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Dublin: 17 °C Thursday 16 August, 2018

#Weather

# weather - Yesterday’s News

Exceptionally hot weather expected for another four years, researchers say

Manmade global warming and a natural change in the Earth’s temperature will join forces over the coming years, the study suggested.

Rain to spread across the country today - but will it stay for the weekend?

Met Eireann predicts that conditions will be warm and unsettled in the coming days.

# weather - Monday 13 August, 2018

Boost for Irish retailers as sales of ice cream, fans and patio furniture spike during heatwave

The World Cup and royal wedding also helped alcohol and magazine sales this year.

# weather - Friday 10 August, 2018

Some showers - but the weekend will be mild and humid

The good summer continues.

# weather - Thursday 9 August, 2018

Irish climate scientists are warning that the drought in Dublin is far from over

Researchers are warning that recent rains do not even begin to undo months of deficit.

# weather - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

'We need substantial winter rains': Hosepipe ban to remain until October in some areas

This warning comes after it emerged yesterday that the water supply in Dublin could fail after 70 days.

It's winter in Australia but some parts are experiencing the worst drought in 400 years The Big Dry This post contains videos

It's winter in Australia but some parts are experiencing the worst drought in 400 years

The Bureau of Meteorology has predicted the drought could last until October.

# weather - Monday 6 August, 2018

'Chance of hail' this week as the weather takes a turn

Expect widespread showers in the coming days.

# weather - Sunday 5 August, 2018

Damp start to next week with showers expected in between sunny spells

Some showers next week could turn heavy or possibly thundery.

# weather - Thursday 2 August, 2018

Temperatures in Spain and Portugal could top 48 degrees

The countries are bracing themselves for wildfires.

What county got the most sunshine during June and July? Met Éíreann has been crunching the numbers

The hottest day of the year occurred on 28 June at Shannon Airport.

# weather - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Rain and drizzle in days ahead but highs of 26 for the weekend

Friday and the weekend looks set to be warm in most areas with a mix of cloud and sunshine.

# weather - Sunday 29 July, 2018

More rain on the way, but things are looking up for next weekend

Temperatures are likely to be in the low 20s for the bank holiday weekend.

'We're just going non-stop': Fire call-outs increase 100% in parts of the country following recent dry spell

While most have been enjoying the heatwave in recent weeks, it has had unexpected side-effects for emergency services.

# weather - Saturday 28 July, 2018

Ryanair forced to cancel number of UK flights over thunderstorms

Affected customers have been told they can get a refund or free move to the next available flight.

Wet weekend ahead with plenty of showers forecast among sunny spells

Two rainfall warnings were issued yesterday and it now looks like the rain is set to stay for the coming days.

# weather - Friday 27 July, 2018

Rainfall warnings in place for most of the country as heavy downpours expected tonight

The warning is in place throughout tonight.

Hosepipe ban extended until end of August due to 'critical' situation

The most severe conditions continue to be in the east and south of the country.

# weather - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Met Eireann says that rain is on the way, but will it stick around for the weekend?

It’ll be a bit of a mixed bag in the coming days, but temperatures are finally expected to drop.

# weather - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Will Irish Water extend the hosepipe ban? With more dry weather forecast, we won't know until next week

The ban was originally expected to last until 31 July.

Another new archaeological discovery in the Boyne Valley has just come to light

After two years of work, a drone photograper has found the apparent remains of a barrow cemetery

# weather - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

The cereal harvest is forecast to be the worst in 24 years

The worst performing crop is forecast to be spring wheat which is set to fall by a staggering 58%.

# weather - Monday 23 July, 2018

Temperatures set to remain in the 20s all week but don't forget to bring the brolly

Temperatures will be at their hottest all week today.

# weather - Saturday 21 July, 2018

Drought, wildfire and hosepipe bans - how countries around Europe dealt with the heatwave

With temperatures set to rise again over the weekend, we take a look at how the heatwave has had affect in some northern European countries.

# weather - Friday 20 July, 2018

It's actually raining in some parts, but what's in store for the weekend?

Conditions are expected to remain warm but the weekend will be largely cloudy.

# weather - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Weather warning issued due to lack of rain in coming week

It’ll remain in place for Leinster and Munster until next Wednesday.

# weather - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

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

There will be little change to soil moisture.

# weather - Monday 16 July, 2018

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

Weekend weather is looking warm and sticky but sunshine may be hard to find

It’s going to be cloudy overall.

# 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.

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