Met Eireann Says The Rest Of June Will Be 'Drier Than Average' amid a potential hosepipe ban.

The Government is considering a potential hosepipe ban due to the dry spell


The government says a ban is 'very likely' after demand in the Greater Dublin Area reached record levels.

Of the 900 systems controlled by Irish Water, 16 are in drought and 38 are at risk.

Met Eireann forecaster Gavin Gallagher says there will be some showers this week, but they are mostly patchy:

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