Dry week in store for Galway as temperatures drop at night

Galway Daily weather Orange weather warning in effect for Galway this evening forecast met éireann

The next few days will see colder weather across the country, with temperatures around freezing forecast in the West for the next few nights.

Met Éireann has forecast a settled and dry week though, as high pressure will be positioned near Ireland.

It will be cold tonight with some clear spells, allowing for a slight frost to develop. Lowest temperatures of -1 to +2 degrees are forecast in light, mainly easterly breezes.

It will be dry again tomorrow with a mix of cloud and bright or sunny spells. Highest temperatures will be between 7 and 9 degrees in light to moderate east or southeast breezes.

The rest of the week will likely be similar, with settled conditions set to last until into next week.

Next weekend will also be dry, with a mix of cloud and clear spells along with highs of 6 to 8 degrees in mostly light breezes or calm conditions.