Dublin: 16 °C Monday 29 May, 2023

# temperatures

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# Met Éireann
Temperatures to drop overnight with frost and fog expected later in the week
Temperatures could fall to as low as 0 degrees tonight, Met Éireann said.
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# hot hot hot
High temperatures continue as 29.5 degrees reached in one county today
Met Éireann said at least nine weather observing stations have met heat wave criteria.
# isn't that nice
We're set to have a mild week with top temperatures reaching as high as 23 degrees
The good weather is set to continue into next weekend.
# mercury rising
Record-breaking heatwave in Europe set to spike even higher today
Paris was expected to see the mercury soar to as much as 41 or 42 degrees Celsius today.
# Climate Change
2018 is set to be one of the hottest years on record
The last four years are also the hottest years on record.
# Weather watch
Damp start to next week with showers expected in between sunny spells
Some showers next week could turn heavy or possibly thundery.
# Fire Safety
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.
# swirling around
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.
# exam weather
We're expecting it to be as warm as 25 degrees today
In keeping with tradition, the weather is stunning on the first day of the Leaving Cert.
# typical
Highs of 24 degrees as Leaving Cert exams start this week
There will be heavy and possibly thundery showers in places.
# freezing
Temperatures plummeted to as low as -7 degrees last night
Temperatures are set to drop as low as -4 degrees today.
# knew it
It's official ... today was the hottest day of the year
You were right.
# scorchio (kinda)
Temperatures to hit 20 degrees in some parts of Ireland today
Time to dust off that barbecue.
# Ice Ice Baby
2016 saw record temperatures, shrinking ice fields and surging seas
“We are now in truly uncharted territory.”
# humid
Close and humid week ahead with highs of 24 degrees today
Tomorrow is also looking close and humid with highest temperatures of 23 degrees
# hot hot hot
Sunny weekend ahead with highs of 25 degrees early next week
The UK is set for a mini heatwave with temperatures reaching the low 30s.
# feeling hot hot hot
Today is going to be one of the hottest days of the year
It’s due to hit 27 degrees in parts of the country.
# indoor weather
Remember the summer? More rain and sleet over the coming days
Temperatures fell to zero degrees in parts of the country earlier this morning.
# feeling hot hot hot
Break out the shades - today is set to be a scorcher
For April anyway. Temperatures are set to reach 17 degrees in places this afternoon.
# No surprise there
Parts of the country had their wettest January in decades
Dublin Airport recorded its wettest first month since 1948.
# deadly cold
21 died in Poland at the weekend in -20 degree temps
It was one of the country’s deadliest cold spells.
# weather bomb
While Storm Frank flooded Ireland, it raised North Pole temperatures above freezing
It was 20 degrees Celsius above the mid-winter norm.
# no white Christmas
Met Éireann says the chance of snow this Christmas is "virtually zero"
The rain doesn’t look to be going anywhere though.
# don't tease us
Stop the lights - are we in for an Indian summer?
Fingers, toes, everything crossed… but to be honest it sounds like it depends upon your definition of ‘Indian Summer’.
# here comes the summer sun
Better late than never! It's going to hit 24 degrees today
Dust off the swimming togs.
# wet eireann
Is Ireland's weather always this poxy in July? We investigated
Umbrella time!
# hot hot hot
It looks like today will be one of the hottest days of the year
Ask your boss if you can work outside today.
# here comes the sun
That Leaving Cert weather looks to be on the way
But it won’t hang around for long.
# Soaring
Good news if you like warm weather - there'll be plenty of it around ... tomorrow
It won’t be too bad today either…
# long long weekend
This warm weather is going to hang around for a little while
# Brrrr
Grab that hot water bottle... it's set to be a cold night
Watch out for severe ground frost too.
# brr
Get the thermals back out: Temperatures will drop to -3 tomorrow
There will be widespread hard frost, icy roads and fog tomorrow.
# fierce heat
6 surprising places that are colder than Ireland today
HEATWAVE! This is my island in the sun!
# weather extremes
There's a 60 - 88% chance weather phenomenon 'El Niño' will strike this year
El Nino is a flow of unusually warm waters from the Pacific Ocean that shakes up climate patterns worldwide.
# eggshellent news
It'll be a sunny Easter, with temps of up to 16 degrees
Keep the sandals close by, just in case.
# pic of the day
It's been a beautiful day, hasn't it?
Reader Ross Mannion took this shot of a promising start to the day. And a promise fulfilled it was.
# umbrella weather
Where's the sun? Expect more wind and rain today
We’re sorry to bring you the bad news, but take your brolly with you everywhere today and tomorrow.
# sunny bonus
Indian summer alert: It's set to hit 23 degrees this week
Just when people were talking about “the evenings drawing in” too.
# scorchio
So when do we officially get to call this a heatwave?
It’s a question we don’t always get to ask in Ireland, so we turned to Met Éireann legend Evelyn Cusack for the answer.