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Current Forecast:Friday, 28 August 2015 04:53
A dry, bright start to many places today especially in the midlands and east. However the showers in western parts will start to spread eastwards during the morning. The showers will become heavy and even thundery during the afternoon, but will start to ease off in the evening. Highs of 14 to 18 degrees in moderate to fresh and gusty southwest winds.
17 August 2015 - The Influence of the North Atlantic Ocean on the Mean Temperature of IrelandResearchers at Met Éireann have been involved in a collaborative study with the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton on the influence of the North Atlantic Ocean on the mean temperature of Ireland. The study investigated variations in Irish climate using long-term station-based time series of temperature and precipitation and was recently published in Weather.
05 August 2015 - The Weather of July 2015Cold, wet and windy everywhere
23 July 2015 - Temperature Projections for Ireland by mid-centuryResearchers at Met Éireann have been involved in a collaborative study with University College Dublin and the Irish Centre for High-End Computing on high resolution temperature projections for Ireland by the middle of this century. The work has recently been published in the International Journal of Climatology.