Ireland today

Rather cloudy today with outbreaks of rain or drizzle, especially in western areas. The best of any sunshine will be in the east, where it will also be drier. Westerly winds will freshen.

Max temp 13-16°C (55-61°F).

Ireland tonight

Winds will strengthen as heavy rain spreads across the country from the west. There will be a risk of thunder in places. The rain will clear by dawn leaving scattered squally showers. Very strong south-westerly winds.

Max temp 3-6°C (37-43°F).

Ireland tomorrow

It looks set to be a mixed and windy day with sunny spells and scattered blustery showers. The showers will be heavy at times. Feeling chillier than in recent days. Near gale force north-westerly winds. Winds will ease overnight.

Max temp 11-14°C (52-57°F).

Wednesday

A rather cloudy day with spells of rain or drizzle, especially in northern areas. A drier afternoon the though with some brighter spells.

Max temp 11-14°C (52-57°F).

Thursday

Dull and damp with plenty of cloud and spells of rain through out the day. The rain mainly light in nature.

Max temp 13-16°C (55-61°F).

Friday

Staying wet for a time but patchy rain will clear during the day leaving sunny spells and a few showers, these mainly in western areas.

Max temp 11-14°C (52-57°F).

Saturday

A mixed day is expected with sunny spells and scattered showers. The showers most frequent in western areas.

Max temp 10-13°C (50-55°F).