Blustery day with some bright spells and scattered showers later

Weather update from Met Éireann

Remaining unsettled with further outbreaks of rain or showers, though there will be decent dry intervals at times, especially on Sunday and in early days of next week.

Very blustery today, especially along southern coastal counties, with fresh to strong southerly winds. The morning will be largely cloudy with rain spreading eastwards across the country. The rain will then clear to scattered showers around midday with occasional bright spells developing. Some hail and thunder is also possible. Highest temperatures of 9 to 13 degrees.

Clear spells and occasional showers tonight with a further chance of hail and thunder. Lowest temperatures generally ranging from 2 to 7 degrees, slightly warmer along Atlantic coasts. Remaining somewhat breezy with moderate to fresh westerly winds, backing southwesterly.

Tomorrow will be largely dry and bright with just isolated showers, mainly affecting the western half of the country during the morning. Highest temperatures of 9 to 13 degrees, warmest in the southwest, in moderate south to southwest winds.

Cloudy but staying dry for much of Friday night with just isolated showers. By morning however, more persistent rain will push in across the south and west. Lowest temperatures of 7 to 11 degrees in moderate southerly winds.

Dull and damp on Saturday with occasional outbreaks of rain, most persistent along southern coastal counties. The rain may turn heavy in some areas later in the evening. Temperatures will be above average for the time of year with highs of 12 to 15 degrees. Somewhat breezy with fresh southerly winds.

Quite wet at first on Saturday night with outbreaks of showery rain, potentially turning heavy in places. The rain will then clear eastwards during the night, leaving largely clear and dry conditions with just isolated showers lingering along Atlantic coasts. Minimum temperatures of 7 to 11 degrees. Fresh south to southwest winds, easing moderate by morning.

Plenty of dry and bright spells on Sunday, though showers will persist along Atlantic coasts through much of the day. Highest temperatures of 9 to 13 degrees in moderate south to southwest winds.

Showers will continue in many Atlantic coastal areas Sunday night, though it will stay largely clear and dry elsewhere. Lowest temperatures of 4 to 9 degrees in light to moderate southwesterly breezes.

Monday will see a mix of clear spells and showers. Highest temperatures of 8 to 11 degrees in light to moderate westerly breezes.

Considerable uncertainty remains for the further outlook. Higher pressure may develop over Ireland for the middle of next week, leading to slightly more settled conditions.