Thousands of secondary students will begin their Leaving Cert exams today.
The beginning of the exams is the 'unofficial' start to the summer.
I love that as a nation every year we refer to end of May/June as “The Leaving Cert Weather” and not just “Summer” 😂— Lucy (@LivingLifeAsLu) June 6, 2018
Many people have their own theories as to why the sunshine only seems to come out now.
The Leaving Cert is just a pagan ritual for good weather— Bleedin Deadly (@Bleedin_Deadly) June 6, 2018
Some are making unique observations about the weather.
Leaving Cert lads going around in school uniforms in this weather pic.twitter.com/SQtqHtPNmV— The Angel of the Lanes (@jack_cuddihy12) June 6, 2018
Only 3 things are guaranteed in life:— bedd (@Dabedd) June 6, 2018
3. Leaving Cert weather
The fact is everyone loves the sun, but it's only good if you can go out and enjoy it.