Ireland could be set to experience one last blast of summer as temperatures are expected to soar into the low 20s this weekend.
According to Met Eireann, this coming weekend will see a warmer spell with temperatures expected to reach 23C in some areas.
The good spell however is not only confined to this weekend as the national forecaster say temperatures and conditions are expected to remain mild next week.
Met Eireann say the return of the good weather will begin on Saturday with prolonged sunny spells expected throughout the day, with temperatures expected to range between a pleasant 16-21C.
The best of the weather is expected on Sunday as there will be plenty of sunshine once again and temperatures are expected to top 22C.
Meanwhile the outlook for next week is looking like more of the same with temperatures expected to remain higher than normal.
However some light rain showers are expected throughout the week.