Explanation of new warning levels
Current Forecast:Tuesday, 03 March 2015 10:49
More wintry showers today, with rain, hail, sleet and snow likely to fall, with the risk of isolated thunderstorms too. There will be some good bright spells too. Feeling cold with highs of 4 to 7 degrees. Later this afternoon a band of rain will move into the northwest, producing some heavy falls of rain, with snow still likely on higher. The rain will affect parts of Ulster, Connacht and the midlands for a time. Windy with fresh to strong southwest winds.
03 March 2015 - Weather Summaries for February and WinterFebruary: In most places drier and cooler than average. Winter 2014/15: Below average mean temperatures; sunniest winter on record at Dublin Airport
24 February 2015 - Record wave at M3 weather buoyBuoy M3 (off the southwest coast) reported a maximum individual wave of 21.2 metres at 23.00 on 23rd Feb 2015. The previous record for this buoy was 19.1 metres on 27th Jan 2013.
19 February 2015 - Check out the Met Éireann Library!The Met Éireann Library is now online! You can now search our library catalogue, find Met Éireann publications, explore our special collections and learn more about the type of collections we hold.