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Updated: @ 26/05/2018 15:40 - next update at 15:45  
Summary / Temperature Wind Rain Outlook
Day time Day time
Currently: 16.2, Max: 17.1, Min: 11.7 16.2°C
Colder 0.1°C than last hour.


Feels like: 16°C

24-hr difference
-3.7°CColder 3.7°C than yesterday at this time.
  Today Yesterday
High: 17.1°C
Low: 11.7°C
 Wind from E E
15.8 km/h
2 Bft - Light Breeze
Today: 39.2 km/h 03:38
Gust Month: 66.2 km/h May 11
Rain Today: 0.0 mm
Rain Rate (/hr): 0.00 mm
Rain Yesterday: 0.0 mm
Storm Rain: 0.0 mm
This Month: 12.9 mm
Season Total: 408.0 mm
9 rain days in May.
Humidity & Barometer Almanac Moon
Humidity: 62 % Decreased 2.0% since last hour.
Dew Point: 8.9°C Decreased 0.6°C since last hour.
Barometer: 102.3 hPa Falling 0.1  hPa/hr
Baro Trend: Falling slowly
Sunrise: 05:07
Sunset: 21:35
Moonset: 04:14
Moonrise: 17:55
Waxing Gibbous
Waxing Gibbous, Moon at 11 days in cycle
UV Index Forecast UV Index Forecast
5.7     Medium 
5.9     Medium 
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27 May 2018 - On this day in Irish, world and technological history

1798 - The Battle of Oulart Hill takes place in Wexford, Ireland.
1929 - 2nd Ryder Cup: Britain-Ireland, 7-5 at Moortown, England
1936 - First Aer Lingus flight, going from Baldonnell to Bristol.
1941 - Winston Churchill rules out military conscription in Northern Ireland.
1960 - The last barge sails on the Grand Canal.
1971 - 23rd Walker Cup: Britain-Ireland, 13-11
1988 - In competition with IBM OS/2, Microsoft releases Windows 2.1x. The 386 version was designed for the 32-bit Intel 80386 processor and featured a protected mode kernel, over which real-mode Windows and DOS programs ran in virtual 8086 mode.
1994 - The dissident author Alexander Solzhenitsyn returned to his native Russia after 20 years living in exile in the United States.
2003 - Wordpress, a free and open source blogging tool and a content management is released
2017 - British Airways experiences a global IT system failure, causing severe disruption to flights worldwide

Number one in the Irish singles charts on this day

1972 - "A Thing Called Love" by Johnny Cash
1978 - "Rivers of Babylon" by Boney M
1995 - "Scatman" by Scatman John
2000 - "Bad Touch" by Bloodhound Gang
2004 - "The Langer" by Tim O'Riordan and Natural Gas
2010 - "Stereo Love" by Edward Maya & Vika Jigulina

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