As a people, we Irish aren't used to the heat. A day here, a weekend there - sure. But not since 1976 have we had to cope with such scorching weather.
The Summer wardrobe is being worn to work, we're running low on suncream and, already, we're beginning to reach peak ice-cream capacity.
Despite these sizzling conditions, the nation has been busy tweeting and keeping themselves entertained. Here are some of the funniest #heatwave tweets so far...
The Irish Salad
Panic as mothers across Ireland declare it's 'too hot to be cooking' and insist on serving 'salads' of rolled up ham, coleslaw and boiled eggs— Valerie Loftus (@valerieloftus) June 27, 2018
The man sitting beside me on the bus is eating a chipper. A piping hot chipper!? I might as well be travelling to the airport inside a motorised microwave #heatwave— Joanne McNally (@jomcnally) June 28, 2018
If you’re looking to sweat out 673 calories, curl your hair in this weather.— Doireann Garrihy (@DoireannGarrihy) June 27, 2018
Spare a thought...bit of an in joke but fans of the RTÉ show will definitely get a giggle out of this one
Spare a thought for all the people from #RoomtoImprove sweating and squinting in massive glass boxes today— Annie West (@anniewestdotcom) June 25, 2018
In the hot seat
It's getting hot in here
Is anyone asleep or are we all just thrashing around periodically peeling our leg skin apart?— EmerTheScreamer (@EmerTheScreamer) June 29, 2018
There's an app for that
Wouldn’t it be great if air conditioning was something you could download over the internet for the one week a year that we need it?— Rubber Bandits (@Rubberbandits) June 29, 2018
Overheard on Pearse Street -— Overheard in Dublin (@OverheardDublin) June 28, 2018
"Alright Anto! Look at ya with your big melted head!" #heatwaveireland
While the heatwave continues, be sure to: