Heatwave! Summer 2019 was one of the hottest in Malta

It’s official: Malta sizzled this summer. After weeks of heatwave hell followed by sweltering sunny days at the beach, weather experts have now confirmed that 2019 will go down as one of the hottest on record. Temperatures across the Maltese Islands soared to a high of 39.6°C, according to the Met Office in Luqa. It […]

Malta breaks records on the hottest June since 1923

Last month was the hottest June recorded in Malta since 1923, according to weather experts. Sizzling temperatures soared to 37.8°C during the first heatwave of summer, making June 9 the hottest day of the month. The Met Office in Luqa said last month was also among the driest on record, with no rain measured. Malta […]

How to get rid of sunburn? Malta’s top tips and tricks

The recent heatwave has brought some of the hottest weather of the year in Malta and Gozo with plenty of us soaking up the sun. But it’s all too easy to get carried away and forget to top up your SPF. A short stint in the sun without proper protection can easily cause damage and pain. […]

Summer arrives in Malta with a scorching heatwave

Malta is set to swelter in temperatures as warm as 39°C this weekend as the second heatwave of 2019 arrives. The Met Office issued a weather warning, urging people to stay out of the sun between 11am and 3pm, to drink plenty of water, and to wear light clothing. Thousands of holidaymakers will be among […]

Last month was the second coldest EVER in Malta

We all felt the cold last month – and now it’s official. February was the second coldest month ever recorded in Malta, according to the latest weather data from the Met Office in Luqa. Forecasters said temperatures plunged to a frosty low of 3°C at one stage between February 23 and 24. A Met Office […]