This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
Dublin: 17 °C Tuesday 17 July, 2018


# weather - Today’s News

Showers across the country today - but drought warnings remain in place

There will be little change to soil moisture.

# weather - Yesterday’s News

Showers throughout the week, but heatwave-level weather to return for the weekend

By the weekend, there will be highs of 27 degrees.

# weather - Sunday 15 July, 2018

It's raining all over the country - so take extra care if you're driving

Surfaces tend to be greasy and slippery after long dry spells – so let’s be careful out there.

# weather - Saturday 14 July, 2018

# weather - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Rain has returned to some parts of Ireland

After weeks of dry, hot days, we’re back to “isolated showers” again.

# weather - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

It's still going to be hot this week ... but cloudy skies and scattered showers are on their way

Meanwhile, Irish Water has warned that water supplies may be at risk of significant restrictions or outages until the end of the year.

Motorists warned about dangers of soft tar mixing with rain when the weather inevitably changes

A greasy film, one which makes travel by car treacherous, may form on Irish roads as a consequence of melted tar mixing with rainwater

# weather - Monday 9 July, 2018

It's set to be hot and (mostly) dry this week, but some rain is on the way

Ireland is in the midst of a historic heatwave with record breaking temperatures and sunshine.

# weather - Saturday 7 July, 2018

'Weather knows no borders': Sinn Féin senator calls for all-Ireland weather alerts during emergencies

Senator Niall Ó Donnghaile said that when weather alerts are reported, they should be done so on an all-Ireland basis.

# weather - Friday 6 July, 2018

Another hot weekend in store as nationwide hosepipe ban kicks in

Irish Water has urged people to help conserve water over the next month.

# weather - Thursday 5 July, 2018

It will be cloudy today - but it will still be roasting

Early indications are that the good weather will continue for most of next week.

At least 19 people killed in Canada heatwave as temperatures soar

12 of the dead were reported in the eastern province’s capital Montreal.

# weather - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

16 hours of sun and 32 degree days - this heatwave is a record-breaker

24 of Ireland’s 25 weather stations will experience absolute drought from tomorrow.

Possible showers in the south, but another scorcher in store today

We could really get used to this summer business.

# weather - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Poll: Are you spending more on your groceries as a result of the heatwave? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you spending more on your groceries as a result of the heatwave?

Ice-cream, alcohol and barbeque foods have been in high demand in recent weeks.

No end in sight for the dry, hot weather

It’ll hit 27 degrees again today.

# weather - Monday 2 July, 2018

It'll still be very hot this week as drought warning to remain until Friday

Another high temperature warning kicks in for most of the country this morning.

# weather - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Irish Water issues another urgent appeal for people to conserve water as Dublin hosepipe ban to kick in

In all, 39 water supplies around the country are under night-time water restrictions.

# weather - Saturday 30 June, 2018

Ice pops and mud baths: Keeping Dublin Zoo's residents cool in the heatwave Monkey Business This post contains videos

Ice pops and mud baths: Keeping Dublin Zoo's residents cool in the heatwave

Lounging by the pool is an activity all mammals seem to enjoy.

Met Eireann issues drought warning for entire country as heatwave continues

The weather service issued the warning this morning at 11.

Poll: Is it ok to wear shorts at work? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is it ok to wear shorts at work?

Should you show your shins?

It's going to be roasting again today - but there is the risk of showers

The heat has forced Irish Water to put a hosepipe ban in place in the Greater Dublin Area from Monday.

# weather - Friday 29 June, 2018

The 'High Temperature' weather warning has been extended until tomorrow night

It’ll hit over 30 degrees in some parts of the country again today.

# weather - Thursday 28 June, 2018

Today was the hottest JUNE day on record since 1976

Temperatures soared across the country as Ireland’s extended heatwave continued unabated.

Defence Forces called in as fire crews battle blazes in Co Wicklow

Top temperatures across the country have ranged between 26 and 30 degrees today, according to Met Éireann.

Is it too hot yet? We hit the streets to ask

Are you melting? Are you sweltering? Is the heat just too much for you?

Gardaí and DSPCA warn dog owners to be careful after dog left in hot car found 'in distress'

DSPCA inspectors and gardai were about to break the car windows when the owner returned to his vehicle.

# weather - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

'The situation is critical': Water restrictions being rolled out as temperatures hit 30 degrees

Overnight restrictions have been put in place in some areas of Longford.

# weather - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

Rare Condition Red forest fire warning issued as highs of 30 degrees forecast tomorrow

Temperatures are due to range between 24 to 30 degrees tomorrow, according to Met Éireann.

Irish Water says Dublin water restrictions could be 'unavoidable' as hot weather persists

“This is a very serious situation and we are seeking the public’s help,” Irish Water said.

Here's why Ireland is basking in a heatwave this week

Each day will get hotter as the week goes on, and it’s because of a weather system coming from the mid-Atlantic.

Having a tough time sleeping in the heat? Here's how to stay cool as temperatures ramp up

A yellow temperature warning is in place nationwide.

# weather - Monday 25 June, 2018

Two men drown in separate incidents over the weekend

The incidents occurred in Dun Laoghaire and Killybegs.

Hydration stations to be set up for rough sleepers in Dublin as temperatures soar

A charity group has also appealed for donations of water and sunscreen.

From The Daily Edge Which Dublin Beer Garden Should You Visit This Week? Pints

Which Dublin Beer Garden Should You Visit This Week?

Plan ahead for the good weather.

Weather warning: Temperatures expected to reach 30 degrees this week

Met Éireann has issued a Status Yellow temperature warning.

# weather - Sunday 24 June, 2018

Ireland could experience dust devils this week as temperatures set to be still, calm and hot

Dust devils are caused by the ground heating up at different rates, which creates pressure.

1 2 3 4 5