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

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After a cold start it will turn somewhat milder but with plenty of rain. A frosty start to Monday but it will be fine and dry. Dry for the first part of Tuesday but rain is due in the afternoon. The rain will clear in the evening but more rain will spread up from the south on Wednesday. Another band of rain is expected for Thursday clearing off in the evening. A drier day for Friday and with temperatures back to normal values. More rain is due again for Saturday and Sunday but there will be no frost. With low pressure to our south west outlook is still unsettled.
11:35 Kilkenny Ireland (52.65°N 7.25°W 50m ASL)   Thursday 21st of November 2019
Temperature 8.0 °C Wind Direction E
Humidity 92 % Wind Average 16.1 km/h
Air Pressure 996.9 hPa Wind Gust 26.7 km/h
Grass Temp. 7.3 °C Wind Chill Temp 5.6 °C
Soil Temp (10cm) 8.3 °C Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 

Weather Today (Since Midnight) Weather so far this month
Max Temperature 8.5 °C at 02:56 Max Temperature 14.7  °C on 01/11/2019 at 13:26
Min Temperature 7.8 °C at 10:36 Min Temperature -2.0 °C on 18/11/2019 at 07:59
Max Wind Gust 32.0 km/h at 00:59 ESE Max Wind Gust 57.6 km/h on 12/11/2019 at 11:41 WSW
Total Rainfall 18.6 mm Total Rainfall 77.1 mm
Min Grass Temp. 6.2 °C at 00:00 Min Grass Temp. -8.4  °C on 18/11/2019
Mean Soil Temp. 8.2 °C Mean Soil Temp. 7.7 °C

Weather so far this Year Sun and Moon Almanac
Max Temperature 25.4  °C on 27/06/2019 at 13:49 Sunrise: 08:01
Min Temperature -3.8 °C on 31/01/2019 at 00:12 Sunset: 16:28
Max Wind Gust 94.0 km/h on 26/04/2019 at 23:21 Moonrise: 00:38
Total Rainfall 754.2 mm Moonset: 14:45
Min Grass Temp. -10.8  °C on 02/02/2019 Visible Moon (%): 32.3  %

Latest webcam image looking west across the River Nore: 

How is this month shaping up?

• After two weeks the mean temperature is well below normal. 
• Rainfall is well above.  


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     
14.7 on 1st
-0.6 on 17th
Departure from 1981-2010
-1.7      - -

Rainfall (in mm)

33.2 62.0      
 18.2 on 2nd 
Percent of normal 1981-2010







Mean Soil Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
5cm Depth  8.1  6.5      - -
10cm Depth  8.6   7.0       - -
20cm Depth 10.0   8.8      - -
Mean Earth Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
30cm Depth 10.7   9.9      - -
60cm Depth 11.0 10.5      - -
120cm Depth 11.9 11.6      - -
Extremes of Air Temperature so far this year :
26.0 on Jun 27th
-3.9 on 
Feb 3rd
Total Rainfall so far this year :  722.4mm 
97% of normal
Wettest days of the year so far :  26.1mm 
on Sep 22nd 
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.