Afternoon conditions & temperatures at Kilkenny from Monday Mar 3rd:

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Unsettled for the first part of the week then fair. Monday will see some rain at times. Dry for a time overnight then more rain arriving and it will turn windy. This rain though will clear off during Tuesday to give a fair afternoon. Wednesday will see some scattered outbreaks of light rain. It will turn fair on Thursday. Another fair, dry day on Friday. Some cloud at times on Saturday and Sunday but otherwise holding fair with average temperatures. Fair to start next week but becoming milder and a little more unsettled later in the week.  

04:00 Kilkenny Ireland (52.65°N 7.25°W 50m ASL)   Tuesday 05th of March 2024
Temperature 6.6 °C Wind Direction WSW
Humidity 83 % Wind Average 25.6 km/h
Air Pressure 1000.9 hPa Wind Gust 42.8 km/h
Grass Temp. 4.4 °C Wind Chill Temp 3.7 °C
Soil Temp (10cm) 6.1 °C Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 

Weather Today (Since Midnight) Weather so far this month
Max Temperature 7.0 °C at 03:42 Max Temperature 9.9  °C on 03/03/2024 at 15:33
Min Temperature 5.2 °C at 00:29 Min Temperature 0.4 °C on 02/03/2024 at 06:36
Max Wind Gust 46.4 km/h at 03:01 SSE Max Wind Gust 61.9 km/h on 04/03/2024 at 11:01 ESE
Total Rainfall 0.4 mm Total Rainfall 17.8 mm
Min Grass Temp. 1.7 °C at 00:33 Min Grass Temp. -5.3  °C on 02/03/2024
Mean Soil Temp. 6.4 °C Mean Soil Temp. 6.3 °C

Weather so far this Year Sun and Moon Almanac
Max Temperature 14.5  °C on 04/02/2024 at 12:43 Sunrise: 07:05
Min Temperature -7.4 °C on 19/01/2024 at 08:26 Sunset: 18:16
Max Wind Gust 92.2 km/h on 23/01/2024 at 20:07 Moonrise: 04:58
Total Rainfall 154.1 mm Moonset: 11:08
Min Grass Temp. -12.5  °C on 18/01/2024 Visible Moon (%): 33.9  %

Recent timelapse from webcam

How is this month shaping up?

• Mean temperature was well above normal. 
• Rainfall was also above normal.
• After a drier than normal January, rainfall for the year so far is near normal.

Month Temperature and Rainfall Readings for Kilkenny

February 2024 1st to 7th 1st  to 14th 1st to 21st 1st to End Month Highest Month Lowest
Mean Air Temp.  (in ° C) 8.6  7.4 8.4 7.8   14.7 on  Feb 4th -1.2 on  Feb 1st
Departure from 1991-2020 +3.3 +2.0 +2.9 +2.2  - -

Rainfall (in mm)





  13.5 on  Feb 6th -
Percent of normal 1991-2020







Extremes of Air Temperature so far this year :
14.7 on  Feb 4th 
-7.5 on Jan 19th
Total Rainfall so far this year :  142.7mm 
97% of normal
Wettest day of the year so far :  13.5mm 
on Feb 6th 
 on Jan 1st


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.