Afternoon conditions & temperatures at Kilkenny from Monday Dec 2nd:

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Cold and fair to start to week and then turning breezier and milder after mid week, but not much rain. Monday will be a fair day with frost early and late. Fair also for Tuesday. Wednesday will be a cloudy day with no frost. It will turn breezy on Thursday with a few outbreaks of rain but amounts will be small. Some bright spells returning on Friday and it will be milder. Continuing mild and dry for much of Saturday but rain is due on Saturday night and it will turn windy on Sunday with a few blustery showers. Cool and showery to start next week. 
07:10 Kilkenny Ireland (52.65°N 7.25°W 50m ASL)   Saturday 07th of December 2019
Temperature 7.3 °C Wind Direction S
Humidity 91 % Wind Average 10.0 km/h
Air Pressure 1012.6 hPa Wind Gust 12.2 km/h
Grass Temp. 5.5 °C Wind Chill Temp 6.7 °C
Soil Temp (10cm) 7.2 °C Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 

Weather Today (Since Midnight) Weather so far this month
Max Temperature 7.4 °C at 00:00 Max Temperature 12.2  °C on 05/12/2019 at 19:44
Min Temperature 5.6 °C at 02:57 Min Temperature -2.8 °C on 03/12/2019 at 07:24
Max Wind Gust 16.6 km/h at 04:09 SW Max Wind Gust 55.4 km/h on 05/12/2019 at 12:08 S
Total Rainfall 0.0 mm Total Rainfall 2.4 mm
Min Grass Temp. -2.4 °C at 02:46 Min Grass Temp. -7.6  °C on 03/12/2019
Mean Soil Temp. 7.2 °C Mean Soil Temp. 6.3 °C

Weather so far this Year Sun and Moon Almanac
Max Temperature 25.4  °C on 27/06/2019 at 13:49 Sunrise: 08:25
Min Temperature -3.8 °C on 31/01/2019 at 00:12 Sunset: 16:15
Max Wind Gust 94.0 km/h on 26/04/2019 at 23:21 Moonrise: 14:33
Total Rainfall 799.5 mm Moonset: 02:37
Min Grass Temp. -10.8  °C on 02/02/2019 Visible Moon (%): 76.9  %

Latest webcam image looking west across the River Nore: 


How is this month shaping up?

• Final week was quite mild but the mean temperature was below normal for the whole month. 
• Rainfall was well above normal.  

 

Official Temperature and Rainfall Readings for Kilkenny

November 2019 1st to 7th 1st  to 14th 1st to 21st 1st to End Month Highest Month Lowest
Mean Air Temp.  (in ° C)  7.6  6.3  5.7   6.3 
14.7 on 1st
-2.1 on 18th
Departure from 1981-2010
-1.0
-1.7  -1.8   -0.9  - -

Rainfall (in mm)

33.2 62.0  96.6   123.2 
 20.3 on 20th 
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Percent of normal 1981-2010

173

162 

168 

145 

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Mean Soil Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
5cm Depth  8.1  6.5 5.7  6.2 - -
10cm Depth  8.6   7.0  6.3    6.7   - -
20cm Depth 10.0   8.8  8.0   8.1  - -
Mean Earth Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
30cm Depth 10.7   9.9  9.2  9.0  - -
60cm Depth 11.0 10.5  9.8  9.5  - -
120cm Depth 11.9 11.6  11.1   10.7   - -
Extremes of Air Temperature so far this year :
26.0 on Jun 27th
-3.9 on 
Feb 3rd
Total Rainfall so far this year :  783.6mm 
99% of normal
Wettest days of the year so far :  26.1mm 
on Sep 22nd 
21.7mm
on Mar 5th

 

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.