Ireland today

It will be a dry and bright start in Ulster and northern Leinster. Elsewhere it will be mostly cloudy with scattered heavy showers. Through the day, heavy showers will shift eastwards to affect all areas by evening, some of which may be thundery. Moderate winds.

Max temp: 17-20°C (63-68°F)

Ireland tonight

The evening will be mostly cloudy with scattered heavy showers, some of which could be thundery in Leinster and eastern Ulster. Through the night, showers will merge together to form longer spells of rain. Persistent rain for all by dawn. Gentle variable winds.

Min temp: 12-15°C (54-59°F)

Ireland tomorrow

It will be mostly cloudy with outbreaks of rain in the morning, some of which could be light and patchy. The afternoon will remain cloudy and wet in Connacht and Ulster although a few bright spells are likely to develop in Munster and Leinster. Moderate westerly winds.

Max temp: 15-18°C (59-64°F)

Monday

After a bright start, it will become mostly cloudy with outbreaks of rain in the late morning and through the afternoon. Some of the rain will be heavy. Brisk south-easterly winds.

Max temp: 15-18°C (59-64°F)

Tuesday

It will be mostly cloudy with scattered heavy showers in the morning. The afternoon is likely to be bright with showers but cloud and rain is possible. Brisk variable winds.

Max temp: 14-17°C (57-63°F)

Wednesday

It will be another unsettled day with lots of cloud and patchy rain. In the evening some of the rain is likely to become heavy in the west. There will be a brisk southerly wind.

Max temp: 14-17°C (57-63°F)

Thursday

Once any early cloud and rain clears to the east, it will be bright with scattered showers. The showers will become frequent in the late afternoon and evening. Brisk winds.

Max temp: 14-17°C (57-63°F)