Ireland today

After a cold start, it will be a breezy day with sunny spells and showers. Showers will be heaviest and most frequent in western counties in the late morning but then spread eastwards during the afternoon. Some heavy bursts of rain are possible, as is hail and even sleet.

Max temp 7-10°C (45-50°F).

Ireland tonight

Clear spells and a risk of showers, mainly in the north and west but pushing eastwards over the course of the night too. Hail and sleet possible. Moderate to fresh north-westerly winds.

Min temp -1 to 2°C (30 to 36°F).

Ireland tomorrow

A breezy day with sunny spells and scattered showers. Showers will be heaviest and most frequent in the north and west where hail and thunder is possible. Showers will merge to longer spells of rain in the west in the evening. Brisk south-westerly winds.

Max temp 8-11°C (46-52°F).

Ireland Wednesday

Early rain in the south-east will clear to leave another cool and showery day across the country. Moderate to fresh winds.

Max temp

Max temp 8-11°C (46-52°F).

Ireland Thursday

A chilly day with spells of sunshine and just the chance of the odd isolated shower developing.

Max temp 10-13°C (50-55°F).

Ireland Friday

Largely dry with sunny spells but thicker cloud in the south may give some patchy rain later. Gentle to moderate winds.

Max temp

Max temp 10-13°C (50-55°F).

Ireland Saturday

It looks set to become wet and windy as rain slowly moves north-eastwards across the country. Breezy.

Max temp

Max temp 10-13°C (50-55°F).