Connacht

Issued at: 02 December 2022 17:00

TONIGHT

The evening and tonight will be largely dry with clear spells. Lowest temperatures of 2 to 5 degrees.

Solar UV Index

Low today and Friday.

UV Index

TOMORROW - Saturday 3rd December

Saturday will be dry most of the time, but with some drizzle or light showers possible through the afternoon and evening. Quite chilly with highest temperatures of 7 or 8 degrees and light easterly breezes.

National Outlook

OVERVIEW: Cold with a showery easterly airflow early in the week. Indications of very cold weather from Wednesday onwards.

On Saturday night, lingering rain or drizzle in the west will clear westwards with clear spells developing and some showers in the east. Patches of frost may form with lowest temperatures of 0 to 4 degrees.

SUNDAY will be a cold, breezy day with sunny spells and scattered showers spreading westwards. They will be most frequent over the eastern half of the country. Highest temperatures of 5 to 8 degrees with moderate east to northeast breezes. Showers will continue overnight, with the longest clear spells in the west. A cold night with a touch of frost in lows of 0 to 4 degrees.

MONDAY will be mostly cloudy with further showers and possibly longer spells of rain in the east and south. The best of any bright or sunny spells will be in the west. A chilly day with highs of 5 to 8 degrees with light to moderate east or northeast winds.

TUESDAY will continue cold with sunny spells and scattered showers. Highest temperatures of 4 to 8 degrees with light to moderate northerly winds. Frost will develop on Tuesday night.

Current indications suggest that it will become colder from Wednesday onwards with a northerly airflow and with showers possibly turning more wintry at times.