Data supplied by Met Éireann
Today and Tomorrow's forecast
Wednesday 30 July
Scattered outbreaks of rain will affect the North and Northwest today. It will be mainly dry over the rest of the country with sunny spells, though increasing cloud will bring some drizzle later in the day to Northern parts of Leinster and Munster. Highest temperatures will range 18 to 22 degrees, warmest in the South and Southeast, in a moderate Westerly breeze
Tonight will cloudy and misty. It will be mainly dry in the South, apart from a little drizzle. Outbreaks of rain will affect the North and Northwest becoming persistent in places towards morning. Lowest temperatures 13 to 15 degrees in light Westerly winds
Thursday 31 July
Showery rain in the North and Northwest will become widespread during the morning and early afternoon with some heavy or thundery downpours likely. Brighter drier weather will follow from the Northwest later. Highest temperatures of 18 to 22 degrees.
Friday will start dry in many areas but showers will become widespread during the day and some be heavy, prolonged and thundery. There will be a few brighter spells but it will be a rather cool day with highest temperatures of 16 to 19 degrees at best with light variable winds.
The showers will largely die out on Friday night and it will be a cool night with some mist and fog patches forming as temperatures fall to between 8 and 10 degrees.
Saturday will bring some early sunshine but it will turn very showery again across the country with some heavy or thundery showers likely in the afternoon. Highest temperatures will range 17 to 20 degrees, coolest in the North and West, with a light Northwesterly breeze.
Sunday will be a little milder as a moderate Southwesterly breeze sets in. There will be a lot of dry weather, but patchy drizzle and mist will occur at times in Atlantic coastal counties. The best of the sunshine will be in the North and East.
Bank-holiday Monday will start dry in many areas, apart from a little drizzle. It looks like rain will become widespread in the West during the morning. The wet weather spreading Eastwards during the afternoon and evening in a freshening Southerly wind. It will feel quite humid with temperatures of 19 to 23 degrees.
Report issued:30/07/2014 05:14