We should get plenty of sun over the weekend and into next week.

Temperatures are set to hit 25 degrees in places on Monday following a very warm weekend, according to Met Eireann.

The national forecaster says there’ll be warm sunshine on Saturday and Sunday and the good dry conditions will also last into next week.

Forecaster Evelyn Cusack said people should enjoy it, but just be careful.

”Follow water safety, and be sure to watch the UV index don’t burn around midday”, she said.

Here’s what’s in store.

Sunday: Dry and calm with warm spells of sunshine, however isolated heavy showers may occur later in the day. Top temperatures of 20 and 24 degrees Celsius.

Monday: ”Starting out mostly dry with sunny spells, however outbreaks of rain will move into the south during the afternoon and gradually extend countrywide towards nightfall.

”Top temperatures of 19 to 25 degrees Celsius, warmest away from west and southwest coasts”.

Tuesday: ”Overall dry in turn for the day with warms spells of summer sunshine. Top temperatures will once again range 20 to 24 degrees Celsius, warmest over Leinster”.