Explanation of new warning levels
Current Forecast:Friday, 06 March 2015 05:00
Mild, windy and rather cloudy today. Most places dry, but there will be some scattered outbreaks of rain in the northwest, turning more persistent this evening. Some bright or short sunny breaks coming through at times to the lee of high ground. Strong blustery south to southwest winds, up to gale force and gusty in exposed parts of the northwest and along the west coast. Highest temperatures 10 to 13 degrees.
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.