Roscommon is the hottest place in the country this afternoon

Roscommon is officially the hottest place in the country this hour.

Met Eireann observations listed for 3 o’ clock this afternoon records a temperature of 21 degrees celcius for Mount Dillon.

A number of other weather stations around the country are currently listed as having 20 degrees, including Mullingar,,Markree Castle in Sligo, Claremorris, and Newport.