Ireland today

A bright start for Leinster and Ulster though with some showers, cloudier for Munster and Connacht. Through the day it will become mostly cloudy for all areas with scattered showers. Cloud will be clearing, becoming bright again by the evening. Gentle westerly winds.

Max temp 18-21°C (64-70°F).

Ireland tonight

Much of today's showers will clear away with only a few lingering across Connacht and Ulster early in the night. Then it will be a dry night with just some patchy cloud for all. Some local areas of mist and fog will develop, particularly along the western coast. Light winds.

Min temp 10-13°C (50-55°F).

Ireland tomorrow

Tomorrow will start with a few sunny spells but mostly cloudy for all regions. Cloud will continue to build for a time in the afternoon, bringing a few showers to eastern parts of Leinster and Ulster, though it will be drying and brightening up later. Light winds.

Max temp 19-22°C (66-72°F).

Thursday

It will be a dry, sunny and warm day for many. Northern and western parts will see patchy cloud at times with the best sunshine found in the south-east. Gentle south-westerly winds.

Max temp 19-22°C (66-72°F).

Friday

 It will be a bright morning in the south-east but cloudy elsewhere with rain in the north-west. It will be cloudy for all in the afternoon with patchy rain. Gentle westerly winds.

Max temp 18-21°C (64-70°F).

Saturday

 It will be a largely grey and overcast day with patchy light rain, especially in the morning. Later, a band of rain will affect the north-west. Moderate westerly winds.

Max temp 19-22°C (66-72°F).

Sunday

 It will be another rather cloudy day with any brightness limited to the far south-east. There will be patchy light rain for many in the morning. Gentle south-westerly winds.

Max temp 20-23°C (68-73°F).