Ireland today

A dry and bright start for most with sunny spells. However, cloud will increase from the north-west as the day proceeds and rain will push into north-western areas in the late afternoon. The rain will edge south-eastwards in the evening. Gentle to moderate south-westerly winds.

Max temp 16-19°C (61-66°F).

Ireland tonight

Rain already across northern and western areas will turn increasingly patchy as its edges south-eastwards overnight. The rain will have cleared all but south-eastern areas by dawn. It will remain cloudy behind the rain. Gentle backing winds.

Max temp 4-7°C (39-45°F).

Ireland tomorrow

Early rain in the south-east will clear away. It will then be a dry day but with plenty of cloud. However, some sunshine will break through at times, especially in southern areas. Gentle north-westerly winds.

Max temp 12-15°C (54-59°F).

Monday

It will be rather cloudy with patchy light rain or drizzle in places, mainly towards the west coast. Gentle westerly winds.

Max temp 14-17°C (57-63°F).

Tuesday

A rather cloudy day in northern areas with perhaps the odd spot of drizzle. However, it will be dry in the south with sunny spells. Gentle north-westerly winds.

Max temp 14-17°C (57-63°F).

Wednesday

A mixed day with variable cloud and the chance of one or two showers. In the evening rain will push in from the west. Gentle westerly winds, fresher in the west.

Max temp 11-14°C (52-57°F).

Thursday

Early rain will clear to leave sunny spells and showers. Moderate to fresh westerly winds.

Max temp 12-15°C (54-59°F).