Best time to visit Sliema

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When is the best time to visit Sliema?

The best time to visit Sliema is May and June based on the following average weather conditions.

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Max Day Temperature (°C)

  • 15°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Sliema15
  • 15°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Sliema15
  • 16°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Sliema16
  • 19°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Sliema19
  • 23°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Sliema23
  • 27°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Sliema27
  • 30°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Sliema30
  • 30°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Sliema30
  • 28°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Sliema28
  • 24°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Sliema24
  • 20°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Sliema20
  • 17°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Sliema17

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The weather guide for Malta (Sliema) shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia) & today's weather forecast provided by meteoblue. Find out more about our data sources.

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About Sliema

If you're looking for somewhere that blends a little bit of everything, then Sliema is probably the place for you.

Sitting comfortably between the bustling capital of Valletta and the party town of Paceville, Sliema has long attracted the wealthy after a touch of sophistication.

Sliema waterfront, Malta © lloydi - Flickr Creative Commons
Sliema waterfront, Malta © lloydi - Flickr Creative Commons

It's home to a pretty but rocky beach and, although the locals aren't phased, most tourists tend to opt for the lidos dotted around the town.

Sliema is a haven for big spenders with numerous designer shops, chic bars (such as the popular Step Down Bar), and gourmet restaurants.

You'll find all the real late night action 15 minutes up the road in Paceville's piazza in neighbouring St Julian's.

Kids and adults will delight in meeting the dolphins at the Mediterraneo Marine Park, or take a jeep safari to explore more of the surrounding area.

Other nearby excursions include a trip to St George's Bay, a sandy beach lined with an array of bars and cafes, and boat trips of every kind.

Which is the hottest month in Sliema?

The hottest time of year in Sliema is normally August. Expect maximum daytime temperatures to reach 30°C with high heat and humidity.

Which month has the most rain in Sliema?

In terms of rainfall, December is usually the wettest month in Sliema with 99mm on average. There are normally 13 days in December with some rain.

When is it sunniest in Sliema?

The sunniest time of year in Sliema is normally July with bright sunshine on average for 81% of daylight hours; that's 12 hours of sunshine per day.

When is the sea warmest in Sliema?

The sea is usually at its warmest in Sliema in August when the water temperature reaches 26°C.

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