On this page are the official stats for the current month:


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.