1,378 new cases of covid 19 have been confirmed along with 23 more deaths.
379 of the new cases are in Dublin, with 145 in Cork, 86 in Wexford, 85 in Galway, 71 in Limerick, and the rest are spread across all other counties.
Across the region there were 40 new cases in Mayo, 23 in Sligo and 8 each in Roscommon and Leitrim.
The country's 14 day incidence rate per 100 thousand people has dropped further to 840.7.
1,931 covid 19 patients are in hospital, with 44 more people brought to hospital in the past 24 hours.