Ireland today

It will be a dry, cloudy start in the east, but there will be rain in the west. Rain will sweep eastwards in the morning, affecting all parts by the early afternoon. There will be rain in the afternoon, often heavy, especially in the west. Brisk south-westerly winds.

Max temp 9-12°C (48-54°F)

Ireland tonight

It will be grey and overcast with outbreaks of rain for all parts. Some of the rain will be heavy in Connacht, Munster and Ulster, although rain will be mostly light in Leinster. The rain will become increasingly light and patchy later. Brisk south-westerly winds.

Min temp 8-11°C (46-52°F)

Ireland tomorrow

It will be cloudy with patchy rain in the morning, some of which will be heavy in western parts of Munster and Connacht. The afternoon will be mostly dry and cloudy, although a few spots of rain are likely to linger for western areas. Brisk south-westerly winds.

Max temp 10-13°C (50-55°F)

Thursday

It will be cloudy in the morning with one or two showers in possible in the south and west. The afternoon will be mostly dry and cloudy with one or two bright spells. Breezy.

Max temp 11-14°C (52-57°F)

Friday

It will be cloudy with patchy rain in the south and west, mostly light. Northern and eastern areas will be cloudy but should remain dry throughout. Moderate southerly winds.

Max temp 13-16°C (55-61°F)

Saturday

It will be dry and fine with lengthy spells of sunshine. A little patchy cloud may develop in the afternoon. Temperatures will be well above average. Brisk southerly winds.

Max temp 12-15°C (54-59°F)

Sunday

It is likely to be dry with lengthy spells of sunshine. There is a risk of one or two showers developing during the morning, most of which will be light. Moderate southerly winds.

Max temp 11-14°C (52-57°F)