Afternoon conditions & temperatures at Kilkenny from Monday Sept 18th:

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Unsettled weather continuing this week. Monday will be bright and breezy with 1 or 2 showers. A wet start to Tuesday but the rain will turn lighter and it will get quite warm and muggy. More rain later. A brighter day for Wednesday with 1 or 2 showers. Sunny spells also on Thursday with the chance of a shower. Fair day on Friday. Cloudy on Saturday with some rain after dark. More rain spreading up from the south on Sunday. Mild and unsettled ext week. 

18:35 Kilkenny Ireland (52.65°N 7.25°W 50m ASL)   Saturday 23rd of September 2023
Temperature 14.1 °C Wind Direction E
Humidity 94 % Wind Average 18.3 km/h
Air Pressure 1008.5 hPa Wind Gust 29.4 km/h
Grass Temp. 13.3 °C Wind Chill Temp 13.4 °C
Soil Temp (10cm) 13.4 °C Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 

Weather Today (Since Midnight) Weather so far this month
Max Temperature 14.9 °C at 16:15 Max Temperature 27.7  °C on 08/09/2023 at 16:01
Min Temperature 1.6 °C at 06:41 Min Temperature 1.6 °C on 23/09/2023 at 06:41
Max Wind Gust 40.0 km/h at 17:06 ESE Max Wind Gust 62.6 km/h on 20/09/2023 at 03:06 S
Total Rainfall 0.5 mm Total Rainfall 71.5 mm
Min Grass Temp. -1.8 °C at 05:53 Min Grass Temp. -1.8  °C on 23/09/2023
Mean Soil Temp. 12.4 °C Mean Soil Temp. 17.0 °C

Weather so far this Year Sun and Moon Almanac
Max Temperature 28.0  °C on 13/06/2023 at 16:49 Sunrise: 07:16
Min Temperature -4.7 °C on 17/01/2023 at 07:45 Sunset: 19:27
Max Wind Gust 82.4 km/h on 12/04/2023 at 14:34 Moonrise: 17:11
Total Rainfall 673.4 mm Moonset: 23:31
Min Grass Temp. -12.1  °C on 17/01/2023 Visible Moon (%): 60.5  %

Recent timelapse from webcam

How is this month shaping up?

• Mean temperature is still well above normal.
• 2nd week turned very wet.
• Rainfall for the year so far is above normal.


Month Temperature and Rainfall Readings for Kilkenny

September 2023 1st to 7th 1st  to 14th 1st to 21st 1st to End Month Highest Month Lowest
Mean Air Temp.  (in ° C) 18.0 17.2      28.0 on  Sept 8th 4.5 on   Sept 13th
Departure from 1991-2020 +3.4 +2.9      - -

Rainfall (in mm)





 22.2 on  Sept 14th -
Percent of normal 1991-2020







Extremes of Air Temperature so far this year :
28.1 on  June 13th
-4.8 on Jan 17th
Total Rainfall so far this year :  665.4mm 
118% of normal
Wettest day of the year so far :  42.0mm 
on June 19th 
 on June 16th


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.