Updated: 23 August 2014 08:00



Saturday 23 August 2014

today's weather

Today, Saturday, will be a bright, fresh day, with some good spells of sunshine. But there will be some build up in cloud at times, leading to some showers. These mainly over parts of Ulster and north Leinster. Top temperatures of 14 to 18 C., in light to moderate northwest breezes.

Tonight's Weather

Cold for much of tonight, with clear spells and some patches of mist and shallow fog may form. Later tonight increasing cloud and a freshening southeast breeze, will being rain to parts of west Munster and west Connacht. Lowest temperatures 3 to 7 C., coldest over Ulster.



Sunday 24 August 2014

today's weather

Dry over Ulster and Leinster in the morning, with some early hazy sunshine. But the rain will become widespread over Connacht and Munster and will be heavy in places. It will extend to remaining provinces during the afternoon and early evening. Top temperatures 14 to 17 C., in fresh and gusty southeasterly winds.

3 Day Outlook


General: Changeable and unsettled, some heavy rain at times. But a little milder than of late, temperatures will be in the mid to high teens, which are around normal for late August Details: Breezy, misty and mostly cloudy on Sunday night with spells of rain at times, some of it heavy. Some patches of fog also. Lowest temperatures 9 to 12 C., in a fresh southeasterly breeze. Further spells of heavy rain on Monday, with some thundery bursts in places. Some flooding is possible, with parts of Munster and south Leinster most at risk. Highs on Monday of 14 to 18 C. Fresh to strong and gusty easterly winds will back northeasterly overnight. The rain will give way to clear spells and occasional showers overnight. Lowest temperatures of 10 to 13 C. Tuesday will be a bright, breezy day, with occasional showers. But there will be some sunny spells at times too. Highs of 16 to 19 C., are expected, with the best values in western areas. Winds moderate to fresh northeasterly. Changeable through the midweek period, some dry, bright periods of weather, but some wet spells also.