Weather now night cloudy

Night Cloudy

Afternoon conditions and temperatures at Kilkenny from Mon Nov 23rd:

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Back to the mild again this week but not a whole lot of rain (or sun). A cold frosty start to Monday but it will cloud over during the day and rain after nightfall. A lot of cloud about on Tuesday with one or two scattered outbreaks of rain. Mostly cloudy for Wednesday but it will be milder. Thursday will be a mild cloudy day with again a little light rain but amounts will be small. Friday will see a change. More persistent rain will come in from the west. This will introduce cooler air for the weekend. Saturday will be a raw day with a stiff westerly wind and some showers. Some showers also for Sunday but not as windy. Becoming mild again then as we head into December. 
21:50 Kilkenny Ireland (52.65°N 7.25°W 50m ASL)   Tuesday 24th of November 2015
Temperature 9.6 °C Wind Direction NNW
Humidity 84 % Wind Average (1 min) 21.3 km/h
Air Pressure 1016.5 hPa Wind Gust 29.4 km/h
Grass Temp. 8.2 °C Wind Chill Temp 7.8 °C
Soil Temp (10cm) 5.5 °C Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 

Weather Today (Since Midnight) Weather so far this month
Max Temperature 10.4 °C at 13:47 Max Temperature 17.1  °C on 10/11/2015 at 12:19
Min Temperature 6.6 °C at 02:46 Min Temperature -2.2 °C on 23/11/2015 at 03:36
Max Wind Gust 46.1 km/h at 12:03 WNW Max Wind Gust 115.9 km/h on 17/11/2015 at 16:43 W
Total Rainfall 0.0 mm Total Rainfall 78.7 mm
Min Grass Temp. 2.0 °C at 02:33 Min Grass Temp. -7.4  °C on 23/11/2015
Mean Soil Temp. 7.3 °C Mean Soil Temp. 9.4 °C

Weather so far this Year Sun and Moon Almanac
Max Temperature 24.0 °C on 01/07/2015 at 17:09 Sunrise: 08:06
Min Temperature -4.9 °C on 03/02/2015 at 08:34 Sunset: 16:25
Max Wind Gust 115.9 km/h on 17/11/2015 at 16:43 Moonrise: 16:00
Total Rainfall 627.3 mm Moonset: 05:43
Min Grass Temp. -11.5  °C on 19/01/2015 Visible Moon (%): 98.4  %

Latest webcam image looking west across the River Nore: 

How is this month shaping up?

• Still very mild after three weeks. No air frost. 
• Rainfall is above normal.

Official Temp and Rainfall Readings for Kilkenny

October 2015 1st to 7th 1st to 14th 1st to 21st 1st to End Month Highest Month Lowest
Mean Air Temp. (in°C) 11.1 10.9  10.0  
17.3 on 10th
0.9 on 22nd
Departure from 1981-2010
- -
Rainfall (in mm) 19.7 57.4 79.5  
 11.7 on 8th
Percent of normal 1981-2010
- -
Mean Soil Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
5cm Depth 11.1 10.8  9.8   - -
10cm Depth 10.9 10.6  9.9   - -
20cm Depth 11.5 11.1 10.7   - -
Mean Earth Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
30cm Depth 12.2 12.1 11.7   - -
60cm Depth 12.2 12.1 11.9   - -
120cm Depth 12.5 12.4 12.3   - -
Extremes of Air Temperature so far this year :
24.0 on
July 1st
-4.9 on
Feb. 3rd
Total Rainfall so far this year : 637mm
83% of normal
Wettest days of the year so far : 25.6mm
on May 2nd
on Aug 25th


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.