The best time of the year to go hiking in Ireland is Summer, from May to September, when days are longer and weather is drier.
Spring and Autumn are also good seasons for walking in Ireland, although they can be wetter. Check with our travel specialists about the best time to walk in Ireland, as it will depend on the trail you are choosing.
Temperatures don’t generally go over low 20s in Summer so Ireland has a very good climate for walking. Just make sure you always bring a raincoat with you!