Explanation of new warning levels
Current Forecast:Saturday, 06 February 2016 12:05
Windy this afternoon and evening with rain or showers, heavy and prolonged in places, with a risk of thunder. Strong and gusty southeast winds will veer southwesterly and will be up to gale force and blustery in the northwest. Top temperatures 7 to 10 C.
02 February 2016 - Weather summary for JanuaryWet and mild everywhere
25 January 2016 - WMO confirms 2015 as hottest year on recordThe global average surface temperature in 2015 broke all previous records by a strikingly wide margin, at 0.76±0.1° Celsius above the 1961-1990 average. For the first time on record, temperatures in 2015 were about 1°C above the pre-industrial era, according to a consolidated analysis from the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
22 January 2016 - Rainfall Radar interference.We are experiencing unusual interference on the Dublin radar. This results in a 'spoke' type pattern particularly to the south east of Dublin.We are attempting to identify and remove the source of this interference.