Ireland today

A frosty and clear start for many. Isolated showers in the north and west will gradually die out during the morning. The afternoon and into the evening will be mixed with sunny intervals and variable cloud with just the slim chance of patchy drizzle in the north-west. Gentle westerly to south-westerly winds.

Max temp 7-10°C (45-50°F).

Ireland tonight

A milder night with clear intervals and a fair amount of cloud too with the possibility of patchy drizzle in places. A light to moderate south-westerly winds.

Min temp 2-5°C (36-41°F).

Ireland tomorrow

Rather cloudy for most with light rain or drizzle possible in the north-west. Elsewhere, it will be mostly dry with sunny intervals in the east during the afternoon. Breezy with a moderate south-westerly wind. Temperatures on average for March.

Max temp 9-12°C (48-54°F).

Friday

It is expected to be breezy and dull at first. There will be the chance of intermittent patchy rain or drizzle, mainly in the Atlantic coastal areas. Brighter and drier in the afternoon. A moderate to fresh south-westerly breeze.

Max temp 10-13°C (50-55°F).

Saturday

A rather cloudy day in western areas with outbreaks of rain or drizzle throughout the day. Eastern areas should stay dry though with spells of sunshine. Brisk south-westerly winds.

Max temp 12-15°C (54-59°F).

Sunday

An area of rain will move east. The rain may be heavy on the western coast but it should turn light and patchy as it moves further inland. Windy for a time with a moderate south-westerly.

Max temp 8-11°C (46-52°F).

Monday

It will be dry during the morning with sunshine. Cloud will then thicken from the south-west, giving a spell of rain later. Strengthening south-easterly winds.

Max temp 7-10°C (45-50°F).