Umbrella weather as heavy rain falls on Dublin in July 2015. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

An Indian summer is on the way after the real summer turned out to be another disappointment. The “summer” will end on Monday with another deluge of (...)

On the promenade at Weston-super-Mare, Somerset: Britain like Ireland has experienced heavy rain with parts of the country shipping a fortnight’s rain in 24 hours at the weekend. Photograph: PA

It is safe to pack away your suncream as the final days of summer are set to be cool and cloudy with heavy showers, according to Met Éireann. Althoug(...)

Met Éireann has issued a status yellow rainfall warning for Leinster, Connacht, Cavan, Monaghan and Donegal.

Met Éireann has issued a status yellow rainfall warning for Leinster, Connacht, Cavan, Monaghan and Donegal. The warning is in place until 6pm on Sund(...)

Flooding on the Clontarf Road, Dublin on Wednesday. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

After a day of spot flooding and a July that was described as “cold, wet and windy everywhere” are we due for some more sunshine to end the summer? D(...)

The weather may prove perfect to see the showers, as Met Éireann are forecasting clear weather on Tuesday and Wednesday night. Photograph: Getty Images

Irish stargazers are set for an exciting week as one of the year’s biggest meteor showers, the Perseids, peaks in activity. Wednesday night is due to(...)

A duck enjoys the cool water in the afternoon sunshine through Westgate Gardens in Canterbury, Kent, England on Sunday. Photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA

A Met Éireann weather warning has come into effect. Gale force winds are expected across western counties on Monday with gusts of up to 100km/h in coa(...)

Fergus (16) and Nathaniel (23) Ogden. Photograph: RNLI

When brothers Nathaniel and Fergus Ogden set off from Baltimore in June to sail around Ireland in a small boat not much bigger than a dinghy, two sun-(...)

Umbrella weather as heavy rain falls on Dublin this week. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Met Éireann is forecasting more changeable weather over the August Bank Holiday weekend, with regular showers and cloud broken up by occasional sun(...)

Punters at the Galway Races attempt to take shelter from the rain. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The month of July is not yet over, yet it is already shaping up to be one of the most miserable in recent years. Some of the parts of the country hav(...)

Pilgrims struggle against the weather during the climb to Croagh Patrick on Reek Sunday. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Met Éireann has said the last week of July will feature rain, patches of sun and more cool temperatures. Following the warm, dry weather that marked (...)