19.8°C  

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11:15 Kilkenny Ireland (52.65°N 7.25°W 50m ASL)   Thursday 25th of May 2017
Temperature 19.8 °C Wind Direction SE
Humidity 64 % Wind Average (1 min) 19.8 km/h
Air Pressure 1020.5 hPa Wind Gust 27.4 km/h
Grass Temp. 24.5 °C Wind Chill Temp 19.8 °C
Soil Temp (10cm) 17.3 °C Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 

Weather Today (Since Midnight) Weather so far this month
Max Temperature 19.5 °C at 11:05 Max Temperature 21.8  °C on 24/05/2017 at 15:28
Min Temperature 11.1 °C at 05:58 Min Temperature 1.8 °C on 11/05/2017 at 05:42
Max Wind Gust 30.2 km/h at 10:06 ESE Max Wind Gust 56.9 km/h on 16/05/2017 at 08:55 SSW
Total Rainfall 0.0 mm Total Rainfall 50.1 mm
Min Grass Temp. 6.6 °C at 01:05 Min Grass Temp. -2.8  °C on 11/05/2017
Mean Soil Temp. 16.6 °C Mean Soil Temp. 14.0 °C

Weather so far this Year Sun and Moon Almanac
Max Temperature 21.8  °C on 24/05/2017 at 15:28 Sunrise: 05:18
Min Temperature -4.8 °C on 03/01/2017 at 05:59 Sunset: 21:34
Max Wind Gust 85.3 km/h on 23/02/2017 at 05:29 Moonrise: 05:36
Total Rainfall 231.4 mm Moonset: 20:59
Min Grass Temp. -10.5  °C on 03/01/2017 Visible Moon (%): 0.2  %

Latest webcam image looking west across the River Nore: 

How is this month shaping up?

• Another mild start.
• Zero rainfall.
• Rainfall for the year so far is less than 2/3 rd  the normal.
 

Official Temperature and Rainfall Readings for Kilkenny

May 2017 1st to 7th 1st to 14th 1st to 21st 1st to End Month Highest Month Lowest
Mean Air Temp. (in ° C) 11.4      
 19.7 on 7th
 2.8 on  2nd
Departure from 1981-2010
+1.3
 
 
 
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Rainfall (in mm)  0.0      
 None
-
Percent of normal 1981-2010

0

 

 

 

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Mean Soil Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
5cm Depth 12.1          - -
10cm Depth 11.1            - -
20cm Depth 12.0           - -
Mean Earth Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
30cm Depth 12.8          - -
60cm Depth 12.2             - -
120cm Depth 11.6               - -
Extremes of Air Temperature so far this year :
19.7 on
May 7th
-4.9 on
Jan 3rd
Total Rainfall so far this year : 179.2mm
63% of normal
Wettest days of the year so far : 14.8mm
on Mar  2nd
14.7mm
on Jan  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.