Weather now mist-fog


Afternoon conditions and temperatures at Kilkenny from Mon Sep 29th:

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The warm weather looks like continuing for much of this week too but an end is in sight next weekend when things turn more Autumnal. Monday will be another mild, dry day with some sunny spells. Tuesday will also be mild but some very light rain is expected in the afternoon and a few spits and spots also overnight. Wednesday will still be mild but with a lot of cloud about. Overnight it will turn a bit foresher and cooler to give a fine day for Thursday with some pleasant sunshine. Turning a bit breezier on Friday with a little rain later. Saturday will be a fresh day with a few showers and it looks like Sunday will be windy and wet. More changeable, autumnal weather for next week also.  
06:50 Kilkenny Ireland (52.65°N 7.25°W 50m ASL)   Tuesday 30th of September 2014
Temperature 11.9 °C Wind Direction SSE
Humidity 98 % Wind Average (1 min) 0.0 km/h
Air Pressure 1016.9 hPa Wind Gust 0.0 km/h
Grass Temp. 6.8 °C Rain Rate  mm/hr 

Weather Today (Since Midnight) Weather so far this month
Max Temperature 11.7 °C at 06:45 Max Temperature 22.8 °C on 04/09/2014 at 14:32
Min Temperature 8.7 °C at 03:50 Min Temperature 3.6 °C on 10/09/2014 at 07:15
Max Wind Gust 9.7 km/h at 06:25 SSE Max Wind Gust 35.4 km/h on 26/09/2014 at 02:43 WNW
Total Rainfall 0.3 mm Total Rainfall 11.7 mm
Min Grass Temp. 4.5 °C at 03:41 Min Grass Temp. -0.1  °C on 10/09/2014

Weather so far this Year Sun and Moon Almanac
Max Temperature 27.3 °C on 25/07/2014 at 14:04 Sunrise: 07:29
Min Temperature -3.0 °C on 14/01/2014 at 04:23 Sunset: 19:09
Max Wind Gust 133.0 km/h on 12/02/14 at 14:57 WSW Moonrise: 14:00
Total Rainfall 682.2 mm Moonset: 22:49
Min Grass Temp. -7.3  °C on 16/02/2014 Visible Moon (%): 33.2  %

Recent image from my webcam looking west over the River Nore : 

How this month's shaping up? :

• Milder, mistier nights in the third week, coupled with the warm days, has edged the mean temperature above normal.  
• Rainfall is still very low. Less than 10mm for the first three weeks.


Date Sept-2014 Mean Temp. 1981-2010 Mean Temp. Deviation  from Normal Sept.  2014 Rainfall % of Normal Rainfall
1st-7th 14.8° 14.5° +0.3°   2.0mm
1st-14th 13.9° 14.2° -0.3°   2.0mm
1st-21st 14.6° 14.0° +0.4°   9.5mm
1st-End ° ° °  

Sept  Min

3.6° on 10th

Sept       Max

22.8° on 4th

Sept Wettest Day

7.0mm on 19th

Year Min

-2.9° on Jan 14th

Year     Max

27.3° on  July 25th

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.