Ireland today

Rain in the north-west will turn showery this afternoon. There will be spells of sunshine elsewhere, but also a few showers, especially in western areas. A drier evening but rather cloudy in the west and with clear spells in the east. Moderate to fresh south-westerly winds.

Max temp 12-15°C (54-59°F).

Ireland tonight

Cloud will thicken from the north-west during the evening, although some clear spells are expected in south-eastern areas. A few showers are possible in the west. More persistent rain will move into north-western parts during the early hours. Moderate to fresh south-westerly winds.

Min temp 9-12°C (48-54°F).

Ireland tomorrow

Rain already in the north-west will push south-eastwards into Ulster and Munster and turn patchier and lighter as it does so. It will be drier in the south-east, but cloudy with the risk of the odd shower. Moderate to fresh south-westerly winds, stronger near north-western coasts.

Max temp 13-16°C (55-61°F).

Monday

Drizzle and patchy light rain for a time for many. A band of heavy rain in the north-west will then move south-eastwards in the afternoon. A wet evening with outbreaks of heavy rain. Moderate to fresh southerly winds.

Max temp 14-17°C (57 63°F).

Tuesday

Heavy rain in the eastern areas will clear away eastwards through the morning. Then, it expected to be largely with lengthy spells of sunshine. Cooler with winds becoming north-westerly.

Max temp 11-14°C (52-57°F).

Wednesday

Mist and fog will disperse to leave sunny spells. However, cloud will thicken later with the chance of rain in the west. Light to moderate south-easterly winds.

Max temp 11-14°C (52-57°F).

Thursday

Rain will move eastwards across Ireland, leaving behind a scattering of showers but also sunny intervals in the afternoon. Moderate south-westerly winds.

Max temp 13-16°C (55-61°F).