Ireland today

A bright start in Ulster, but becoming mainly cloudy for most areas, with a few showers in Leinster and Munster. In the afternoon, a few sunny spells, but also isolated light showers developing for some. Rain in the south-west by the end of the day. Freshening southerly wind. 11-14°C (52-57°F).

Ireland tonight

Generally cloudy skies, but mainly dry in Ulster and central Ireland, just the risk of an odd shower here. In Munster and Connacht, heavy rain much of the night. The odd shower elsewhere. Strong south-easterly winds. 7-9°C (45-48F)

Ireland tomorrow

Cloudy with showers or spells of rain at first in Leinster and Munster, will spread northwards reaching Ulster during the afternoon. Rain may become heavy for a time with a thunder risk. Drier conditions in the south-east by the evening. Moderate to fresh south-easterly winds. 12-15°C (54-59F)

Monday

Showers clearing from the north, otherwise largely dry with sunny spells but also cloudy at times. Light to moderate southerly winds.

Max temp 13-16°C (55-61°F).

TuesdayDry with sunny spells in the north and east. Cloudier in the west with a little rain in the far south-west. Moderate southerly winds.

Max temp 15-18°C (59-64°F).

Wednesday

Dry and fairly mild in all areas away from the Irish Sea Coast, with variable amounts of cloud and sunshine. Moderate or fresh east or south-easterly wind. Max Temp: 15-18°C (59-64°F).

Thursday

Dry with variable amounts of cloud and sunshine. Cooler near the Irish Sea coast but fairly mild elsewhere. Moderate or fresh east or south-easterly wind. Max Temp: 15-18°C (59-64°F).