WEATHER FORECAST: Kilkenny to bask in late Indian summer as autumn creeps in
Kilkenny will bask in a late Indian summer as the autumn approaches this week.
In its latest forecast, Metr Éireann said the fine dry conditions we’re enjoyed in recent days will continue through for much of the week, with temperatures remaining in the high teens or low 20s.
Today will be rather cloudy in parts, but mostly dry apart from isolated patches of drizzle. Met Éireann said: “Some sunny spells will develop later in the day. Highest temperatures of 17 to 19 degrees in the north and east and 19 to 21 degrees in the south and west, with a light to moderate northeasterly breeze.”
Tomorrow will also be mainly dry with varying cloud cover, but Met Éireann said the west and northwest is likely to enjoy the brightest weather. The national forecaster added: “There is a chance of a little drizzle at times in southern areas. Highest temperatures of 17 to 20 degrees, mildest along the west coast with a light to moderate easterly breeze.”
Wednesday will be anotheyr fine day. Met Éireann said cloud will build during the day with some bright or sunny spells and highest temperatures of 17 to 20 or 21 degrees.
Thursday will be generally dry again with a slight chance of a stray shower developing. Met Éireann said: “Cloud cover will vary and there will be some sunny spells. Highest temperatures of 17 to 21 degrees, with light easterly winds.”
Friday will likely be quite cloudy for many areas. Many places will be dry but there is the chance of well scattered light showers with highest temperatures ranging between 17 to 20 degrees.
Met Éireann said there are signs of the weather becoming less settled over the weekend with cloudier conditions and “some rain or showers likely later in the weekend”.