Best Time to Visit Dublin

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On this page, you will find information about the climate and the best time to visit Dublin. We created climate tables and charts for the location of Dublin. These contain details about temperatures, precipitation and more.

Furthermore, we analyzed all climate data and provide a recommendation about which months are best to visit Dublin for your holiday.

Climate Overview

Thermometer Symbol 3 °C to 19 °C
Waves Symbol 7 °C to 14 °C
Rainy Cloud Symbol 1.972.99 in (10 – 13 Days of Rain)
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Best Time to Visit Dublin: Overview

JanuaryJan
MaximumMax. 8 °C
Water max. 9 °C
FebruaryFeb
MaximumMax. 8 °C
Water max. 8 °C
MarchMar
MaximumMax. 10 °C
Water max. 7 °C
AprilApr
MaximumMax. 11 °C
Water max. 8 °C
MayMay
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NovemberNov
MaximumMax. 10 °C
Water max. 12 °C
DecemberDec
MaximumMax. 8 °C
Water max. 10 °C

Climate Chart Dublin

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Source of Data: German Weather Service (Offenbach) and Wikipedia

Climate Table Dublin

In the following, you will find the climate table for Dublin, containing information about Temperatures, Precipitation, Water Temperatures, and Hours of Sunshine.

Temperatures, Precipitation, Sunshine

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Day Temperature10°11°14°17°19°19°17°14°10°
Night Temperature10°11°11°10°
Water Temperature11°13°14°14°13°12°10°
Precipitation (inch)2.721.972.092.012.172.21.972.82.62.762.522.99
Rainy days121010101110101111111113
Hours of Sunshine234576554322
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Temperatures
The annual average temperature is 9.7 °C.

For comparison: London 11 °C, NYC 12 °C, LA 17.9 °C

Warmest month: July (15 °C)
Coldest month: January (5.5 °C)

The maximum water temperature is 14 °C. Bathing would be very uncomfortable.

Precipitation
Overall annual precipitation: 28.78 inch on 130 rainy days

For comparison: London 24.06 in, NYC 41.57 in, LA 12.01 in

There is no rainy season (months with more than 6.9 in of precipitation).

Months that have possible snowfall: January, February, March, April, November, and December

Sunshine
As our climate table shows, May is the sunniest month with an average of 7 hours of sunshine per day. Over the year, there are 4 hours of sunshine per day on average. For comparison: London has 4.1, NYC has 7 and LA has 8.9 hours of sunshine per day on average.

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Current Weather and Forecast

Current Weather in Dublin (Station Sandymount)
few clouds     few clouds, 2.4 °C
Clouds: 20 %       Wind: 0 mph SSW
Air Pressure: 1016 hPa       Humidity: 90 %
Last updated: 5th Dec 2021, 07:20 pm
The next days …
6th Dec 20217th Dec 20218th Dec 20219th Dec 202110th Dec 202111th Dec 2021
light rain3 °C to 8 °Cheavy intensity rain3 °C to 7 °Cmoderate rain6 °C to 7 °Clight rain5 °C to 7 °Clight rain2 °C to 5 °Clight rain2 °C to 10 °C
3 °C to 8 °C3 °C to 7 °C6 °C to 7 °C5 °C to 7 °C2 °C to 5 °C2 °C to 10 °C
Clouds: 69 %Clouds: 100 %Clouds: 100 %Clouds: 99 %Clouds: 50 %Clouds: 100 %
0.15 in of rain0.93 in of rain0.52 in of rain0.17 in of rain0.05 in of rain0.06 in of rain
Weather information provided by OpenWeatherMap. (CC BY-SA)
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Ireland: Regions

Dublin is part of the holiday destination Ireland. We analyzed the climate for additional regions, in order to provide you with information about the best time to visit and the expected holiday weather:

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