Ireland
Weather, climate and best time to visit

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 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.

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

Average West Ireland weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 8 8 10 12 14 17 17 17 16 13 10 8
Water temperature (°C) 7 11 14 16 19 24 16 18 18 13 12 12
Precipitation (mm) 51 41 41 27 35 37 39 38 31 38 58 61

Climate data from city: Galway

Average East Ireland weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 8 8 9 11 13 16 17 17 16 13 10 8
Water temperature (°C) 11 10 9 10 11 14 16 16 16 15 14 13
Precipitation (mm) 17 17 21 17 17 27 24 22 17 29 38 33

Climate data from city: Dublin




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Ireland weather

The Ireland weather for will be 14° till 20° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers. The water temperature is 17°C.

The Ireland weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Dublin.

Ireland 14 day weather forecast

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Tuesday
17 may
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16°C
12°C
1.2 mm
40%
8 Bft
SSE
17°C
7
Wednesday
18 may
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16°C
9°C
2.8 mm
60%
8 Bft
S
17°C
4
Thursday
19 may
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17°C
8°C
0 mm
0%
7 Bft
S
17°C
7
Friday
20 may
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16°C
9°C
4.5 mm
70%
7 Bft
SW
17°C
6
Saturday
21 may
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16°C
10°C
0.8 mm
25%
5 Bft
WSW
17°C
3


Climate Ireland

Click on a region of Ireland to view the climate:

West Ireland (Galway)

West Ireland has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. 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.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 8 8 10 12 14 17 17 17 16 13 10 8
Night temp. (°C) 4 3 4 5 7 10 11 11 10 8 6 4
Water temp. (°C) 7 11 14 16 19 24 16 18 18 13 12 12
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 51 41 41 27 35 37 39 38 31 38 58 61
Days with rain 20 17 17 16 20 18 21 22 17 19 18 21
Days with snow 1 - 1 - - - - - - - - 1
Dry days 10 11 13 14 11 12 10 9 13 12 12 9
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 4 4 5 7 6 8 6 6 5 4 4 4
Wind force (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 city: Galway

East Ireland (Dublin)

East Ireland has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. 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.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 8 8 9 11 13 16 17 17 16 13 10 8
Night temp. (°C) 4 4 4 6 8 11 12 12 11 9 7 5
Water temp. (°C) 11 10 9 10 11 14 16 16 16 15 14 13
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 17 17 21 17 17 27 24 22 17 29 38 33
Days with rain 11 10 12 12 12 13 15 13 10 13 12 11
Days with snow 2 2 1 - - - - - - - - 1
Dry days 18 16 18 18 19 17 16 18 20 18 18 19
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 4 4 6 8 8 8 7 8 7 4 5 4
Wind force (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 city: Dublin

Ireland weather by month

What is the average Ireland weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Ireland?

Ireland lies in a straight line about 11,046 km from Philippines (Manila → Dublin).

How long is the flight to Ireland?

The flight time from Manila International Airport to Ireland is approximately 13 h. 50 min.

What are the largest airports in Ireland?

These are the largest airports in Ireland:

How many inhabitants are there in Ireland?

Ireland has approximately 4,792,500 inhabitants.

How big is Ireland?

The area of Ireland is around 71,273 km². It is 4,5x smaller than Philippines.

What is the capital of Ireland?

The capital of Ireland is Dublin.

What is the currency of Ireland?

In Ireland the Euro (EUR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 17 May 2022

  • 1 Philippine piso = 0.017 Euro
  • 1 Euro = 57.35 Philippine piso
  • 100 Philippine piso = 1.74 Euro
  • 100 Euro = 5,734.54 Philippine piso

What is the area code of Ireland?

The area code to call Ireland is +353.