Ireland today

Widespread rain is expected for much of the morning. A drier afternoon in the south, but there will still be rain or drizzle in the north of the country. Strong to near gale force south-westerly winds for a time in the south and east, easing later.

Max temp 8-11°C (46-52°F).

Ireland tonight

A chillier night with a mixture of clear spells and showers. The showers will be most frequent in the west and they are likely to be wintry over the hills.

Min temp 0-3°C (32-37°F).

Ireland tomorrow

Some showers across the country, these wintry over high ground. It will also be mostly cloudy, but with some sunny intervals at times. A largely dry evening. Moderate westerly winds. Cold.

Max temp 4-7°C (39-45°F).

Tuesday

It will be a milder day. There will be some scattered showers, mainly in the northern part of the country. Some sunny intervals, but there will also be a lot of cloud. Brisk north-westerly winds.

Max temp 7-10°C (45-50°F).

Wednesday

A mostly cloudy day with outbreaks of rain for a time. Rain giving way to showers later. Moderate westerly winds.

Max temp 7-10°C (45-50°F).

Thursday

It looks set to be an unsettled day, as it looks to be wet and grey with heavy showers or longer spells of rain. Brisk southerly winds.

Max temp 7-10°C (45-50°F).

Friday

Remaining unsettled, with widespread rain, drizzle and grey skies. Gentle to moderate southerly winds.

Max temp 7-10°C (45-50°F).