Weather now night cloudy

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Afternoon conditions and temperatures at Kilkenny from Mon Jan 26th:

A mild start but turning wintry again from mid-week. Overnight rain will clear quickly on Monday to give a fine day. A little frost on Monday night will be followed by another nice day for Tuesday. It will get cloudier as the day goes on. During Tuesday night a band of rain will push down from the northwest but will clear early Wednesday. The first part of Wednesday will be cool and fair but showers are likely later on and as the temperature drops, these will turn wintry. There is the likelihood of some lying snow by Thursday morning. Thursday will be another cold day with more wintry showers. By Friday the showers ease down and will be more turned back to rain.  Cold and bright then for Saturday and Sunday with some wintry showers. Next week promises to begin cold with northerly winds and more wintry showers.
20:15 Kilkenny Ireland (52.65°N 7.25°W 50m ASL)   Sunday 25th of January 2015
Temperature 10.5 °C Wind Direction WSW
Humidity 86 % Wind Average (1 min) 16.9 km/h
Air Pressure 1023.7 hPa Wind Gust 23.0 km/h
Grass Temp. 9.1 °C Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 

Weather Today (Since Midnight) Weather so far this month
Max Temperature 12.0 °C at 15:20 Max Temperature 16.2 °C on 09/01/2015 at 14:46
Min Temperature -0.1 °C at 01:35 Min Temperature -4.0 °C on 19/01/2015 at 06:21
Max Wind Gust 29.9 km/h at 11:46 WSW Max Wind Gust 85.7 km/h on 09/01/2015 at 15:29 WNW
Total Rainfall 0.0 mm Total Rainfall 52.4 mm
Min Grass Temp. -5.1 °C at 01:24 Min Grass Temp. -11.5  °C on 19/01/2015

Weather so far this Year Sun and Moon Almanac
Max Temperature 16.2 °C on 09/01/2015 at 14:46 Sunrise: 08:22
Min Temperature -4.0 °C on 19/01/2015 at 06:21 Sunset: 17:01
Max Wind Gust 85.7 km/h on 09/01/2015 at 15:29 Moonrise: 10:31
Total Rainfall 52.4 mm Moonset: No Moon set this day
Min Grass Temp. -11.5  °C on 19/01/2015 Visible Moon (%): 34.9  %

Latest webcam image looking west across the River Nore: 

How this month's shaping up? :

• After a mild first two weeks, a very cold third week has ensured mean temperatures are back to normal.
• Rainfall is slightly below normal.


Date Jan-2015 Mean Temp. 1981-2010 Mean Temp. Deviation  from Normal Jan.  2015 Rainfall % of Normal Rainfall
1st-7th 7.0° 5.1° +1.9°  26.7mm    142%
1st-14th 6.6° 5.1° +1.5°  40.5mm
1st-21st 5.0° 5.1° -0.1°  53.2mm
1st-End ° ° °     

Jan  Min

-4.0° on 19th

Jan       Max

16.2° on 9th

Jan Wettest Day

11.8mm on 2nd

Year Min

-4.0° on Jan 19th

Year     Max

16.2° on  Jan 9th

Year's Rainfall


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 standard 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.

For details of the 2014 climate statistics so far click here.

For details of 2013 and other years, Click here.