Afternoon conditions & temperatures at Kilkenny from Monday Oct 19th:

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Unsettled weather this week. Monday will be wet with fresh southerly winds. The rain will ease off overnight but there will be some more rain on Tuesday - although not as persistent as on Monday. Brighter on Wednesday with one or two showers. Thursday daytime will be fair but there will be a short spell of rain overnight. Fair for much of Friday. It will turn windy on Saturday with rain arriving in the evening. Cloudy on Sunday but mostly dry. Next week will also be unsettled and winds could be quite strong by mid-week.   
12:45 Kilkenny Ireland (52.65°N 7.25°W 50m ASL)   Tuesday 20th of October 2020
Temperature 13.0 °C Wind Direction SSE
Humidity 88 % Wind Average 29.8 km/h
Air Pressure 984.8 hPa Wind Gust 48.2 km/h
Grass Temp. 11.4 °C Wind Chill Temp 10.9 °C
Soil Temp (10cm) 14.1 °C Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 

Weather Today (Since Midnight) Weather so far this month
Max Temperature 13.6 °C at 01:58 Max Temperature 15.7  °C on 14/10/2020 at 14:09
Min Temperature 12.4 °C at 00:00 Min Temperature 0.9 °C on 01/10/2020 at 07:18
Max Wind Gust 67.0 km/h at 08:39 SSE Max Wind Gust 69.5 km/h on 04/10/2020 at 12:40 W
Total Rainfall 8.2 mm Total Rainfall 55.9 mm
Min Grass Temp. 10.3 °C at 04:06 Min Grass Temp. -2.4  °C on 01/10/2020
Mean Soil Temp. 13.1 °C Mean Soil Temp. 13.0 °C

Weather so far this Year Sun and Moon Almanac
Max Temperature 25.7  °C on 01/06/2020 at 14:42 Sunrise: 08:05
Min Temperature -5.1 °C on 19/01/2020 at 07:50 Sunset: 18:23
Max Wind Gust 96.8 km/h on 16/02/2020 at 14:09 Moonrise: 12:57
Total Rainfall 599.2 mm Moonset: 20:41
Min Grass Temp. -11.6  °C on 19/01/2020 Visible Moon (%): 18.8  %


How is this month shaping up?

• The mean temperature is below normal after two weeks.  
• Rainfall is a little below normal
• Rainfall for the year is also a little below. 
 

Month Temperature and Rainfall Readings for Kilkenny

October 2020 1st to 7th 1st  to 14th 1st to 21st 1st to End Month Highest Month Lowest
Mean Air Temp.  (in ° C)  10.1 10.1     
15.8 on 14th
0.7 on  1st
Departure from 1981-2010
-1.5
-1.1      - -

Rainfall (in mm)

29.1 38.2     
 12.9 on 7th 
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Percent of normal 1981-2010

133

 88 

 

 

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Mean Soil Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
5cm Depth 10.6 10.5      - -
10cm Depth 11.0 10.8      - -
20cm Depth 12.6 12.4      - -
Mean Earth Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
30cm Depth 13.7 13.4      - -
60cm Depth 14.0 13.7      - -
120cm Depth 14.8 14.4      - -
Extremes of Air Temperature so far this year :
25.8 on June 1st
-5.4 on 
Jan 19th
Total Rainfall so far this year :  608.8mm 
93% of normal
Wettest day of the year so far :  25.6mm 
on Feb 8th 
24.6mm
on Aug 24th

 

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.