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Friday 2 June 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# sunny days

Last week
21st May 2023 - 27th May 2023
# sunny days
Temperatures to go as high as 20 degrees today with sunny weekend ahead
Sunday is to be slightly cooler, before temperatures climb higher next week.
All time
# on board entertainment
An impromptu trad session broke out on the Clare Island ferry and it's just joyous
American tourists sitting there thinking this must happen all the time.
# Irish Summer
9 photos of Portmarnock beach looking absolutely tropical in the sun
# in the sun
11 of the most Irish things to ever happen in the sunshine
We flourish in the sun. Once a year.
# flask of tea
13 places to have a picnic outside the city
Because sandwiches taste way better outdoors.
# chasing the sun
This Galway shop had the most typically Irish reaction to the bit of sun
… good for them.
# sunny days
Wear sunscreen: today could be the warmest day of the year
We’re melting! WE’RE MELTING!
# here comes the sun
Temperatures to hit 16 degrees today - and it may last
However, there will be showers. There’s always showers.
# good drying
Wondering if there's good drying out? This Twitter account will tell you
You’d want to be sure before putting out the washing.
# sunny days
Sweep the clouds away with Elmo, Jimmy Fallon and The Roots
It’s a classroom instruments version of Sesame Street and it is as amazing as it sounds.
# Weather
Weather to cool after the weekend
We’ve had amazing weather this week, with temperatures reaching into the early 20s in some parts of the country. Sadly, it won’t last into next week – but don’t worry, we have a sunny slideshow to cheer you up.