Afternoon conditions and temperatures at Kilkenny from Mon Oct 23rd :

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A welcome quiet week this week. Mild too with not much rain. Monday will see a mixture of cloud and a few sunny breaks. Cloudier for Tuesday with some outbreaks of light rain especially later in the afternoon. A dry, fair day for Wednesday. Cloudier again for Thursday but staying largely dry. The cloud will clear off for Friday to give a nice fresh day with pleasant sunshine. Continuing fair weather over the weekend as a high pressure takes hold. Fair for next week also but a little cooler.  
12:25 Kilkenny Ireland (52.65°N 7.25°W 50m ASL)   Tuesday 24th of October 2017
Temperature 15.3 °C Wind Direction SSW
Humidity 80 % Wind Average (1 min) 1.1 km/h
Air Pressure 1011.8 hPa Wind Gust 6.9 km/h
Grass Temp. 15.1 °C Wind Chill Temp 15.3 °C
Soil Temp (10cm) 12.8 °C Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 

Weather Today (Since Midnight) Weather so far this month
Max Temperature 16.2 °C at 07:40 Max Temperature 18.9  °C on 14/10/2017 at 12:19
Min Temperature 11.0 °C at 00:01 Min Temperature 1.2 °C on 06/10/2017 at 06:42
Max Wind Gust 40.7 km/h at 08:49 SSW Max Wind Gust 115.2 km/h on 16/10/2017 at 14:01 ESE
Total Rainfall 3.1 mm Total Rainfall 55.3 mm
Min Grass Temp. 7.6 °C at 00:00 Min Grass Temp. -2.9  °C on 18/10/2017
Mean Soil Temp. 12.0 °C Mean Soil Temp. 12.4 °C

Weather so far this Year Sun and Moon Almanac
Max Temperature 26.3  °C on 19/06/2017 at 18:28 Sunrise: 08:12
Min Temperature -4.8 °C on 03/01/2017 at 05:59 Sunset: 18:15
Max Wind Gust 115.2 km/h on 16/10/2017 at 14:01 Moonrise: 12:39
Total Rainfall 648.7 mm Moonset: 21:17
Min Grass Temp. -10.5  °C on 03/01/2017 Visible Moon (%): 19.8  %

Ex-hurricane Ophelia leaves its mark on Kilkenny: 


How is this month shaping up?

• Mean temperature is 1 degree above normal.
• Despite a wet third week, rainfall is a little below normal for the first three weeks of October.
 

Official Temperature and Rainfall Readings for Kilkenny

October 2017 1st to 7th 1st to 14th 1st to 21st 1st to End Month Highest Month Lowest
Mean Air Temp. (in ° C) 11.1 12.1   11.8  
 19.0 on 14th
 1.0 on 6th
Departure from 1981-2010
-0.5
+0.9
 +1.0
  - -
Rainfall (in mm)  0.8 9.6   46.4  
 19.2 on    19th 
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Percent of normal 1981-2010

4

 22

 71

 

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Mean Soil Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
5cm Depth 11.3  12.0  11.7   - -
10cm Depth 12.0  12.6  12.4   - -
20cm Depth 13.2  13.4  13.3   - -
Mean Earth Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
30cm Depth 14.3  14.3  14.2   - -
60cm Depth 14.3  14.2  14.2   - -
120cm Depth 14.6  14.4  14.3     -
Extremes of Air Temperature so far this year :
26.7 on
Jun 19th
-4.9 on
Jan 3rd
Total Rainfall so far this year : 639.3mm
95% 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.