Summer heatwave to hit Longford

Samantha McHale, Roisin Kenny, Megan ConwayPhoto by Shelley Corcoran
Summer is on its way back to Ireland this weekend, with temperatures set to soar right into the mid 20’s.

Summer is on its way back to Ireland this weekend, with temperatures set to soar right into the mid 20’s.

The whole country will see a rise in temperatures, according to Met Éireann, with temperatures of up to 26° Celsius in some areas.

On a local scale, today, Friday, was bright and sunny, with temperatures reaching 21° Celsius.

Saturday, July 6 and Sunday, July 7 will also be warm and sunny, with temperatures of approximately 20°.

Fortunately, this heatwave is set to continue right into next week, with Monday expected to see temperatures of up to 24° Celsius in Longford.