Ireland today

A rather dull day with mainly overcast skies. There will be outbreaks of rain too, and some heavy bursts, especially in the morning. Possible snow at first in Ulster, though soon turning back to rain. Drier later and a little brighter. Moderate south-westerly winds.

Max temp 8-13°C (46-55°F).

Ireland tonight

It is going to be a largely cloudy but dry night, but with a few spots of light rain or drizzle around, mostly occurring in Ulster and along the south coast. A moderate westerly breeze. A milder night than of late.

Min temp 4-8°C (39-46°F).

Ireland tomorrow

It looks set to be a largely dry day but with light rain or drizzle in Ulster. It is going to be mostly cloudy, with any brighter spells short-lived, and limited mainly to Munster and Leinster. A moderate south-westerly breeze.

Max temp 7-11°C (45-52°F).

Tuesday

Staying fairly mild with a few bright spells, but also scattered showers, though mostly only light. Cloudy later in the west and south with rain later on. Brisk south-westerly winds.Max 7-10°C (45-50°F).

Wednesday

There will be a period of heavy rain in the morning. The afternoon will be brighter with spells of sunshine and some showers in the west. Moderate to fresh south-westerly winds.

Max temp 7-10°C (45-50°F).

Thursday

A chilly day with a mixture of sunny spells and squally showers. The showers will predominantly be in the west. A fresh westerly wind will veer to a chilly north-westerly.

Max temp 6-9°C (43-48°F).

Friday

It is expected to be largely fine and dry for a time, with spells of sunshine, though it is likely to cloud over in the afternoon, with rain arriving into the west by evening.

Max temp 6-10°C (43-50°F).