Afternoon conditions & temperatures at Kilkenny from Monday June 17th:

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18° 18°  17°  16° 17° 16° 15° 18°
A slight improvement this week with longer drier spells/less showers. Both Monday and Tuesday will be bright days with a mixture of sunshine and cloud. A fair day also for Wednesday. During Thursday some showers will feed in from the west. A lot of cloud on Friday but it should hold dry. A lot of cloud on Saturday with the chance of a light shower. Showers more frequent then on Sunday and a wet start to next week. But there are some signs of a drier period after that. 
16:10 Kilkenny Ireland (52.65°N 7.25°W 50m ASL)   Wednesday 19th of June 2019
Temperature 16.6 °C Wind Direction W
Humidity 65 % Wind Average 19.4 km/h
Air Pressure 1009.1 hPa Wind Gust 26.7 km/h
Grass Temp. 17.1 °C Wind Chill Temp 15.7 °C
Soil Temp (10cm) 21.9 °C Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 

Weather Today (Since Midnight) Weather so far this month
Max Temperature 17.3 °C at 15:09 Max Temperature 19.4  °C on 18/06/2019 at 15:06
Min Temperature 9.4 °C at 05:39 Min Temperature 2.5 °C on 07/06/2019 at 05:50
Max Wind Gust 42.8 km/h at 15:20 W Max Wind Gust 88.5 km/h on 02/06/2019 at 14:06 WSW
Total Rainfall 0.0 mm Total Rainfall 51.8 mm
Min Grass Temp. 3.8 °C at 05:27 Min Grass Temp. -2.7  °C on 07/06/2019
Mean Soil Temp. 16.5 °C Mean Soil Temp. 15.8 °C

Weather so far this Year Sun and Moon Almanac
Max Temperature 22.7  °C on 20/04/2019 at 15:32 Sunrise: 05:04
Min Temperature -3.8 °C on 31/01/2019 at 00:12 Sunset: 21:56
Max Wind Gust 94.0 km/h on 26/04/2019 at 23:21 Moonrise: 23:45
Total Rainfall 306.3 mm Moonset: 06:55
Min Grass Temp. -10.8  °C on 02/02/2019 Visible Moon (%): 94.6  %

Latest webcam image looking west across the River Nore: 


How is this month shaping up?

• A cold first two weeks with 5 ground frosts so far.
• Rainfall is above normal.  

 

Official Temperature and Rainfall Readings for Kilkenny

June 2019 1st to 7th 1st  to 14th 1st to 21st 1st to End Month Highest Month Lowest
Mean Air Temp.  (in ° C) 12.0  11.7     
17.8 on 2nd
2.3 on 7th
Departure from 1981-2010
-0.6
-1.5      - -

Rainfall (in mm)

34.9 46.8                
 18.1 on 4th 
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Percent of normal 1981-2010

225

151 

 

 

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Mean Soil Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
5cm Depth 15.3 15.3        - -
10cm Depth 14.0 13.8        - -
20cm Depth 14.2 14.2        - -
Mean Earth Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
30cm Depth 15.1 15.2       - -
60cm Depth 14.6 14.6        - -
120cm Depth 13.7 13.8         - -
Extremes of Air Temperature so far this year :
22.9 on Apr 20th
-3.9 on 
Feb 3rd
Total Rainfall so far this year :  299.7mm 
83% of normal
Wettest days of the year so far :  21.7mm 
on Mar 5th 
20.4mm
on Mar 3rd

 

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.