Up here it’s different! – Malin Head records coolest temps during heatwave

first_imgDonegal may be scorching hot under temperatures of 27C and higher today, but it’s a very different story up at Malin today. Met Eireann’s station at Ireland’s most Northerly Point has recorded a very cool 12.6C at 1pm.As National Geographic would say, Donegal really is the Coolest Place. Malin Head’s temperatures are a long way off other stations that are ranging from low to high 20s. Some parts of Ireland were due to sizzle under 32C today. Some temperatures reported at 1pm:28.6°C Shannon Airport28.5°C Gurteen28.1°C Claremorris28.0°C Mount Dillon27.7°C Athenry27.5°C Oak Park24.6°C Valentia23.9°C Phoenix Park22.8°C Cork Airport12.6°C Malin Head— Met Éireann (@MetEireann) June 29, 2018The reason for the cold climate at the Inishowen coastline will be partly due to the heavy sea-fog covering the north west today.Ireland remains under a Status Yellow high temperature warning until 10pm this Saturday 30th June.The weekend outlook is for hot and dry weather and plenty of sunshine. Highs of 28C are forecast for Saturday and Sunday and some very hot nights. Met Eireann say that showers are likely to affect western and southern areas during the day on Sunday. Up here it’s different! – Malin Head records coolest temps during heatwave was last modified: June 29th, 2018 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Malin Headweatherlast_img read more