Malta braced for heavy rain and strong winds this week

Malta is braced for heavy rain and strong winds this week with the Met Office having issued a weather warning. Some areas can expect gale force winds at times while much of Malta and Gozo is set to be inundated with thundery showers until the weekend. Temperatures are set to feel as chilly as 7°C  overnight. […]

Stormy October was one of the wettest ever in Malta

You didn’t imagine it – last month really was one of the wettest Octobers on record in Malta and Gozo. Weather experts have confirmed that an astonishing 94mm of rain fell on the Maltese Islands in October – that’s around 20mm than we’d normally expect for the time of year. October was twice as stormy […]

Malta set for a month’s worth of rain in just four days

Malta could be hit by floods as massive downpours bring a month’s worth of rain in just four days in some areas. Heavy rain is set to disrupt roads across the Maltese Islands this week, according to weather experts. The Met Office in Luqa issued a weather warning, with forecasters predicting strong winds and thundery […]

July 2019 is officially the hottest month ever

July this year was the warmest month ever recorded worldwide, satellite data has confirmed. The assessment was carried out by EU climate change scientists, who say it’s the latest sign that Earth is experiencing unprecedented warming. Scorching heatwaves saw weather records tumble across Europe – including Malta – last month, with unusually high temperatures of […]

Double rainbows add a splash of colour to Malta’s skies

The skies above Malta and Gozo were a glorious riot of colour on Tuesday. Loads of you were quick to share snaps of the vibrant double rainbows which appeared above the Maltese Islands. There may be no such thing as a pot of gold, but it was a great way start to the day for […]

Spectacular rainbows grace the skies over Malta

Social media users have been left stunned after a perfectly formed double rainbow brightened up the sky above Malta. The bold colours were seen across the Maltese Islands, with some workers even posting pictures from their office windows in Valletta, Msida, Dingli and Paola on Thursday morning after a rain shower. Despite being a common […]