Ireland, an island in the North Atlantic to the west of Great Britain, is the third largest island in
Europe. Part of this island is the country known as Republic of Ireland and the northern part is in
United Kingdom. The island comprises of low lying mountains surrounded by central plain with
several navigable rivers and some forestland. Among others the tourist attraction here include
three UNESCO World Heritage sites, other historical sites, the Lakes of Killarney, Dingle
Peninsula, Connemara, Aran Islands, wildlife and surfing and beaches on Achill Island. Dublin
is the capital of the Republic of Ireland, Belfast is the capital of Northern Ireland, the largest cities
and the major international airports besides others in the Island.
Getting around: Personal and rental autos, taxis, buses, inter-city air, trains and tour vehicles.
Tourist seasons: High tourist season is June to August, mid-season April, May, September,
October and low season November to March.
Weather: Climatological Information Dublin, Ireland source The Irish Meteorological Service.
Altitudes and other factors may substantially influence the weather conditions in the same city,
town and neighborhood. Historical data may not be relied on for current conditions. Visit relevant
source for other climate variables
100mm = 3.9370 inches, 50mm = 1.9685 inches,
25mm = 0.9842 inches, 12.5mm = 0.4921 inches
Climatological information is based on monthly averages for the 30-year period 1981-
- Mean number of precipitation days = Mean number of days with at least 1 mm of precipitation.
- Precipitation includes both rain and snow.
Attention: Please note that the averaging period for climatological information and the
definition of "Mean Number of Precipitation Days" quoted in this web site may be different for
different countries. Hence, care should be taken when city climatologies are compared.
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