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Current Forecast:Monday, 04 May 2015 15:51
Scattered showers across the western half of the country but mainly dry elsewhere this evening. Rain reaching the south and southeast by nightfall will spread countrywide overnight, turning heavy at times in eastern counties. Light to moderate, south to southeast winds will back east and freshen for a time along eastern coasts tonight before becoming light, variable later. Lowest temperatures 6 to 8 degrees Celsius.
01 May 2015 - The 2015 Nepal Earthquake, as observed from ValentiaThe 2015 Nepal earthquake (the Gorkha earthquake) occurred at 11:56 local time (06:11:26.9 UTC) on 25 April with a moment magnitude (Mw) of 7.8.
23 April 2015 - Climate Change: the half-biscuit linkOur planet is constantly bathed in sunshine as it revolves around the sun, absorbing energy that passes through the top of the atmosphere and returning energy to space by reflection and emission of radiant heat. A balance is struck between the incoming and outgoing energy and, while the details vary by region and season, in general we wobble around an equilibrium which is linked to the mean global surface temperature of about 15°C.
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.