2       - -
60cm Depth  18.1  18.2     - -
120cm Depth   16.4   16.6         - -
Extremes of Air Temperature so far this year :
30.3 on
Jun 28th
-5.5 on
Mar 1st
Total Rainfall so far this year : 418.8mm
98% of normal
Wettest days of the year so far : 22.2mm
on Mar 14th
20.9mm
on Jan 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.