The climate in Malta is warm and healthy. There are no biting winds, fog, snow or frost. Rain falls for only short periods and averages about 578 mm in a whole year.
Average temperature is 14.1° C in winter (Nov – Apr) and 32° C in summer (May – Oct). The sun shines for an average of 6.46 hours each day in winter and 10.11 hours in summer.
The hottest period is from mid-July to mid-September. The following table gives the monthly averages taken over a 30 year period for hours of bright sunshine, temperatures and rainfall (Source Malta Tourism Authority):
|Month||Sunshine Hrs||Rainfall (mm)||° C Min ° C Max||Sea° C|