The Met Office at the Malta International Airport has just issues an Orange warning for ‘Extreme High Temperatures’ for Sunday between 13:00 and 17:00h (1 and 5 PM) . The Met office also warns of a Yellow warning between 11am and 7pm. The temperature at 10.30am was 35 degrees Celsius. Artist Gorg Mallia was not amused and took to his pens.
Meanwhile weather sites on Facebook are estimating a high of 38 degrees.
All temperatures are measured in the shade.
Families are generally advised by authorities to keep their children as well as elderly persons well protected and hydrated.