National Forecast

Issued at: 16 June 2024 04:53

TODAY - Sunday 16th June

Mainly dry with sunny spells this morning but cloud and outbreaks of rain will feed into the northwest later, slowly spreading southwards over the northern half of the country through the afternoon. It will be drier and brighter further south with sunny spells and a few showers developing in the afternoon and evening. Highest temperatures of 13 to 18 degrees, with a light to moderate west to northwest wind.

TONIGHT

Mostly cloudy with patches of light rain or drizzle, mainly in northern areas. Driest with some clear spells in the south and southeast. Lowest temperatures of 9 to 11 degrees, but possibly cooler under clear skies in the south, with a light to moderate north to northwest wind.

TOMORROW - Monday 17th June

Monday morning will be largely cloudy with some patches of light rain or drizzle. It will become drier later in the day, with a few bright or sunny intervals developing. Highest temperatures of 13 to 18 degrees in a light to moderate northerly wind.

National Outlook

Overview: High pressure will build bringing more settled weather to start the week, but it will turn more unsettled later on.

Monday night: Partly cloudy with a few light showers moving into northern areas in a light to moderate north to northwest wind. Lowest temperatures of 7 to 11 degrees.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy to start with a few showers, mainly near northern coasts. Becoming drier and brighter through the day with sunny spells developing. Highest temperatures of 13 to 17 degrees in a light to moderate northerly wind.

Tuesday night: Dry with long clear spells. Lowest temperatures of 4 to 7 degrees with light northerly winds.

Wednesday: Dry with sunny spells, turning hazy at times over the southern half of the country. Highest temperatures of 15 to 19 degrees in a light and variable breeze.

Wednesday night: Becoming cloudier overnight with rain moving into the northwest. Lowest temperatures of 7 to 12 degrees in a light southwest or variable breeze.

Thursday: Rain and cloud will spread across the country Thursday, turning heavy at times. Highest temperatures of 15 to 20 degrees in a light westerly breeze.

Further outlook: The end of the week looks to turn more unsettled as low-pressure systems feed in rain and showers, particularly over the north and west.