Ireland today

A damp start with outbreaks of rain clearing northwards to sunny spells but also scattered showers. In the afternoon, another band of rain will track north-eastwards. The rain will be heavy at times in the west with a risk of thunder, but it will be largely dry in the east. A windy day too with a strong south-easterly wind.

Max temp 15-18°C (59-64°F).

Ireland tonight

. Outbreaks of rain, heavy in places, will continue edging north-eastwards through the night, followed by clear skies but also a few showers. Strong south-westerly winds.

Max temp 12-15°C (54-59°F).

Ireland tomorrow

Lingering rain in the far north-east will soon clear. It will then be a mixture of cloud, sunny intervals and a few showers for much of the day, mainly in the west. However, an area of rain will push in from the west during the evening. A rather windy day with near gale south-westerly winds.

Max temp 15-18°C (59-64°F).

Tuesday

A wet day in the north-west with persistent rain. Sunny spells elsewhere but with blustery showers moving east from the Atlantic. Moderate to fresh south-westerly winds.

Max temp 14-17°C (57-63°F).

Wednesday

It is expected to be wet with heavy rain in the south moving northwards during the day. The rain will turn more showery later with a risk of thunder. Light to moderate southerly winds.

Max temp 14-17°C (57-63°F).

Thursday

Early showers in the east clearing. It will then be largely dry but fairly cloudy for much of the day. However, there will be a risk of rain moving from the south-west towards evening. Light, variable winds.

Max temp 15-18°C (59-64°F).

Friday

Showery outbreaks of rain are expected to spread in from the south-west. Gentle easterly to north-easterly winds.

Max temp 14-17°C (57-63°F).