Explanation of new warning levels
Current Forecast:Sunday, 07 February 2016 20:49
Further heavy showers tonight with hail and isolated thunderstorms. Very windy with strong-to-gale-force westerly winds reaching storm-force in parts of the southwest and south. Lowest temperatures of 2 to 4 degrees.
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.