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#Weather

# weather - Friday 30 September, 2022

Wet and grey start to the weekend with Status Yellow warning in place for six counties
# Rain Rain Go Away
# Rain Rain Go Away

Wet and grey start to the weekend with Status Yellow warning in place for six counties

Fri 8:52 AM 13,885 Views 6 Comments

The weather warning is in place for Clare, Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo.

# weather - Thursday 29 September, 2022

Wind and rain warning issued for six western counties
# Weather Warning
# Weather Warning

Wind and rain warning issued for six western counties

Thu 2:25 PM 27,976 Views 3 Comments

Heavy rainfall may cause some localised flooding in western areas tomorrow.

Hurricane Ian: One of the most powerful storms recorded in US slams Florida
# Landfall
# Landfall

Hurricane Ian: One of the most powerful storms recorded in US slams Florida

Thu 7:18 AM 17,374 Views 5 Comments

The Category 4 storm smashed the coast with 240 kmph winds and a wall of water.

# weather - Tuesday 27 September, 2022

Hurricane Ian strengthens to Category 3 storm ahead of making landfall on Cuba and Florida
# Extreme Weather
# Extreme Weather

Hurricane Ian strengthens to Category 3 storm ahead of making landfall on Cuba and Florida

Sep 27th 2022, 10:00 AM 6,738 Views 0 Comments

People in Florida are being urged to stock up on food, water, medicine and fuel and sandbags are being distributed.

# weather - Sunday 18 September, 2022

Powerful typhoon pounds southern Japan
# Typhoon Nanmadol
# Typhoon Nanmadol

Powerful typhoon pounds southern Japan

Sep 18th 2022, 8:34 AM 10,956 Views 0 Comments

Typhoon Nanmadol is forecast to turn east and reach Tokyo on Tuesday.

# weather - Monday 12 September, 2022

Scattered outbreaks of rain following yesterday’s heavy downpours, but mostly dry week ahead
# Weather Outlook
# Weather Outlook

Scattered outbreaks of rain following yesterday’s heavy downpours, but mostly dry week ahead

Sep 12th 2022, 8:14 AM 11,350 Views 7 Comments

Most areas will be dry by evening, with a largely dry week to follow.

# weather - Sunday 11 September, 2022

Status Orange rain warning in place for three counties and Yellow warning for rest of country
# Weather
# Weather

Status Orange rain warning in place for three counties and Yellow warning for rest of country

Updated Sep 11th 2022, 12:10 PM 36,650 Views 8 Comments

Road users have been urged to take extra care.

# weather - Saturday 10 September, 2022

Orange and Yellow rain warnings issued for tomorrow
# Weather
# Weather

Orange and Yellow rain warnings issued for tomorrow

Updated Sep 10th 2022, 3:30 PM 47,963 Views 6 Comments

A Status Orange rain warning will be in place for Cork, Waterford and Kerry.

# weather - Sunday 4 September, 2022

Status Yellow rain warning issued for six counties
# Spot Flooding
# Spot Flooding

Status Yellow rain warning issued for six counties

Sep 4th 2022, 3:25 PM 42,450 Views 6 Comments

The warning will be valid from 6pm today until 1am tomorrow.

# weather - Saturday 3 September, 2022

Status Orange warning issued for 13 counties as 'intense' rain expected early tomorrow
# Rain
# Rain

Status Orange warning issued for 13 counties as 'intense' rain expected early tomorrow

Sep 3rd 2022, 2:00 PM 97,423 Views 17 Comments

The warning is valid from 4am to 8am tomorrow morning.

# weather - Friday 2 September, 2022

August was hotter and drier than normal with 11 weather stations breaking temperature records
# Met Éireann
# Met Éireann

August was hotter and drier than normal with 11 weather stations breaking temperature records

Sep 2nd 2022, 4:56 PM 7,355 Views 3 Comments

Nearly half of Met Éireann’s weather stations broke their August maximum temperature records.

Wet and windy weekend ahead as Status Yellow rain warning issued for Saturday night
# Forecast
# Forecast

Wet and windy weekend ahead as Status Yellow rain warning issued for Saturday night

Updated Sep 2nd 2022, 2:25 PM 25,190 Views 8 Comments

Electric Picnic attendees may be in for a couple of blustery days.

# weather - Friday 19 August, 2022

Met Éireann warns of damp weekend ahead
# Weather
# Weather

Met Éireann warns of damp weekend ahead

Aug 19th 2022, 12:49 PM 24,035 Views 16 Comments

If you kept the deckchairs out from last week, we’ve got some bad news.

# weather - Tuesday 16 August, 2022

Financial support to be given to householders affected by severe flooding in Wexford
# Road Closures
# Road Closures

Financial support to be given to householders affected by severe flooding in Wexford

Updated Aug 16th 2022, 1:55 PM 37,872 Views 7 Comments

Around 70 homes and businesses in New Ross were damaged by flooding yesterday.

# weather - Sunday 14 August, 2022

Spain wildfire forces hundreds to evacuate as land destroyed
# European Heatwave
# European Heatwave

Spain wildfire forces hundreds to evacuate as land destroyed

Updated Aug 14th 2022, 7:21 PM 37,736 Views 4 Comments

The fire was raging in the Aragon region where around 300 firefighters are trying to contain the blaze.

Status Orange: Met Éireann upgrades thunderstorm warning for Ireland
# Heatwave
# Heatwave

Status Orange: Met Éireann upgrades thunderstorm warning for Ireland

Updated Aug 14th 2022, 12:13 PM 162,521 Views 32 Comments

The warning comes into effect at 3pm today.

# weather - Saturday 13 August, 2022

Thunderstorm warning issued as highs of over 30 degrees expected today
# Hot Weather
# Hot Weather

Thunderstorm warning issued as highs of over 30 degrees expected today

Updated Aug 13th 2022, 2:47 PM 60,105 Views 19 Comments

Met Éireann has said today will be hot and sunny with highest temperatures of 26 to 31 degrees.

# weather - Friday 12 August, 2022

Carlow hits 31.7 degrees to provisionally break Ireland's all-time August high temperature record
# Hot Hot Hot
# Hot Hot Hot

Carlow hits 31.7 degrees to provisionally break Ireland's all-time August high temperature record

Updated Aug 12th 2022, 4:50 PM 55,941 Views 33 Comments

The mercury hit 30.5 degrees in Carlow yesterday.

# weather - Thursday 11 August, 2022

Status Yellow: Warning for hot weekend as Carlow temperature tops 30 degrees
# High Heat
# High Heat

Status Yellow: Warning for hot weekend as Carlow temperature tops 30 degrees

Aug 11th 2022, 9:38 PM 108,484 Views 61 Comments

The high temperature warning will be in place for Leinster and Munster until 6am on Sunday.

# weather - Wednesday 10 August, 2022

Interim CMO warns public to be 'sun smart' ahead of Status Yellow heat warning
# Weather
# Weather

Interim CMO warns public to be 'sun smart' ahead of Status Yellow heat warning

Aug 10th 2022, 12:22 PM 9,309 Views 3 Comments

The warning will be valid from midday tomorrow and will run until Sunday at 6am.

# weather - Sunday 7 August, 2022

Met Éireann says next week could see 'heatwave' conditions
# Weather
# Weather

Met Éireann says next week could see 'heatwave' conditions

Aug 7th 2022, 6:50 PM 44,159 Views 23 Comments

High pressure is set to bring a prolonged spell of settled weather.

# weather - Friday 5 August, 2022

Sunny weather set to return next week with mid-20s temperatures forecast
# Met Éireann
# Met Éireann

Sunny weather set to return next week with mid-20s temperatures forecast

Aug 5th 2022, 8:07 PM 18,230 Views 12 Comments

High pressure is set to linger over Ireland bringing mostly dry and settled conditions.

# weather - Wednesday 3 August, 2022

Nine Irish weather stations recorded their hottest temperature ever on the same day in July
# Met Éireann
# Met Éireann

Nine Irish weather stations recorded their hottest temperature ever on the same day in July

Aug 3rd 2022, 2:23 PM 24,481 Views 12 Comments

18 July was a record breaking day across a swathe of the country.

# weather - Friday 29 July, 2022

'Mixed' forecast for Bank Holiday weekend as warm temperatures darkened by clouds
# Forecast
# Forecast

'Mixed' forecast for Bank Holiday weekend as warm temperatures darkened by clouds

Jul 29th 2022, 9:21 AM 17,546 Views 3 Comments

Met Éireann expects temperatures over the weekend to reach the high tens and low 20s.

# weather - Monday 25 July, 2022

Derry residents need more support to repair homes damaged by flooding, says local councillor
# Floody Hell
# Floody Hell

Derry residents need more support to repair homes damaged by flooding, says local councillor

Jul 25th 2022, 12:21 PM 10,467 Views 7 Comments

Martin Reilly of the SDLP said affected residents were told after flooding in 2017 that the event was a once-in-a-century occurance.

# weather - Saturday 23 July, 2022

Cloudy with a chance of showers forecast over the next few days
# Mild And Humid
# Mild And Humid

Cloudy with a chance of showers forecast over the next few days

Jul 23rd 2022, 2:41 PM 11,375 Views 6 Comments

Temperatures will generally stay above 15 degrees in the days ahead.

# weather - Wednesday 20 July, 2022

'This is not remotely normal': How climate change is impacting heatwaves in Europe
# Climate
# Climate

'This is not remotely normal': How climate change is impacting heatwaves in Europe

Jul 20th 2022, 3:44 PM 19,523 Views 39 Comments

Europe is currently experiencing record-breaking temperatures, which experts have attributed to the effects of a changing climate.

# weather - Tuesday 19 July, 2022

UK sets temperature record as heat tops 40°C for first time ever
# Sizzling
# Sizzling

UK sets temperature record as heat tops 40°C for first time ever

Updated Jul 19th 2022, 4:16 PM 49,206 Views 46 Comments

A temperature 40.2°C was provisionally recorded in London Heathrow airport.

Another sweltering day with high temperatures and thunderstorm warning
# Hot Weather
# Hot Weather

Another sweltering day with high temperatures and thunderstorm warning

Updated Jul 19th 2022, 3:10 PM 56,761 Views 37 Comments

A Status Yellow thunderstorm warning has been issued for 10 counties.

Expert says yesterday may be hottest ever reliably recorded as doubt cast on 1887 figure
# Kilkenny Castle
# Kilkenny Castle

Expert says yesterday may be hottest ever reliably recorded as doubt cast on 1887 figure

Jul 19th 2022, 2:14 PM 22,102 Views 36 Comments

Professor Peter Thorne told The Journal that he believes yesterday may have been the hottest day ever reliably recorded in Ireland.

Hotspots: where were temperature records broken in Ireland yesterday?
# Weather
# Weather

Hotspots: where were temperature records broken in Ireland yesterday?

Jul 19th 2022, 10:46 AM 15,547 Views 4 Comments

Multiple weather stations in the country topped 30°C on Monday.

# weather - Monday 18 July, 2022

Ireland records hottest temperature in 135 years as Dublin hits a record 33°C
# Warning
# Warning

Ireland records hottest temperature in 135 years as Dublin hits a record 33°C

Updated Jul 18th 2022, 9:40 PM 163,257 Views 129 Comments
  • The temperature in Phoenix Park is second only to the record of 33.3°C measured in Kilkenny Castle in June 1887.
  • Today's high of 33°C is the highest ever recorded temperature nationally for July and the highest ever recorded in Dublin.
  • The public have been warned that there is a significant risk of heat stress and heat exhaustion.

# weather - Sunday 17 July, 2022

Temperatures to reach up to 29 degrees as Status Yellow warning takes effect nationwide
# Forecast
# Forecast

Temperatures to reach up to 29 degrees as Status Yellow warning takes effect nationwide

Updated Jul 17th 2022, 12:12 PM 33,106 Views 39 Comments

The public are being urged to take precautions to keep themselves safe and protect vulnerable people and pets.

# weather - Saturday 16 July, 2022

Temperatures to hit 26 degrees with plans in place to protect homeless people from extreme heat
# Forecast
# Forecast

Temperatures to hit 26 degrees with plans in place to protect homeless people from extreme heat

Updated Jul 16th 2022, 3:29 PM 61,784 Views 46 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade have reminded the public that a Condition Orange fire risk is in place, as firefighters deal with Tolka Valley Park fire.

# weather - Friday 15 July, 2022

UK Met Office issues first red warning for extreme heat as odds on 40C drop
# Uk Heatwave
# Uk Heatwave

UK Met Office issues first red warning for extreme heat as odds on 40C drop

Jul 15th 2022, 12:16 PM 22,408 Views 9 Comments

There’s a 50% chance of 40C heat early next week – which the Met Office say would be proof ‘climate change is with us now’.

# weather - Thursday 14 July, 2022

Intense heat incoming as Met Éireann warns climate change raises chance of record-breaking temps
# Hot Hot Hot
# Hot Hot Hot

Intense heat incoming as Met Éireann warns climate change raises chance of record-breaking temps

Jul 14th 2022, 11:26 AM 21,992 Views 6 Comments

Temperatures could reach over 30 in some areas and may bring a ‘tropical night’.

# weather - Wednesday 13 July, 2022

'High temperature advisory' as Met Éireann warns it could hit over 30 degrees next week
# Warning
# Warning

'High temperature advisory' as Met Éireann warns it could hit over 30 degrees next week

Jul 13th 2022, 4:21 PM 78,009 Views 39 Comments

The national forecaster said the country will experience a hot spell on Sunday and early into next week.

# weather - Tuesday 12 July, 2022

Europe braces for extreme temperatures as a heatwave sweeps across the continent
# July Heatwave
# July Heatwave

Europe braces for extreme temperatures as a heatwave sweeps across the continent

Jul 12th 2022, 2:28 PM 17,001 Views 5 Comments

Temperatures are expected to surpass 40 degrees in parts of Spain and Portugal.

# weather - Monday 11 July, 2022

Extreme heat warning issued in UK as temperatures set to soar into 30s
# Amber Warning
# Amber Warning

Extreme heat warning issued in UK as temperatures set to soar into 30s

Jul 11th 2022, 9:28 PM 28,004 Views 6 Comments

The rare warning states that there could be a danger to life or potential serious illness.

Ireland hits record temperatures for 2022 for the second day in a row
# Scorcher
# Scorcher

Ireland hits record temperatures for 2022 for the second day in a row

Jul 11th 2022, 4:17 PM 41,637 Views 20 Comments

The mercury hit a record high of 27.4 degrees in the Phoenix Park today.

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