Mandelberg, Kirrweiler (Pfalz) | VDP.ERSTE LAGE®



The VDP.ERSTE LAGE® MANDELBERG is located on the south side of an interfluve at an elevation of 130 to 140 metres a.s.l. This interfluve is a narrow, elongated ridge-like landform that runs west to east across the Palatinate Rhine Plain. The soils of this flat 5 % incline are very calcareous and comprised of loess, friable clay and sand under a layer of loess. High daytime temperatures result from long hours direct sun exposition that interchange with cool evening winds that cool vines and grapes during the night.

RegionPfalz


Meteorologic Data

MonthsTemperature
(Average temperature per month in °C)
Sun
(Anual sum of hours of sunshine)
Precipitation
(Anual sum ofprecipitation)
Januar2,842,747,6
Februar3,168,442,9
März6,9143,636,1
April12,0202,833,9
Mai15,3204,861,5
Juni18,5215,465,4
Juli20,4235,257,6
August19,8219,856,8
September15,6163,742,0
Oktober10,5104,140,4
November6,748,149,4
Dezember3,342,761,2