Malta, an Island country in southern Europe, is in the eastern basin of Mediterranean Sea. It is
one of the world’s smallest and most densely populated countries. Out of the seven islands only
three, Malta, Gozo and Comino are inhabited. It is located about 80 kms (50 miles from the Italian
island of Sicily across the Malta Channel. It is a popular tourist destination for numerous
recreational areas, architectural and historical monuments, UNESCO World Heritage Sites,
temples and old structures among others. Valletta is the capital, the largest city, the airport Malta
is located in village Luqa and Heliport Goza in Xewkija.
Getting around: Personal and rental autos, taxis, buses, ferries, water taxis and tour vehicles.
Tourist seasons: High tourist season is from June to August, mid season April, May, September
October and low season November to March.
Weather: Climatological Information Luqa, Malta, source Meteorological Office Malta
International Airport. Altitudes and other factors may substantially influence the weather
conditions in the same city, town and neighborhood. Historical data may not be relied on for
current conditions. Visit relevant source for other climate variables.
100mm = 3.9370 inches, 50mm = 1.9685 inches,
25mm = 0.9842 inches, 12.5mm = 0.4921 inches
- Climatological information is based on monthly averages for the 30-year period 1961-1990.
- Mean number of precipitation days = Mean number of days with at least 1 mm of precipitation.
- Precipitation includes both rain and snow.
Attention: Please note that the averaging period for climatological information and the
definition of "Mean Number of Precipitation Days" quoted in this web site may be different for
different countries. Hence, care should be taken when city climatologies are compared.
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