A pair bred successfully from 1959-1961 in Wicklow and another pair bred successfully in Kerry in 1971.
A rare vagrant in Ireland.
A very rare visitor in Ireland.
Regular passage migrant.
Increasing number of sightings. Hobby may establish or reestablish itself as a breeding raptor in Ireland in the future.
Rare visitor to Ireland from its Arctic breeding range.
Has bred in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.