Afternoon conditions & temperatures at Kilkenny from Monday Aug 8th:

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23° 25°  27°  28° 30° 31° 27° 19°
Very warm this week and heatwave conditions developing from Tuesday on. Monday will also be fine and sunny. Maximum temperatures will increase and the nights will not be quite as cool as recent nights. Small bits of cloud at the weekend but still staying hot and dry. First signs of some showery weather on Monday next week with cooler weather arriving then.   
05:00 Kilkenny Ireland (52.65°N 7.25°W 50m ASL)   Monday 15th of August 2022
Temperature 16.7 °C Wind Direction W
Humidity 93 % Wind Average 5.7 km/h
Air Pressure 1003.3 hPa Wind Gust 9.6 km/h
Grass Temp. 15.2 °C Wind Chill Temp 16.6 °C
Soil Temp (10cm) 20.4 °C Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 

Weather Today (Since Midnight) Weather so far this month
Max Temperature 18.2 °C at 00:03 Max Temperature 31.2  °C on 12/08/2022 at 16:30
Min Temperature 16.3 °C at 03:05 Min Temperature 5.9 °C on 06/08/2022 at 06:16
Max Wind Gust 16.6 km/h at 01:35 NNW Max Wind Gust 44.6 km/h on 02/08/2022 at 17:10 W
Total Rainfall 0.6 mm Total Rainfall 12.7 mm
Min Grass Temp. 13.4 °C at 03:03 Min Grass Temp. 2.0  °C on 06/08/2022
Mean Soil Temp. 21.0 °C Mean Soil Temp. 19.1 °C

Weather so far this Year Sun and Moon Almanac
Max Temperature 31.2  °C on 12/08/2022 at 16:30 Sunrise: 06:11
Min Temperature -3.8 °C on 17/01/2022 at 08:26 Sunset: 20:56
Max Wind Gust 93.2 km/h on 20/02/2022 at 15:21 Moonrise: 22:33
Total Rainfall 342.5 mm Moonset: 10:24
Min Grass Temp. -10.6  °C on 17/01/2022 Visible Moon (%): 86.9  %

Recent timelapse from webcam


How is this month shaping up?

• A little below normal for the first week due to the cold clear nights.
• Rainfall was less half the normal.
• Rainfall for the year so far is only 75% of normal.

 

Month Temperature and Rainfall Readings for Kilkenny

August 2022 1st to 7th 1st  to 14th 1st to 21st 1st to End Month Highest Month Lowest
Mean Air Temp.  (in ° C)  15.6      
  25.0 on 2nd
5.9 on 5th&6th
Departure from 1991-2020
-0.6
      - -

Rainfall (in mm)

6.8         6.8 on 1st -
Percent of normal 1991-2020

41

     

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Mean Soil Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
5cm Depth  18.5        - -
10cm Depth 16.8       - -
20cm Depth 16.9       - -
Mean Earth Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
30cm Depth  17.9       - -
60cm Depth  17.3       - -
120cm Depth  16.3       - -
Extremes of Air Temperature so far this year :
31.2 on  Jul 18th
-4.0 on Jan 17th
Total Rainfall so far this year :  358.0mm 
75% of normal
Wettest day of the year so far :  30.7mm 
on Mar 9th 
16.0mm
 on Jul 30th

 

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.