Ireland today

Rather cloudy across western areas with occasional light rain and drizzle. A warm and largely dry day for central and western parts, although there could be a few scattered and locally heavy showers breaking out. Temperatures above average away from the west coast.

Max temp 21-24°C (70-75°F).

Ireland tonight

A few further patches of rain across western fringes, but drier elsewhere. Humid with a few mist or fog patches developing.

Min temp 13-16°C (55-61°F).

Ireland tomorrow

Another cloudy day is forecast for western areas with a band of mostly light rain stretching through Connacht and Munster. Eastern parts will again be warm with sunny spells, although there could be a few heavy showers breaking out with a risk of thunder.

Max temp 21-24°C (70-75°F).

Thursday

A mixture of sunny spells and scattered showers, these mainly developing around late morning and through the afternoon. One or two showers could be heavy enough to give the odd thunderstorm .

Max temp 18-21°C (64-70°F).

Friday

Remaining warm with sunny periods, although western areas are likely to be cloudier with the chance of showers developing here. The best chance of dry weather in the east.

Max temp 20-23°C (68-73°F).

Saturday

An unsettled day with outbreaks of rain edging eastwards, these heavy in places. Perhaps brightening up later in the afternoon.

Max temp 17-20°C (63-68°F).

Sunday

Sunny intervals and the chance of showers breaking out, along with the risk of the odd thunderstorm.

Max temp 16-19°C (61-66°F).