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#Rainfall

# rainfall - Monday 1 August, 2022

Monsoon rain and flooding kills 140 people in a week in Pakistan
# Deluge
# Deluge

Monsoon rain and flooding kills 140 people in a week in Pakistan

Aug 1st 2022, 7:10 PM 10,492 Views 0 Comments

The fatalities raised the overall death toll from rain-related incidents since June to 478 in Pakistan.

# rainfall - Tuesday 5 July, 2022

Heatwave follows flooding in China as changing weather patterns wreak havoc
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Heatwave follows flooding in China as changing weather patterns wreak havoc

Jul 5th 2022, 11:12 AM 9,497 Views 7 Comments

Troubling weather patterns worldwide have ‘all the hallmarks of climate change’, say scientists.

# rainfall - Monday 2 August, 2021

Showery spells expected during unsettled week to come
# Forecast
# Forecast

Showery spells expected during unsettled week to come

Aug 2nd 2021, 2:39 PM 17,039 Views 2 Comments

Temperatures could reach a high of 20 degrees tomorrow, so at least there’s that.

# rainfall - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

At least 25 die in floods after a year's rain fell on China province in three days
# Zhengzhou
# Zhengzhou

At least 25 die in floods after a year's rain fell on China province in three days

Updated Jul 21st 2021, 3:56 PM 18,343 Views 9 Comments

A year’s average rainfall fell in just three days.

# rainfall - Monday 18 January, 2021

Rainfall warning in place from 9pm in 11 counties
# Weather
# Weather

Rainfall warning in place from 9pm in 11 counties

Jan 18th 2021, 3:14 PM 16,589 Views 1 Comment

There will be between 30-50mm of rain over a 24-hour period, Met Éireann said.

# rainfall - Saturday 15 August, 2020

Status Yellow rainfall warning valid overnight for three counties
# Weather
# Weather

Status Yellow rainfall warning valid overnight for three counties

Aug 15th 2020, 7:59 PM 69,673 Views 7 Comments

The warning kicked in at 12pm, and lasts until 6am tomorrow.

# rainfall - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Hosepipe ban to remain in place despite recent bouts of rainfall, says Irish Water
# Rainy Days
# Rainy Days

Hosepipe ban to remain in place despite recent bouts of rainfall, says Irish Water

Jun 20th 2020, 7:15 AM 20,459 Views 50 Comments

The number of drinking water schemes in drought has risen since the ban was put in place.

# rainfall - Sunday 23 February, 2020

'It's bringing hell back again': Clare families brace for further flooding as River Shannon rises
# Flooded
# Flooded

'It's bringing hell back again': Clare families brace for further flooding as River Shannon rises

Feb 23rd 2020, 3:50 PM 36,661 Views 37 Comments

Around 7,000 sandbags, and pumping stations were delivered to 10 houses, some of which have been cut off from roads

# rainfall - Saturday 22 February, 2020

Status yellow rainfall warning issued for 15 counties with risk of 'snow in parts'
# Brollies At The Ready
# Brollies At The Ready

Status yellow rainfall warning issued for 15 counties with risk of 'snow in parts'

Feb 22nd 2020, 2:54 PM 152,700 Views 20 Comments

It is due to come into effect from 8pm on Sunday until 8am on Monday.

# rainfall - Monday 25 November, 2019

At least seven dead from heavy rain in France, Italy and Greece
# Extreme Weather
# Extreme Weather

At least seven dead from heavy rain in France, Italy and Greece

Nov 25th 2019, 7:25 PM 23,241 Views 12 Comments

People have been trapped in their cars and roads have been closed by the floods.

# rainfall - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Spot flooding expected as Orange and Yellow rain warnings issued by Met Éireann
# Cats And Dogs
# Cats And Dogs

Spot flooding expected as Orange and Yellow rain warnings issued by Met Éireann

Updated Nov 20th 2019, 4:32 PM 37,460 Views 29 Comments

The warning is valid from 3pm today until 6pm tomorrow.

# rainfall - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

Heavy rain and spot flooding likely as weather warning issued for 11 counties
# Status Yellow
# Status Yellow

Heavy rain and spot flooding likely as weather warning issued for 11 counties

Jun 4th 2019, 8:27 AM 34,103 Views 20 Comments

The warning kicked in at 7am and will remain valid until 6am tomorrow.

# rainfall - Saturday 2 February, 2019

Better forecasts may be possible with new research on extreme rainfall patterns
# Study
# Study

Better forecasts may be possible with new research on extreme rainfall patterns

Feb 2nd 2019, 9:30 AM 8,637 Views 10 Comments

The new research has revealed that there are larger-scale global patterns to extreme rainfall events.

# rainfall - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

Met Éireann warns over possible 'stormy conditions' on Thursday
# Rain Rain Go Away
# Rain Rain Go Away

Met Éireann warns over possible 'stormy conditions' on Thursday

Updated Dec 4th 2018, 4:47 PM 48,949 Views 14 Comments

Keep the umbrella with you for the week – showers are expected on and off every day.

# rainfall - Monday 26 November, 2018

Wet and windy conditions forecast across the country from tomorrow
# Status Yellow
# Status Yellow

Wet and windy conditions forecast across the country from tomorrow

Nov 26th 2018, 11:31 AM 25,838 Views 12 Comments

A status yellow rainfall warning has been issued for all of Munster tomorrow, as well as Dublin, Carlow, Kilkenny, Wexford, Wicklow, Galway and Mayo.

# rainfall - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Rainfall warning in four counties as snow to hit mountains tonight
# WINTER IS HERE
# WINTER IS HERE

Rainfall warning in four counties as snow to hit mountains tonight

Nov 20th 2018, 9:00 AM 39,655 Views 24 Comments

The rainfall warning is for Dublin, Louth, Wicklow and Meath.

# rainfall - Monday 8 October, 2018

Risk of flooding in northwest as 3 counties issued with rainfall warning
# Status Yellow
# Status Yellow

Risk of flooding in northwest as 3 counties issued with rainfall warning

Oct 8th 2018, 7:09 AM 23,554 Views 7 Comments

There will be spot flooding in other areas.

# rainfall - Thursday 2 August, 2018

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

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

Aug 2nd 2018, 9:53 AM 53,535 Views 41 Comments

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

# rainfall - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Rain has returned to some parts of Ireland
# Met Éireann
# Met Éireann

Rain has returned to some parts of Ireland

Jul 11th 2018, 1:00 PM 28,964 Views 31 Comments

After weeks of dry, hot days, we’re back to “isolated showers” again.

# rainfall - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Last year broke records for winds, temperatures and summer rainfall
# 2017 Annual Review
# 2017 Annual Review

Last year broke records for winds, temperatures and summer rainfall

Jan 4th 2018, 9:04 AM 11,448 Views 29 Comments

Storm Ophelia was at the heart of the highest recorded winds in Irish history.

# rainfall - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Myth debunked: Rainy weather does NOT cause achy joints and sore backs
# Research
# Research

Myth debunked: Rainy weather does NOT cause achy joints and sore backs

Dec 16th 2017, 9:15 AM 14,744 Views 46 Comments

Researchers from Harvard Medical School found there is no correlation between achy joints and rainfall.

# rainfall - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Rainfall warnings in place for 11 counties
# Spot Flooding
# Spot Flooding

Rainfall warnings in place for 11 counties

Sep 2nd 2017, 12:03 PM 34,793 Views 23 Comments

Cork, Kerry and Waterford are expected to be worst affected.

# rainfall - Monday 28 August, 2017

Texas ravaged by Hurricane Harvey - with huge amounts of further rainfall still expected
# Unprecedented
# Unprecedented

Texas ravaged by Hurricane Harvey - with huge amounts of further rainfall still expected

Aug 28th 2017, 7:36 AM 17,806 Views 36 Comments

The Category 4 hurricane has wreaked havoc across the gulf coast since making its landfall last Friday.

# rainfall - Friday 25 August, 2017

'A tsunami from the skies': Taoiseach to travel to Donegal as emergency meeting takes place over floods
# Flooding
# Flooding

'A tsunami from the skies': Taoiseach to travel to Donegal as emergency meeting takes place over floods

Aug 25th 2017, 3:45 PM 46,937 Views 79 Comments

Met Éireann has issued a status yellow rainfall warning for five counties.

# rainfall - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Thousands without power after thunder and lightning
# Do Take Care
# Do Take Care

Thousands without power after thunder and lightning

Aug 22nd 2017, 9:26 PM 60,005 Views 30 Comments

Flooding is being reported on a number of roads following a rainfall warning earlier today.

# rainfall - Sunday 20 August, 2017

Don't forget the brolly: Heavy rain and localised flooding expected across the country
# Gert
# Gert

Don't forget the brolly: Heavy rain and localised flooding expected across the country

Aug 20th 2017, 12:19 PM 39,089 Views 33 Comments

The remnants of Hurricane Gert have arrived.

# rainfall - Saturday 19 August, 2017

Rainfall warning for 15 counties as impact of hurricane set to be felt in Ireland
# Rainfall
# Rainfall

Rainfall warning for 15 counties as impact of hurricane set to be felt in Ireland

Aug 19th 2017, 2:40 PM 61,167 Views 27 Comments

‘Unsettled and changeable’ weather is on the way over the next few days, says Met Éireann.

# rainfall - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Rainfall warning for five counties as US hurricane impacts on Irish weather
# Hurricane Gert
# Hurricane Gert

Rainfall warning for five counties as US hurricane impacts on Irish weather

Aug 17th 2017, 1:03 PM 46,937 Views 20 Comments

Spot flooding has been forecast tomorrow and there will be persistent and heavy rain this weekend.

# rainfall - Friday 9 June, 2017

Another rainfall warning issued but sunny spells expected tomorrow
# Grab A Brolly
# Grab A Brolly

Another rainfall warning issued but sunny spells expected tomorrow

Jun 9th 2017, 8:22 AM 23,622 Views 7 Comments

Cork and Kerry will again see the worst of the rain.

# rainfall - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Rainfall warning extended to 13 counties until 10pm tonight
# Status Yellow
# Status Yellow

Rainfall warning extended to 13 counties until 10pm tonight

Jun 8th 2017, 4:42 PM 50,350 Views 32 Comments

Cork and Kerry have experienced the worst of the rain.

# rainfall - Monday 15 May, 2017

Two rainfall warnings in place for five counties
# Brolly Time
# Brolly Time

Two rainfall warnings in place for five counties

May 15th 2017, 7:07 AM 36,250 Views 18 Comments

A status orange and yellow weather warning were issued yesterday and will stay in place until tomorrow morning.

# rainfall - Saturday 15 October, 2016

A rainfall warning's been issued - and we can expect the odd thunderstorm too
# South And South-east
# South And South-east

A rainfall warning's been issued - and we can expect the odd thunderstorm too

Oct 15th 2016, 7:41 AM 31,634 Views 14 Comments

We’re in for some wet weather this weekend.

# rainfall - Friday 14 October, 2016

Rainfall warning issued for south of country
# Oh Hai October
# Oh Hai October

Rainfall warning issued for south of country

Oct 14th 2016, 7:20 AM 18,875 Views 8 Comments

Cork and Kerry will be worst hit.

# rainfall - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

A hard rain's a-gonna fall: it's lashing out West (but other counties will stay dry)
# Deluge
# Deluge

A hard rain's a-gonna fall: it's lashing out West (but other counties will stay dry)

Oct 4th 2016, 8:12 AM 13,589 Views 7 Comments

Rainfall warnings remain in place on the western seaboard, from Cork to Mayo.

# rainfall - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Rainfall warning in place for four counties, with heavy spells on the way
# Ah Fliuch
# Ah Fliuch

Rainfall warning in place for four counties, with heavy spells on the way

Jun 28th 2016, 7:25 AM 22,909 Views 5 Comments

Spot flooding is expected in some parts of Wexford, Cork, Kerry and Waterford.

# rainfall - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Hated last winter? New research suggests it's going to be the 'new-normal'
# Fliuch Sake
# Fliuch Sake

Hated last winter? New research suggests it's going to be the 'new-normal'

Mar 8th 2016, 4:55 PM 16,886 Views 24 Comments

Going forward we can expect a sodden winter like that which has just passed once every eight years.

# rainfall - Saturday 2 January, 2016

There's an increased risk of flooding along the Liffey tonight
# Rainfall
# Rainfall

There's an increased risk of flooding along the Liffey tonight

Jan 2nd 2016, 8:37 PM 100,563 Views 110 Comments

Above average rainfall is forecast for the next seven days.

# rainfall - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

# rainfall - Monday 14 September, 2015

Flooding across the country causes road damage and closures
# Dangerous
# Dangerous

Flooding across the country causes road damage and closures

Sep 14th 2015, 4:40 PM 28,319 Views 14 Comments

Several roads were flooded in Galway, Kerry and Mayo.

# rainfall - Thursday 10 September, 2015

Be careful out there, some horrible weather is on the way
# Weather Warning
# Weather Warning

Be careful out there, some horrible weather is on the way

Sep 10th 2015, 10:44 PM 63,952 Views 61 Comments

Heavy rain is expected right across the country.

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