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Weekend weather: changeable with heavy showers and some dry spells
Niamh Murphy
Met Éireann has forecast mixed and changeable weather for the weekend, with longer spells of rain at times, some heavy. There will be dry spells too with sunshine, and it will become drier early next week.
12 June 2024 News
Heavy rainfall forecast for Cork and Kerry
The warning is in place from 3am to 9am tomorrow, with a possibility of spot flooding, difficult travelling conditions and poor visibility.
7 June 2024 News
Weekend weather: scattered showers and cooler temperatures
Met Éireann has said that showers will most often affect the north and west, while the south will be drier with closer to average temperatures.
May was the warmest on record
May 2024 temperatures were above average everywhere and 1.74°C above the 1991 to 2020 long term average.
5 June 2024 News
Weekend weather: dry and mild with temperatures of up to 20°C
The national forecaster has said that high pressure will dominate for the bank holiday weekend, although clouds and light rain are a possibility on Sunday and Monday.
31 May 2024 News
No rain forecast for week ahead
High pressure moving in for the weekend could see highs of 23°C on Saturday.
29 May 2024 News
Mix of rain and sunny spells for the weekend - Met Éireann
Cloud and rain is expected for the weekend, with temperatures of up to 16°C, according to Met Éireann.
24 May 2024 News
Rainfall up 15% in 2023 due to climate change
If warming reaches 2°C, it is predicted rainfall that can saturate soils will happen one in every 13 years, a study from a group of leading climate scientists has said.
22 May 2024 News
Watch: heavy rains batter much of the country
All counties apart from Kerry remain under a status yellow thunder warning.
21 May 2024 News
Thunder warnings in place as flash floods expected
The southeast is forecast to see the heaviest downpours, with five counties under a status orange thunder warning.
21 May 2024 News
Met Éireann issues status orange thunderstorm warning
Met Éireann has issued a status orange thunderstorm warning for Donegal, Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo, which is valid from 3pm to 9pm on Monday. A status yellow warning is in place for the northwest.
20 May 2024 News
Weekend weather: highs of 22°C forecast on Sunday
Current indications suggest that there will be further showers or longer spells of rain out to midweek.
17 May 2024 News