Thursday, August 11, 2022
Parts of the country could see temperatures of 31 degrees today, as Ireland experiences what is likely to be the final heatwave of the summer.
Conditions are considered to be a heatwave here if five or more consecutive days of 25 degree heat are observed.
Wednesday saw the highest temperature for August in almost 20 years recorded.
A value of 29.2 degrees Celsius was recorded at Met Éireann’s Oak Park weather station at 3pm on Wednesday, the highest since the 30.