Furious tourist brands Malta’s stormy weather ‘a disgrace’

You may have had to moan about room service or the cleanliness of the hotel swimming pool on holiday but what about the weather? One upset holidaymaker has done just that after she complained that Malta’s stormy weather this weekend was ‘a disgrace’. Janet Wilson, who is on holiday in Malta from the UK, went […]

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 […]

Malta on health alert as heatwave temperatures soar

Health chiefs have issued an urgent health warning as the first heatwave of 2019 hits Malta and Gozo. The alert was issued across as forecasters warned of sweltering conditions for the rest of the week. With temperatures expected to soar to 38°C, people are being urged to take extra precautions when it comes to preventing […]

The 10 best places to watch sunset in Malta

Summer is almost here and Malta is basking in the sunshine again. Sure, the island’s Instagrammers enjoyed capturing the stormy weather across Malta and Gozo for a while, but nothing brightens up your feed quite like a sunset. Sunset in Malta is a gorgeous free spectacle that deserves to be witnessed. From Malta’s best-known beaches […]

Malta’s weather is the warmest in Europe today

It’s almost ice cream weather! Malta has been named the warmest place in Europe for the second day in a row. Temperatures are expected to reach 19°C today, according to the Met Office in Luqa. The figure is higher than the average summer temperature in Glasgow. As the mercury peaked at 19°C in Malta today, […]

Malta’s Summer Carnival is hailed a big success

The fifth edition of Malta’s summer carnival has been hailed a massive success by organisers. A selection of weird and wonderful performances were on display in St Paul’s Bay and Marsascala over the weekend. As well as a host of glamorous dancers in colourful costumes, a number of extravagant floats took part in a parade […]

Downpour in Bugibba as the rest of Malta laps up the sun

It’s been one of the hottest summers in Malta for years – but St Paul’s Bay got a real soaking on Tuesday afternoon. Heavy showers hit Xemxija, Bugibba and Qawra – while the rest of the Maltese Islands continued to lap up the summer sunshine. Forecasters warned a similar brief spell of wet weather could […]

Malta ‘the hottest place in Europe’ this weekend

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Grab your shades and slap on the sun cream! Malta is expected to be the hottest place in Europe this weekend. Temperatures across the Maltese Islands are set to feel as sizzling as 39°C on Saturday, with Sunday likely to feel as sweltering as 38°C. That compares to 37°C in Madrid,  36°C in Athens,  33°C in […]

Monday ‘will be the hottest day of the year’ in Malta

Just when you thought it couldn’t get any warmer – it does. Monday is set to be the hottest day of the year so far in Malta, according to forecasters. Weather experts told 89.7 Bay temperatures will feel as hot as 41°C on Monday afternoon. However, the Met Office in Luqa said things will cool […]

Here’s why you should visit Gozo’s Citadel this weekend

The Citadel in Gozo has won a top international award. The new visitor centre beat rivals from Dubai, London and Oslo to win the prize for its audio-visual displays. The annual Install Awards in London recognise excellence in the audio-visual industry across the world. Malta Tourism Authority chief executive Paul Bugeja said scooping the top […]

Get ready for a hot and sticky weekend in Malta and Gozo

Sunbathers are set to hit Malta’s beaches in droves this weekend as temperatures soar. The Maltese Islands are forecast to be one of the hottest places in Europe with temperatures feeling as warm as 38°C. Tourist hotspots such as Mdina, Valletta and St Julian’s are predicted to bask in the summer heat on Saturday before […]

10 of the most stunning views from this weekend in Malta

Well, what a great weekend! Malta enjoyed the hottest weekend of the year so far with thousands heading to the beaches to make the most of the hot spell. The Met Office in Luqa confirmed that temperatures felt as warm as 32°C at one point on Saturday – that’s around 5°C higher than usual for […]

This photographer takes the most stunning shots of Malta

Every single day, gorgeous shots of Malta and Gozo are shared on Instagram for our enjoyment. But some do it better than others at #bayeasymalta Photographer Jeff Ronan has captured Malta at its very best with a series of summer holiday pictures which will make you long for the warmer weather as we sit here […]