Malta suffers its wildest May for nearly 70 years

Malta has suffered its stormiest May for nearly 70 years, according to weather experts. Last month was the wildest since 1951 and one of the was also one of the wettest, with more than double the amount of rain normally expected at this time of year. A spokesman for the Met Office in Luqa said: […]

Tuesday will be Malta’s warmest day of the year so far

Tuesday is set to be the warmest day of the year so far in Malta, the Met Office has confirmed. Temperatures are expected to hit at least 26°C, and could feel as warm as as 28°C, according to forecasters. And that’s just the start of the good news, with the next coming days expected to […]

Gozo’s famous Nadur Carnival gets underway

Gozo’s famous Nadur Carnival kicks off on Thursday evening. The town will host a day of parades, dancing, music and celebrations in St Peter and St Paul Square from 5pm. The spontaneous carnival, which is Gozo’s biggest street party, starts on Friday and runs all week until Tuesday. Thousands are expected to jam the streets […]

Confirmed: Malta is COLDER than the Scottish Highlands

Malta will be colder than the Scottish Highlands for the next few days, forecasters have warned. The central Mediterranean is in the grip of a cold spell with temperatures falling as low as 5°C in Malta on Wednesday night – compared to overnight lows of 10°C in the far north of Scotland. Weather experts said Valentine’s […]

Malta wakes up to hail and snow as temperatures plunge

Malta has woken up to light snow and hail for the first time in years as health chiefs warned of a new flu outbreak. A thin blanket of the white stuff surprised hundreds of social media users, who rushed to share photos of the wintry scenes across Malta and Gozo on Saturday morning. 89.7 Bay […]