February to feel like springtime in Nerja

almond tree

After a terrible start to the year weather-wise with Storm Gloria leaving behind 12 fatalities and unprecedented damage in the Balearics and Alicante coastline the national weather service AEMET is predicting a spring-like feel to February. Forget about the hail storms of the previous week in Malaga as temperatures are set to rise in what AEMET is calling “veranillo en …

Hail storms bring chaos to Malaga roads

Early morning hail storms have caused massive traffic jams on Malaga roads. The traffic jams are mainly in the direction of Cadiz and on the Guadalhorce motorway. Heavy hail and rain that swept through the province this morning have caused traffic tailbacks on most major roads leading into Malaga. On the ring road and the A-357 traffic jams were at …

Winter temperatures to be higher than normal

warm winter for Nerja

After what has been a particularly wet autumn the State Meteorological Agency (AEMET), has studied all the models and historical data and is saying we can look forward to a warmer than normal winter.   As for November and December, the amount of rainfall should be within the normal range blaming the warming of the Mediterranean, for the recent rainy …

The whole of Malaga province is under a yellow weather alert

rain in Nerja

Aemet, the Spanish Met Office is warning residents that over 20 litres of rain per square metre could fall in an hour over anywhere in the province this weekend.   The national weather authority issued its latest alert after 45 litres per square metre of rain drenched Rhonda on Thursday leading to flash floods. The torrential rain started around 4pm …

Yellow Weather Alert for Malaga and the Surrounding Area

The forecast predicts as much as 15 litres of rainfall per square metre an hour with even more falling further west in Marbella, Estepona and Manilva. The worst of the weather is expected to last from Friday morning until Saturday afternoon as the storm travels in a westerly direction. Currently, there are 27 peninsular provinces are on yellow alert for heavy …

Weather alert for Andalucia

All eight provinces in Andalucia are on ‘yellow alert’ today, Tuesday, for heavy rains, string winds, snow and rough seas.

Antena 3 Televisión report ‘live’ from Burriana beach

A team from Antena 3 Televisión were down on Burriana beach today for a ‘live’ broadcast for the three o’clock news. Presenter Manuel Álvarez conducted a number of interviews with members of the public, basically discussing the weather situation in Nerja.

Cooler temperatures expected

According to the meteorological office, cloud, rain and cooler temperatures will return to much of the peninsular tomorrow, Tuesday May 14th, and will continue through the weekend before stabilising once more.

Cold weather to continue for a few days

The current cold weather, with temperatures ranging from 4 to 14 degrees, is expected to continue in Málaga province until Wednesday, after which the mercury should rise quite considerably. At least this is the latest forecast. There could be some rain on Friday during the ‘puente’ for Constitution Day (December 6th) and Immaculate Conception (December 8th).