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Narcissus in a Malta garden

Weather Watch: Malta in March

We’re dying for summer. But don’t be lulled by a bit of spring warmth. Chill and changeable are still the watchwords for March weather in Malta.

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Mgarr from Bingemma Heights. Photo: Leslie Vella

Weather watch: Malta in November

Weather in Malta in November is mild, moist but mostly set fair. You can still swim in warm seas, but you can shiver too!

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May weather in Malta, bursting with promise

Weather watch: Malta in May

May in Malta is a joy. The last green and pleasant days before summer’s searing heat.

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Weather watch: Malta in February

Weather is as much a hot topic in Malta as Britain. After a very inclement start to 2012, can we expect better of February?

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Mizieb Valley, Malta, in winter: Photo: Leslie Vella

Weather watch: January in Malta

Weather in Malta in January is mild by European winter norms, but menacing! Stormy one day, warm sun the next.

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Christmas lights, Valletta. Photo: Leslie Vella

Weather watch: Malta in December

Weather in Malta December is cool enough to put us in the frame of mind for Christmas, but it’s far from cold as ‘Up North’ knows it!

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Storm clouds over salt pans, Bahar ic-Caghaq. Photo Leslie Vella

Weather watch: Malta in October

Weather in mid-October is edging to the schizophrenic. Violent storms juggle with blissful warmth that sees us basking like lizards still.

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Standing sentinel, searching the horizon for that first storm cloud. Agave in late flower.

Weather watch: Malta in September

Whatever the weather in September, Malta will be hot and humid. But we sure need a wash down from the summer dust and drought.

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Mellieha on the eve of August. Photo: Leslie Vella

Weather watch: Malta in August

Weather in August is hot and humid. But folklore says that the Feast of Santa Marija on 15th sees the first signs of autumn. Let’s see!

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Even the ice cream van man is having siesta it's so hot!

Weather watch: Malta in July

Weather in Malta in summer? Do we have anything other than hot and dry in July. Here’s what to expect in top temps and more.

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Blue Lagoon, Comino

Weather watch: Malta in June

Beat the crowds! June is summer, but on Malta’s beaches, you’ve still plenty of space to put a towel. The best of both worlds in one month.

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Weather watch: April in Malta

The perfect month in Malta – spring weather at its best, the Islands still green and Easter festivities to enjoy. Our weather man gives you the April low-down.

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Summer’s Sizzling: our stay cool tips

For those of us staying put in Malta in July and August, here are some ideas on how to stay cool even if you’re hot, hot, hot! Useful advice too for those travelling North to South.

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Travelling to Malta: what to pack for winter

Forever summer? Judging by this week, it is in Malta. But plan your clothes packing for a winter holiday here with both sunshine and storms in mind.

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