IRELAND WEATHER: Temperatures set to drop this week with wintry snap on the way according to Met Eireann
Temperatures are set to drop this week with a wintry snap on the way according to the latest Met Eireann weather forecast for Irelands
The weather forecast for the coming week from Met Eireann is for the weather to continue wet and windy early in the week with colder weather forecast for later in the week with temperatures set to drop below freezing.
The weather forecast for Ireland for Monday from Met Eireann is for a cloudy day with some scattered outbreaks of light rain and drizzle, especially in the morning, but with good dry spells in many areas in the afternoon. More persistent rain will move into the northwest later in the day. A mild day with highest temperatures of 9 to 11 degrees, in moderate to fresh southwest to west winds, stronger in western coastal parts.
Remaining mild, cloudy and breezy on Monday night with outbreaks of rain moving into the west and north late evening and overnight. Lowest temperatures of 6 to 10 degrees, in brisk southwest winds.
The weather forecast for Ireland for Tuesday from Met Eireann is for another mild day with blustery outbreaks of rain. However, parts of the east and southeast will stay dry with some sunny spells. Highest temperatures of 10 to 13 degrees in mostly fresh southwest winds.
Outbreaks of rain will push down across the country on Tuesday night, as westerly winds ease. Colder weather will move in overnight with lowest temperatures of 2 to 6 degrees, coldest across Ulster and Connacht.
The weather forecast for Ireland for Wednesday from Met Eireann is for sunshine and scattered showers, some wintry in the west and northwest. Staying drier and brighter in the east. Highest afternoon temperatures of 4 to 8 degrees but feeling cold in a westerly breeze.
A cold evening with a few showers for western and northern areas on Wednesday night. Clear and drier in the southeast. Feeling even colder in a brisk westerly breeze. Frost and ice too, especially for sheltered areas overnight with lows of -2 to 2 degrees.
The weather forecast for Ireland for Thursday from Met Eireann is for plenty of bright and sunny spells across the country, but a few showers will feed in from the north and west through the day. Highest temperatures of 5 to 8 degrees, but feeling colder in brisk northwesterlies. Cold overnight with lows of -2 to 1 degrees with frost and ice expected.
The weather forecast for Ireland for Friday from Met Eireann is for a cold, but bright day with sunny spells and staying mostly dry apart from a few showers in the north and west. Cold in the evening with frost and ice expected again, as temperatures are set to drop below freezing overnight.
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