What has the weather in store for us over the weekend and into the first week of September?

KILDARE WEATHER UPDATE: Another sunny day with temperatures up to 24 degrees

Still largely settled for the weekend and into next week says Met Eireann

On Saturday morning, mist and fog will gradually clear to give another largely dry day with sunny spells. It will be somewhat cloudier in the north of the province with perhaps one or two light showers. Highest temperatures of 21 to 23 degrees and light northeast or variable breezes.

SATURDAY NIGHT will be mainly dry with clear spells in most areas and some patches of mist or fog. It will be cloudier in north Connacht and north Ulster with perhaps a little coastal drizzle. Lowest temperatures of 10 to 14 degrees with light northerly or variable breezes.

SUNDAY: Sunday will be mostly dry with a mix of cloud and sunny spells. The best of the sunshine will be over the southern half of the country. It will be cloudier in places further to the north and northwest. Highest temperatures will range from 17 degrees in the north to 23 degrees in the south, with light northerly breezes. Sunday night will be dry with patches of mist and fog developing. Lowest temperatures of 10 to 13 degrees.

MONDAY: Monday will be dry with cloudy periods and sunny intervals. It will be dry apart from the chance of one or two light showers. It won't as warm as previous days with temperatures ranging from 16 degrees in the east to 19 or 20 degrees in the west with light easterly breezes.

TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY and THURSDAY will continue to be mainly dry with sunny spells for the most part and the possibility of an isolated light shower. Day time temperatures will range from 16 to nineteen degrees with light , mainly easterly breezes. Patches of mist and fog will develop at night and at times along coasts.

FURTHER OUTLOOK: At the moment, it looks like the weather may become more unsettled through Friday and next weekend with some rain or showers at times.


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