Yesterday's sunshine sent droves of people out to the nation's parks and beaches as temperatures reached a high of 19C.
A huge crowd gathered at The Barge on Charlemont to enjoy a few drinks in the sun.
Once man decided to jump into the canal to the approval of a cheering crowd.
According to Met Eireann meteorologist Liz Walsh, this is the hottest April we've had since 2003.
Today looks set to be another dry day with sunny spells and higher temperatures in the afternoon, ranging between 13C and 19C.