Issued at: 06 July 2020 06:00
TODAY - Monday 6th July
Today will be mainly dry and bright, with sunny spells, but a few scattered showers are possible, especially in the northern half of the province. Maximum temperatures 16 to 18 Celsius, in mostly moderate northwesterly breezes, later backing west and decreasing light.
Mainly dry at first tonight, with clear spells, but cloud will increase from the west, bringing outbreaks of rain and drizzle, persistent in the northern half of the province, with some heavy bursts possible in north Leinster, but more patchy in south Leinster. Minimum temperatures 8 to 11 Celsius, with light west to southwest or variable breezes, backing southerly by morning.
Moderate on Monday and high on Tuesday
Solar UV Index
High on Monday and in any sunshine on Tuesday.
TOMORROW - Tuesday 7th July
Tuesday will be cloudy , with occasional outbreaks of rain and drizzle, persistent with heavy bursts in northern areas, but patchy in the south of the province, with dry intervals. Mist and fog patches on hills and on the coast also. Maximum temperatures 15 to 18 Celsius. Winds mostly light to moderate southerly, veering southwesterly and becoming strong on south and southeast coasts.
Summary: Unsettled at first, with some rain and drizzle, but current indications suggest that a more settled spell of weather is likely to develop towards the end of the week.
Tuesday night: Cloudy in most areas, with scattered outbreaks of rain and drizzle, but drier in the west and northwest. Misty in places, with fog patches. A few clear spells may develop in the northwest. Min. 8 to 11 degrees in the Ulster and Connacht, 12 to 14 degrees in Leinster and Munster. Winds light west to northwest or variable.
Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with scattered outbreaks of rain and drizzle, mainly in the southern half of the country, persistent in southern coastal areas. There will be good dry intervals in the northern half of the country, with some bright spells developing, especially in the north and northwest. Max. 15 to 19 Celsius, in light northeasterly or variable breezes. Mainly dry overnight, but some further patches of rain and drizzle are possible in southern coastal counties. Mist and fog patches also in near calm conditions.
Thursday: Mainly dry, with some bright or sunny spells developing, especially in the northern half of the country, but cloudier in the south, with some patchy light rain or drizzle possible at first in southern coastal counties. Max. 15 to 20 Celsius, in light northerly or variable breezes.
Friday: Dry in most areas, with sunny spells, but a few scattered showers are likely, mainly in Ulster. Max. 14 to 18 Celsius, in light northwesterly breezes.
Further Outlook (Saturday to Monday, inclusive): Current indications suggest that it will be dry and settled, with a mix of cloud and sunny spells and light winds. Gradually becoming a little warmer also for the early days of next week.
Temperature circle (°C): maximum and minimum temperature forecast for each day. Wind symbol (km/h): arrow points in the direction the wind is blowing. The weather and wind icons: for the time of maximum temperature and minimum temperature.