Issued at: 27 January 2023 18:00

TODAY - Friday 27th January

Staying dry this evening with some clear spells, mainly across the south and east of the province. Winds will be light and variable.


Tonight will be cold and dry to start with some clear spells and a touch of frost developing in places. Cloud will gradually increase as the night progresses and patchy light rain and drizzle will develop in the west of the province. A few mist and fog patches will also form later in the night. Lowest temperatures of 0 to 5 degrees, coldest in the southeast early in the night, in mostly light southwesterly winds.

Solar UV Index


UV Index

TOMORROW - Saturday 28th January

Tomorrow, Saturday will be mostly cloudy with patches of light rain, mist and drizzle gradually pushing eastwards across the province during the morning. A clearance will occur in western areas in the afternoon, with some bright or sunny spells developing. Highest temperatures of 7 to 9 degrees with light southwesterly winds veering northwesterly as the rain and drizzle clears.

National Outlook

OUTLOOK: Mixed conditions with occasional blustery outbreaks of rain.

SATURDAY NIGHT: Rather cold but mostly dry in just light southwest breezes. Lowest temperatures of 2 to 6 degrees, with a touch of frost in the south and east under broken cloud.

SUNDAY: Cloudy outbreaks of rain will mainly affect Connacht and Ulster, turning heavier here later in the day. Generally dry elsewhere for daylight hours with a mix of cloud and sunny spells, though some rain will arrive during the evening. Highest temperatures of 9 to 11 degrees in freshening westerly winds.

Becoming drier overnight under broken cloud with moderating westerly winds. Lowest temperatures of 4 to 7 degrees.

MONDAY: Overall dry for daylight hours with a mix of cloud and sunny spells. Low cloud and drizzle will arrive into Atlantic counties later though. Highest temperatures of 8 to 10 degrees in mostly moderate west to southwest breezes.

Some blustery falls of rain will move down from the northwest overnight. Lowest temperatures of 5 to 8 degrees in freshening west to northwest winds.

TUESDAY: Current indications suggest it will be a breezy day in mostly fresh westerly winds. Mostly dry to begin some sunny spells, however showery outbreaks of rain will likely arrive to the north and west later. Highest temperatures of 8 to 10 degrees.