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No end in sight to the unsettled weather at present with the prospect of a change next week fading fast. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

There is no end in sight to the unsettled weather at present with the prospect of a change next week fading fast. It has been an exceptionally wet Au(...)

Temperatures will hit highs of 22 degrees on Friday and 23 degrees on Saturday.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A glorious Easter bank holiday weekend is in store across the country with highs of 23 degrees and warm spells everywhere. The good weather has alrea(...)

A Painted Lady butterfly pictured on a headland west of Castletownbere, Co Cork by Patrick Lyne

To paraphrase Bob Dylan, you don’t need to be a weatherman to know that we are experiencing an extraordinarily mild winter. And the evidence is not ha(...)

Seapoint is the place to be as swimmers cool off in the hot weather. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The purported phenomenon known as “exam weather” is on its way for the start of the Junior and Leaving Certificate examinations. Glorious sunshine a(...)

Met Éireann says Ireland is  likely to see some snow in the later part of next week, although it will be relatively light.  Photograph: Collins

The clocks go forward by an hour at the weekend raising expectations that this long, cold winter is at an end. However, those expectations are likely(...)

An aircraft flies past buildings in the Canary Wharf district of London as Saharan dust carried by  Ophelia filters sunlight. Photograph: REUTERS/Tom Jacobs

Storm Ophelia left a distinctive red imprint on skylines across western Europe even as it headed north along the west coast of Ireland. The hurrican(...)

A  house in Peterswell in east Galway following heavy rains. Photograph: Hany Marzouk

There is a strong risk of further flooding across the country with more heavy rain forecast for the rest of the week. The unsettled weather is set t(...)

Parts of the west and north-west have a chance of a white Christmas as the recent mild weather is temporarily interrupted. Photograph: Niamh Towey/The Irish Times

Parts of the west and north-west have a chance of a white Christmas as the recent mild weather is temporarily interrupted. Temperatures will fall to(...)

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(...)