03 Oct 2022

25 things Laois people say during hot weather

25 things Laois people will say during the warm weather

25 things Laois people will say during hot weather

It's fair to say the soaring temperatures are a shock to our poor Irish systems.

Here is a list of phrases you'll hear from Laois people across the country during the heatwave...

- There's great drying out

- God I tell ya, I'm sweating like a bullock

- I'm not able for this heat at all

- We may get the turf turned before it breaks

- It's cruel warm.

- Will we tip up to the Catholes?

- I can't sleep in this weather - I'm glued to the mattress

- A woman fainted in mass with the heat.

- A drop of rain would do no harm.

- I'm sweatin like a pig.

- Great day for the bog if it wasn't so hot

- Is Ballinakill pool open?

- Is there much of a crowd in Derryounce?

- They're giving it fine for the week.

-  I hear it's to break at the weekend.

- Go down to the shop there and get a block of ice cream. And don't forget the feckin wafers this time

- Can you still swim in Castletown?

- Jayzus you're after getting scalded

- I don't need suncream, I go brown

- Tea is the only thing for this heat

- Heard it's fierce hot on The Heath.

- I always burn first, then I go brown

- Jaze you're after getting a great colour - were you on the bog?

- You can't please some people, sure you'd be giving out if it was raining.

- It's meltin'.

- Who wans a 99?

- Sure why would you want to go on holiday when the sun's shining here?

- Ah here who forgot to fill up the ice cube trays?

- I think he has a touch of sunstroke, give him a drop of 7 Up, he'll be grand in a minute.

- We could do with a bit of a breeze.

- It's nearly too hot

- Put on a hat!

- That's the summer gone now.

- Ta hell with this let's head to the beach!

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