Get your dose of sunshine in Leitrim today

Fiona Heavey

Reporter:

Fiona Heavey

Get your dose of sunshine in Leitrim today

Get out and enjoy the sun today

Leitrim people, get out and enjoy your dose of sunshine today because you may not get a chance for the rest of this week.

According to Met Eireann, the hot and sunny weather that prevailed over the Bank Holiday Weekend will be replaced by cooler and more unsettled weather for the rest of the week.

Thankfully the good weather will stick around for today Bank Holiday Monday with good sunshine for the bulk of the country with highs of 17 to 21 degrees. Cloudier along Atlantic coasts with patchy mist and drizzle at times.

It will remain dry in many areas at first on Monday night, with some clear spells in the east, but patchy rain and drizzle will occur in Atlantic coastal counties. More persistent rain will extend from west overnight and during Tuesday morning, with freshening southerly winds. Overall amounts will be relatively small and rain will be very patchy in the south and east. Mild, with minimum temperatures of 8 to 11 Celsius.

Rain drizzle, cool and windy conditions are predicted for the rest of the week with some sunny spells. So take to the outdoors today - and don't forget the suncream!