Weather patterns and climate in Malta for months
|Month||Water temperature||Air temperature|
|January||+15.4 С||+16.1 С|
|February||+14.9 С||+16 C|
|March||+15 C||+17.7 С|
|April||+15.9 С||+20 C|
|May||+17.5 С||+24 C|
|June||+21.1 С||+28.5 С|
|July||+24.1 С||+31.5 С|
|August||+25.8 С||+43 C|
|September||+25.2 С||+28.4 С|
|October||+23.2 С||+25.2 С|
|November||+20.6 С||+21 C|
|December||+17.4 С||+17.5 С|
Spring - season opening
In March, winter in Malta with rains and coolness gradually losing ground. In April and May, the warm weather sets in, the precipitation is minimal, and the water in the sea begins to gradually warm up. In March, spring approaches, but winter periodically shows character. The air starts to warm up, the light day increases (7.33 hours). Aromas of gladioli, orchids, poppies, goat sour, clovers and hyacinths are spread over the island. Average air temperature +17.70C, sea water +150C. The average monthly rainfall is 36.8 mm.
April in Malta is distinguished by the luxuriant blooming of luxurious tropical vegetation, the incessant trills of birds, the warm weather without exhausting heat. This is a blessed time for outdoor recreation.
May rightly opens the tourist season in Malta. Air temperature rises to +240C, although it is still cool to swim - the water temperature is +17.50S. But it does not stop divers, lovers of sea walks, yachtsmen. May is the time to get a smooth sea tan without burns. The last spring month brings almost no rain, short-term precipitation and does not cause discomfort. The norm of precipitation is 9.2 mm. The sun shines 10 hours a day.
Summer - three months in paradise
Summer gives odds to all months by the number of sunny days and by the duration of the star in the sky. This is the best time for a beach holiday, swimming in the sea, active sports. At the height of the season, Malta often meets world celebrities with concerts and performances.
June makes significant adjustments in weather conditions.The air temperature becomes hot as in summer and averages +28.50C. The sea coast is the means of salvation from the heat, the temperature of the sea rises to +21.10C and becomes quite comfortable for swimming. At this time, water sports are especially popular, even locals are moving closer to the sea. The rainfall rate is 5.4 mm.
July is one of the hottest months of the year. Tourists and locals literally live on the shore, fleeing from the sweltering heat. It is recommended to swim until 11 am and after 16 hours. In the middle of the day, the Maltese arrange a siesta, since the summer heat, combined with the humidity of the air, does not contribute to sports, shopping and high performance. The temperature in Malta in July +31.50C, sea water +24,10C. The sun shines 12-15 hours. There is no rain at all, the average rainfall is 0.2 mm.
August is characterized by optimal water temperature in the sea (+25.80C), but the heat and heat are literally intolerable (up to +430WITH). The beaches are overcrowded, boats are actively used: yachts, boats, scooters, boats. Every day the night sky blooms with fireworks, and in the coastal strip until the morning does not stop the music.The water temperature in the sea has to swim at night, and the general atmosphere for night festivities. The precipitation rate is 6.0.
Autumn - quiet rest
Since September, the amount of precipitation in Malta sharply increases, the autumn weather is still warm with joy, but the length of daylight hours is reduced. Autumn rains and thunderstorms bring relief to vegetation, nature seems to be waking up for a new life.
September is characterized by heavy rains that have been waiting all summer to hit the island. The average annual rainfall is 67.4 mm. Sea water resembles fresh milk +25.20C. Air temperature +28.40Since and does not have to day walks and excursions. A day lasts 9 hours.
October is a velvet season, which many tourists prefer because of the comfortable temperature of water and air, as well as the presence of free places in hotels and on the beach. Prices in restaurants and hotels are significantly reduced. Average air temperature +25.20C, sea water +23.20C. This is the time for sightseeing tours, shopping, hiking in nature. The norm of precipitation is 77.2 mm.
November weather in Malta is quite warm +210C, and water in the sea (+20,60C) still allows you to swim on particularly hot days. But the approaching winter spirit already reminds of itself, with frequent rains and winds that last until February. Maximum precipitation rate is 108.6 mm. The weather is unpredictable, and often the hot sun gives way to cloudy days. Sometimes a strong wind rises, which causes sea storms. Going to sea on such days is dangerous, so when planning a boat trip in November, you should definitely study the weather forecast.
Maltese winter - the rampage of plants
Winter in Malta - a time of enjoying nature and the surrounding landscape. In winter, nature breathes a sigh of relief after a dry summer, and frequent rains cause a violent growth of plants. Holidays in Malta in the winter - an excellent opportunity to meetNew Yearsurrounded by azure sea, exotic palm trees and fresh oranges, picked straight from the tree.
December is characterized by cool weather with an average temperature of +17.50With frequent rains and winds. The average monthly rainfall is 107.7 mm. Significantly reduced water temperature in the sea +17.40WITH.The local population and tourists are seized by preparations for Christmas and New Year, feverish bustle reigns in stores and boutiques.
In January in Malta there is clear weather with cool evenings and heavy rains. The average monthly rainfall is 94.7 mm. The air is cool, because of the humidity and winds the cold is felt stronger.
February is characterized by sharp changes in the weather during the day. Clear sky can dramatically tighten the clouds, and tedious rain can quickly shatter with the wind. The average temperature in February +160C. The norm of precipitation is 63.4 mm. Sea water + 14.90C. At this time, the northeast wind is increasing, which brings strong storms and waves to the sea. Observation of the elements from a safe distance is one of the favorite activities of rare tourists in Malta in February.
Weather for months at one of the most popular resorts in the Mediterranean helps to choose the optimal time for rest. Summer - for a beach holiday, autumn - for an even tan and kebabs on the seashore, spring - for excursions, winter - for trips to museums and inexpensive shopping.