Afternoon conditions & temperatures at Kilkenny from Mon Sept 17th:

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17° 16°  15°  16° 15° 17°  19° 19°
An unsettled week this week. Monday will be a cloudy, breezy day with some outbreaks of rain. The wind and rain will clear off overnight. A blustery day for Tuesday with some sunshine and one or two showers. Mostly cloudy on Wednesday and it will turn windy. Thursday is set to be a wet day. Better for Friday, holding dry with some sunny breaks. More light rain early on Saturday clearing off later. But on Sunday it will turn mild and humid with a few bright spells. This mild weather and drier weather extending into next week.    
18:15 Kilkenny Ireland (52.65°N 7.25°W 50m ASL)   Wednesday 19th of September 2018
Temperature 13.6 °C Wind Direction SW
Humidity 69 % Wind Average 21.3 km/h
Air Pressure 1007.9 hPa Wind Gust 32.0 km/h
Grass Temp. 12.3 °C Wind Chill Temp 12.3 °C
Soil Temp (10cm) 16.3 °C Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 

Weather Today (Since Midnight) Weather so far this month
Max Temperature 17.1 °C at 08:31 Max Temperature 22.7  °C on 01/09/2018 at 15:55
Min Temperature 12.7 °C at 02:02 Min Temperature 4.3 °C on 04/09/2018 at 06:32
Max Wind Gust 88.6 km/h at 09:42 W Max Wind Gust 88.5 km/h on 19/09/2018 at 09:42 W
Total Rainfall 0.0 mm Total Rainfall 34.9 mm
Min Grass Temp. 7.6 °C at 00:47 Min Grass Temp. -1.9  °C on 04/09/2018
Mean Soil Temp. 15.5 °C Mean Soil Temp. 16.7 °C

Weather so far this Year Sun and Moon Almanac
Max Temperature 30.2  °C on 28/06/2018 at 15:44 Sunrise: 07:10
Min Temperature -5.4 °C on 01/03/2018 at 00:59 Sunset: 19:36
Max Wind Gust 113.8 km/h on 24/01/2018 at 02:35 Moonrise: 17:23
Total Rainfall 536.7 mm Moonset: 00:56
Min Grass Temp. -12.0  °C on 08/01/2018 Visible Moon (%): 75.2  %

Latest webcam image looking west across the River Nore: 


How is this month shaping up?

• The mean temperature is running a little below normal. 
• Rainfall is still a little below normal. 

 

Official Temperature and Rainfall Readings for Kilkenny

September 2018 1st to 7th 1st  to 14th 1st to 21st 1st to End Month Highest Month Lowest
Mean Air Temp.  (in ° C) 14.1  13.9    
22.9 on  1st
 4.3 on 4th
Departure from 1981-2010
-0.4
 -0.3     - -
Rainfall (in mm)   11.6  25.9    
8.2 on
11th 
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Percent of normal 1981-2010

71

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Mean Soil Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
5cm Depth  15.3  14.8     - -
10cm Depth  14.8  14.5      - -
20cm Depth  15.9  15.5     - -
Mean Earth Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
30cm Depth  16.8  16.4      - -
60cm Depth  16.4   16.2       - -
120cm Depth   15.8    15.8       - -
Extremes of Air Temperature so far this year :
30.3 on
Jun 28th
-5.5 on
Mar 1st
Total Rainfall so far this year : 520.7mm
91% of normal
Wettest days of the year so far : 23.0mm
on July 27th
22.2mm
on Mar 14th

 

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.