The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 1,703 confirmed cases of Covid-19.
As of 8am today, 363 Covid-19 patients are in hospital, a rise of 10 on yesterday with 52 in intensive care.
The Taoiseach says it's extremely important people remains vigilant despite early indications that Covid-19 levels are declining.
Micheal Martin says "some heart" can be taken from the downward trajectory, but he says further monitoring's needed as society reopens further.
It comes as latest figures show a 15 percent drop in the five day moving average, to 1,493.