Ireland today

A rather cloudy and damp start to the day with rain. This will be mainly light and patchy apart from the far north of Connacht and Ulster where it will be heavy for a time. This rain will clear from the west after midday with some sunshine developing in central and southern areas but also a chance of a few showers. A mostly fine evening. Light winds.

Max temp 18-21°C (64-70°F).

Ireland tonight

Largely fine for a time with clear spells. However, cloud and showery rain will spread gradually into all areas after midnight. This rain will be heavy with a risk of thunder. Light southerly to south-easterly winds.

Max temp 12-15°C (54-59°F).

Ireland tomorrow

A wet start with showery rain moving eastwards with a risk of thunder. This rain will then clear away eastwards but scattered showers will follow for many. The showers will become confined to the north towards evening. Light to moderate south-westerly winds.

Max temp 17-20°C (63-68°F).

Monday

Some sunny intervals but also showers, most frequent in the north-west. Light to moderate south-westerly winds.

Max temp 16-19°C (61-66°F).

Tuesday

Rather cloudy with rain for most areas. Somewhat drier in Munster. Gentle south-westerly breezes.

Max temp 16-19°C (61-66°F).

Wednesday

Generally cloudy with some rain in northern areas. The odd shower possible elsewhere. Light south-westerly winds.

Max temp 16-19°C (61-66°F).

Thursday

A dull day with plenty of cloud and light rain or drizzle. Breezy in western areas.

Max temp 17-20°C (63-68°F).