National Forecast

Issued at: 24 May 2024 21:34


Rather cloudy in the east and north tonight with patches of rain and drizzle in Ulster. Drier with clear spells elsewhere. Lowest temperatures 9 or 10 degrees, locally lower in longer clear spells in the southwest. Light southeasterly or variable winds.

TOMORROW - Saturday 25th May

Sunny spells tomorrow morning. Rain and drizzle developing in Munster will slowly track northeastwards. It will stay mainly dry with sunny spells in Ulster and north Leinster until evening. Highest temperatures 13 to 16 degrees in moderate, occasionally fresh, southeasterly winds.

National Outlook

OVERVIEW: Generally unsettled with rain or showers. The best of the dry intervals will be on Monday.

Saturday night: Rain over much of the country early in the night will continue to track northeastwards, clearing from the southwest to showers through the night. Some of the showers may be heavy. Temperatures not falling below 9 to 12 degrees in light southeasterly winds, veering southwesterly.

Sunday: The last of the rain will clear the north through the morning and early afternoon, leaving a day with a mix of cloud, sunny spells and scattered showers. Some of the showers will be heavy or possibly thundery with a chance of spot flooding. Highest temperatures of 14 to 17 degrees generally, slightly cooler for Atlantic coasts, in mostly moderate southwest to west winds.

Sunday night: Clear spells with scattered showers gradually easing through the night. Lowest temperatures of 7 to 11 degrees in moderate westerly winds.

Monday: Sunny spells and showers expected with the showers becoming lighter and more isolated through the day. There is a chance of cloudier conditions along with some rain and drizzle moving into the west and southwest in the evening. Highest temperatures of 13 to 16 degrees in moderate westerly winds.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy in the morning with outbreaks of rain moving eastwards over the country with the chance of some heavy falls at times. Some sunny spells will develop later as the rain clears to showers. Highest temperatures of 15 to 18 degrees generally.

Further Outlook: Continuing unsettled with further spells of rain or showers.