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Saturday 10 June 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Rain

Last month
May 2023
# Rainy Days
Status yellow thunderstorm warning for five counties as 'intense showers' are expected
There is a possibility of spot flooding as a result of heavy rain across Leinster this evening.
This year
# High Tide
Cork and Waterford councils issue flood warning due to high tides and heavy rain
Met Éireann has also issued a Status Yellow rain warning for Kerry until 8pm today and warned that the area will be ‘wet and windy with localised flooding’.
# Met Éireann
Rain and drizzle (and maybe some thunderstorms) expected for St Patrick's Day
The east and northeast will get the best of the dry weather today.
# Weather Warning
Snow and ice warning in place for five counties, with rain warning to come for parts of Munster
A Status Yellow warning for snow and ice is in place for five counties until midday.
# Weather Warning
Status Yellow rain warning issued for Munster and Galway
The alert kicks in overnight at 3am and will be in place until 3pm tomorrow.
Last year
# Met Éireann
Scattered showers to come this week
New Year’s Eve will be dry with lowest temperatures of 3 degrees.
# forecast
Status Yellow rain warning remains in effect nationwide as Met Éireann warns of flooding
A yellow wind warning will be in place for Cork and Kerry from 8pm this
# Met Éireann
Cork city experiences flooding as seven counties under status yellow wind warning
The city council warned that this evening’s high tide will cause widespread flooding in low-lying areas.
# Wind Warning
Status yellow wind warning issued for five counties
Met Éireann is warning of possible ‘damaging gusts’ in the five affected counties tomorrow.
# Weather outlook
Wet weekend in store with some spot flooding possible
Heavy downpours are likely in southern parts today.
# Weather
Status Orange rain warning in place for three counties and Yellow warning for rest of country
Road users have been urged to take extra care.
# Weather
Orange and Yellow rain warnings issued for tomorrow
A Status Orange rain warning will be in place for Cork, Waterford and Kerry.
# Spot Flooding
Status Yellow rain warning issued for six counties
The warning will be valid from 6pm today until 1am tomorrow.
# Rain
Status Orange warning issued for 13 counties as 'intense' rain expected early tomorrow
The warning is valid from 4am to 8am tomorrow morning.
# wet and windy
Nationwide weather advisory issued for this weekend ahead of Electric Picnic
The advisory is set to kick in at 7pm tomorrow and last until 7pm on Monday.
# Weather
Met Éireann warns of damp weekend ahead
If you kept the deckchairs out from last week, we’ve got some bad news.
# Road closures
Financial support to be given to householders affected by severe flooding in Wexford
Around 70 homes and businesses in New Ross were damaged by flooding yesterday.
# Weather Warning
Status yellow rain warning in place for Galway and Mayo
There are warnings that heavy showers and longer spells of rain may lead to spot flooding in places.
# Weather
Rain and thunder forecast for this evening and showers to come
Rain will continue in some areas until the weekend.
# Status Yellow
Rain warning in place for Cork and Kerry until 4pm
There’s quite a lot of rain expected this Easter.
# Weather
Wind and rain warnings in place as Storm Franklin hits Ireland
The Status Orange wind warnings cover Clare, Mayo, Galway, Donegal, Leitrim and Sligo.
# storm watch
Met Éireann issues Status Orange wind warning for Friday as Storm Dudley passes over Ireland
The forecaster has also issued a ‘wind, rain and snow’ warning for Friday, when Storm Eunice is set to hit the country.
All time
# wrap up warm
Another wet and windy day ahead with rainfall warnings issued for four counties
A weather advisory is currently in place nationwide until midnight on New Years’ Day.
# weather advisory
Unsettled end to 2021 as rain and wind forecast until New Years' Day
A weather advisory is currently in place nationwide.
Road users urged to exercise caution as Status Orange weather warning extended
A Status Orange rainfall warning has been place for Waterford, Wexford and Wicklow since 5.30pm yesterday.
# Looks like Rain Ted
Status Orange rain warning for three south-eastern counties as flooding is predicted
Met Éireann says conditions will be unsettled for the rest of the week.
# Mudslides
California storm predicted to bring ‘historic’ amount of rainfall
Widespread flooding was reported as areas burned bare by wildfires struggled to absorb the huge amount of rain.
# Mixed Bag
Rain warnings issued for seven western counties ... but unseasonably warm conditions ahead
Highest temperatures will range between 16 to 20 degrees tomorrow.
# Status Yellow
Wet and windy night ahead as rainfall warning in place for three western counties
A Status Yellow rainfall warning is in place for Galway, Mayo and Donegal.
# autumn gold
Warmer weather to stay with us into next week (but there's an increased chance of rain)
Temperatures in the high teens and low twenties look set to stay with us into next week.
# Downpours
Japan braces for more rain after floods and landslides
Two million people were advised to urgently seek shelter as rivers overflowed.
# Status Yellow
Rainy evening ahead as thunderstorm warnings in place for 16 counties
Tomorrow is forecast to be a largely dry day, however.
# Rain Rain Go Away
Bank Holiday weekend off to rainy and thundery start but dry conditions are on the way
Grab your umbrella if you’re heading out this morning.
# Weather
Some breaks from the rain expected tomorrow but it will be very wet indeed on Sunday
A mix of showers and sunny spells is set to continue over the weekend, with possible spot flooding on Sunday.
# Stormy
Heavy rain and risk of spot flooding as thunderstorm warning issued for 13 counties
The warning kicked in at 1.46pm and will remain in place until 8pm this evening.
# Weather
Heavy rain, sunshine and clouds: A mixed bag of weather for the rest of the week
Highest temperatures today will range between 9 and 12 degrees.
# Nice While it Lasted
Met Éireann forecasts rain for most of week
Showers already seen in parts of the country this morning will become more widespread.
# grey skies
Clouds and drizzle ahead for next few days as temperatures stay cool
But conditions are set to improve again from midweek onwards.
# wrap up warm
Another blustery day ahead with heavy rain showers and a risk of hail and thunderstorms
Met Éireann says heavy showers will become widespread throughout the morning.
# Incoming
Gusts of up to 120km expected as Status Orange wind warning now active for Cork and Kerry
A Status Yellow wind warning is in place for Leinster, Munster and Connacht.
The orange warning takes effect in the two counties at 8pm and lasts until midnight.
A Status Yellow wind warning is in place for the rest of Munster as well as Leinster and Connacht.