WATCH: Terrifying moment monster wave slams into Gozo ferry

This is the dramatic moment a monster wave slammed into one of the Gozo ferries. The sea-sickening video taken during the height of the ferocious storm on Saturday shows the angry sea battering the ship as it heads from Mgarr to Cirkewwa. American tourist Mawk Phoenix captured the dramatic stomach-lurching footage from the passenger deck of […]

Lightning hits Malta and Gozo with more thunder forecast

Keep your umbrella handy for the next few days. We’re likely to see more rain and thunder across Malta and Gozo this week, according to the weather experts. Forecasters have warned more stormy weather is heading towards the Maltese Islands as a fresh wave of thunderstorms make their way across the Mediterranean. They said heavy […]

Dramatic pictures of Monday’s thunderstorm across Malta

A weather warning has been issued in Malta as thunder and lightning batters the Maltese Islands. The alert from the Met Office in Luqa warns of heavy rain and strong winds across Malta and Gozo. The warning, issued on Monday morning, added: ‘Isolated thundery and gusty showers will affect the Maltese Islands.’ Social media users […]

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: […]

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 […]