Max temperatures for Europe on Saturday
Carlow was the hottest part of Ireland on Friday - as the county headed into the Bank Holiday weekend.
According to www.carloweather.com, a high of 24.7C was recorded in the county.
For great things to do in Carlow this weekend, see the Carlow Live What's On section.
Summary of weather stats from official stations up to 18:00 UTC shows Carlow was hottest spot in Ireland with 24.7. Highest temperature in Spain was 44.7c in Badajoz and Portugal had a max of 44.1c in Evora. No records broken today but tomorrow and Sunday will be warmer! pic.twitter.com/waRQPyKmTb— Carlow Weather (@CarlowWeather) August 3, 2018