Best time to visit, weather and climate Ireland
Best time to visit Ireland

Best time to visit Ireland

The best time to visit Ireland is from june until september, when you will have a soft or pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Ireland is 17°C in june and the lowest is 8°C in january. The water temperature is between 7°C and 24°C.

The average climate figure for Ireland is an 7,8. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Ireland has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Ireland or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate West Ireland per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
8°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 14°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 13°C 10°C 8°C
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Climate East Ireland per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
8°C 8°C 9°C 11°C 13°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 13°C 10°C 8°C
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Climate Ireland

Climate Ireland

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Climate West Ireland per Month

Climate West Ireland per Month

West Ireland has the oceanic climate prevailing. The average annual temperature for West Ireland is 12° degrees and there is about 497 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 92 days a year with an average humidity of 86% and an UV-index of 3.

 
Day
Night
Water
Precip
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 8°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 14°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 13°C 10°C 8°C
Night 4°C 3°C 4°C 5°C 7°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 8°C 6°C 4°C
Water 7°C 11°C 14°C 16°C 19°C 24°C 16°C 18°C 18°C 13°C 12°C 12°C
Precip 51
mm
41
mm
41
mm
27
mm
35
mm
37
mm
39
mm
38
mm
31
mm
38
mm
58
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61
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Rain
days
20 17 17 16 20 18 21 22 17 19 18 21
Snow
days
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dry
days
10 11 13 14 11 12 10 9 13 12 12 9
Sun hours
per day
4 4 5 7 6 8 6 6 5 4 4 4
Wind force
in Bft
4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4
UV-index 2 2 2 3 4 4 4 4 3 3 2 2
Climate data from: Galway


Climate West Ireland january

On average, it is maximum 8° in january in West Ireland and at least around 4° degrees. The sea temperature is around 7° degrees. In january there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 51 mm. The it will be dry 10 days this month in Ireland and on average, it snows 1 day in january.

Climate West Ireland february

On average, it is maximum 8° in february in West Ireland and at least around 3° degrees. The sea temperature is around 11° degrees. In february there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 41 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Ireland.

Climate West Ireland march

On average, it is maximum 10° in march in West Ireland and at least around 4° degrees. The sea temperature is around 14° degrees. In march there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 41 mm. The it will be dry 13 days this month in Ireland and on average, it snows 1 day in march.

Climate West Ireland april

On average, it is maximum 12° in april in West Ireland and at least around 5° degrees. The sea temperature is around 16° degrees. In april there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Ireland.

Climate West Ireland may

On average, it is maximum 14° in may in West Ireland and at least around 7° degrees. The sea temperature is around 19° degrees. In may there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 35 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Ireland.

Climate West Ireland june

On average, it is maximum 17° in june in West Ireland and at least around 10° degrees. The sea temperature is around 24° degrees. In june there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 37 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Ireland.

Climate West Ireland july

On average, it is maximum 17° in july in West Ireland and at least around 11° degrees. The sea temperature is around 16° degrees. In july there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 39 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Ireland.

Climate West Ireland august

On average, it is maximum 17° in august in West Ireland and at least around 11° degrees. The sea temperature is around 18° degrees. In august there are 22 days of rainfall with a total of 38 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Ireland.

Climate West Ireland september

On average, it is maximum 16° in september in West Ireland and at least around 10° degrees. The sea temperature is around 18° degrees. In september there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 31 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Ireland.

Climate West Ireland october

On average, it is maximum 13° in october in West Ireland and at least around 8° degrees. The sea temperature is around 13° degrees. In october there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 38 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Ireland.

Climate West Ireland november

On average, it is maximum 10° in november in West Ireland and at least around 6° degrees. The sea temperature is around 12° degrees. In november there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 58 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Ireland.

Climate West Ireland december

On average, it is maximum 8° in december in West Ireland and at least around 4° degrees. The sea temperature is around 12° degrees. In december there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 61 mm. The it will be dry 9 days this month in Ireland and on average, it snows 1 day in december.

Climate East Ireland per Month

Climate East Ireland per Month

East Ireland has the oceanic climate prevailing. The average annual temperature for East Ireland is 12° degrees and there is about 279 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 180 days a year with an average humidity of 85% and an UV-index of 3.

 
Day
Night
Water
Precip
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 8°C 8°C 9°C 11°C 13°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 13°C 10°C 8°C
Night 4°C 4°C 4°C 6°C 8°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 9°C 7°C 5°C
Water 11°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 14°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 14°C 13°C
Precip 17
mm
17
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21
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17
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17
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27
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24
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22
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17
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29
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38
mm
33
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Rain
days
11 10 12 12 12 13 15 13 10 13 12 11
Snow
days
2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dry
days
18 16 18 18 19 17 16 18 20 18 18 19
Sun hours
per day
4 4 6 8 8 8 7 8 7 4 5 4
Wind force
in Bft
4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4
UV-index 2 2 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 3 2 2
Climate data from: Dublin


Climate East Ireland january

On average, it is maximum 8° in january in East Ireland and at least around 4° degrees. The sea temperature is around 11° degrees. In january there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm. The it will be dry 18 days this month in Ireland and on average, it snows 2 days in january.

Climate East Ireland february

On average, it is maximum 8° in february in East Ireland and at least around 4° degrees. The sea temperature is around 10° degrees. In february there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm. The it will be dry 16 days this month in Ireland and on average, it snows 2 days in february.

Climate East Ireland march

On average, it is maximum 9° in march in East Ireland and at least around 4° degrees. The sea temperature is around 9° degrees. In march there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm. The it will be dry 18 days this month in Ireland and on average, it snows 1 day in march.

Climate East Ireland april

On average, it is maximum 11° in april in East Ireland and at least around 6° degrees. The sea temperature is around 10° degrees. In april there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Ireland.

Climate East Ireland may

On average, it is maximum 13° in may in East Ireland and at least around 8° degrees. The sea temperature is around 11° degrees. In may there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Ireland.

Climate East Ireland june

On average, it is maximum 16° in june in East Ireland and at least around 11° degrees. The sea temperature is around 14° degrees. In june there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Ireland.

Climate East Ireland july

On average, it is maximum 17° in july in East Ireland and at least around 12° degrees. The sea temperature is around 16° degrees. In july there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Ireland.

Climate East Ireland august

On average, it is maximum 17° in august in East Ireland and at least around 12° degrees. The sea temperature is around 16° degrees. In august there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 22 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Ireland.

Climate East Ireland september

On average, it is maximum 16° in september in East Ireland and at least around 11° degrees. The sea temperature is around 16° degrees. In september there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Ireland.

Climate East Ireland october

On average, it is maximum 13° in october in East Ireland and at least around 9° degrees. The sea temperature is around 15° degrees. In october there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Ireland.

Climate East Ireland november

On average, it is maximum 10° in november in East Ireland and at least around 7° degrees. The sea temperature is around 14° degrees. In november there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 38 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Ireland.

Climate East Ireland december

On average, it is maximum 8° in december in East Ireland and at least around 5° degrees. The sea temperature is around 13° degrees. In december there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 33 mm. The it will be dry 19 days this month in Ireland and on average, it snows 1 day in december.

14 day weather forecast Ireland

14 day weather forecast Ireland

The weather for Dublin in Ireland will be 19° till 22° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Ireland is based on the weather in Dublin.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Th
2 Jul
Bewolkt 19°C 11°C 15°C 0.7 mm 40% 3m/s 5
Fr
3 Jul
Regen 17°C 13°C 15°C 5.2 mm 85% 5m/s 3
Sa
4 Jul
Bewolkt 21°C 15°C 15°C 0.2 mm 20% 4m/s 3
Su
5 Jul
Broken wolken 17°C 11°C 15°C 1.1 mm 55% 8m/s 6
Mo
6 Jul
Broken wolken 16°C 8°C 15°C 1.8 mm 65% 7m/s 4
Tu
7 Jul
Broken wolken 16°C 6°C 15°C 0.4 mm 30% 2m/s 6
We
8 Jul
Bewolkt 18°C 11°C 15°C 0.2 mm 15% 4m/s 3

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Th
9 Jul
Regen 17°C 14°C 15°C 6.4 mm 85% 2m/s 3
Fr
10 Jul
Light doucheregen 17°C 10°C 15°C 3.3 mm 75% 4m/s 3
Sa
11 Jul
Bewolkt 16°C 7°C 15°C 0.4 mm 25% 5m/s 2
Su
12 Jul
Broken wolken 16°C 9°C 15°C 0.2 mm 15% 2m/s 2
Mo
13 Jul
Bewolkt 19°C 12°C 15°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 1
Tu
14 Jul
Bewolkt 22°C 14°C 15°C 1.3 mm 30% 3m/s 1
We
15 Jul
Onweer met regen 20°C 9°C 15°C 10 mm 75% 2m/s 1
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