Ireland today

Variable cloud and a few showers in eastern areas but turning drier later. A dry start in the west with plenty of cloud, although some sunshine will break through at times. A few showers are likely in the afternoon, these most frequent in the north. Gentle easterly winds.

Max temp 17-20°C (63-68°F).

Ireland tonight

It will be a largely dry night with clear spells for most areas. Fog and mist will form in places though. Light to moderate easterly winds.

Min temp 10-13°C (50-55°F).

Ireland tomorrow

It looks set to be a dry but rather cloudy start for many parts of Ireland. However, it will turn brighter from the south-east during the day as sunshine develops. There will be gentle to moderate easterly winds.

Max temp 18-21°C (64-70°F).

Thursday

Cloudy in the south and east with a few showers, most frequent in the south. Drier elsewhere with sunny spells.

Max temp 17-20°C (63-68°F).

Friday

Showery rain in southern areas will spread northwards into most areas during the morning. A dull and wet afternoon across Ireland.

Max temp 17-20°C (63-68°F).

Saturday

Showery rain will clear south-eastwards during the course of the day. Sunny spells and patchy cloud will follow the rain.

Max temp 16-19°C (61-66°F).

Sunday

Once fog clears, there will be variable cloud, sunny intervals and the chance of the odd shower, mainly in southern areas.

Max temp 15-18°C (59-64°F).