News Local Fine weather continues, showers forecast on Wednesday

Fine weather continues, showers forecast on Wednesday

Sunday will be mainly fine as high pressure continues to affect the area.

Light dust is possible in the atmosphere from Tuesday evening, the met office said.

Today will be mainly fine.  Temperatures will be 19 C inland and on the coasts and 11 C in the mountains.

Tonight there will be increased cloud and temperatures will fall to 3 C inland, 6 C on the coast and  -1 C in the higher mountains.

Monday will see intervals of cloud and temperatures will remain the same except for the west where a small increase is expected, remaining above average for the time of year.

Tuesday will be mainly fine becoming cloudy at intervals at night. Temperatures will edge down except for the west coast where it will remain the same.

Wednesday will be mainly cloudy and scattered showers are forecast with the possibility also of isolated thunderstorms. Snow is expected to fall in the Troodos mountains, mainly in the afternoon.

Temperatures will drop slightly to close to average for the time of year.

At the time of issue of the met office bulletin on Sunday morning, there was 51 cm of snow at Troodos Square.


Top Stories

Three injuries from two separate accidents in Paphos district

Three people were injured in two separate traffic accidents in Paphos district over the past 24 hours, Philenews reported on Tuesday. In the first one,...

UK study: Evidence of waning antibody immunity to COVID-19 over time

Antibodies against the novel coronavirus declined rapidly in the British population during the summer, a study found on Tuesday, suggesting protection after infection may...

Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 43.32 million

More than 43.32 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 1,156,285​ have died, according to a Reuters...

Foreign Ministers of Greece-Cyprus-Israel meet in Athens

A trilateral meeting of the Foreign Affairs Ministers of Greece, Cyprus, and Israel takes place in Athens on Tuesday. The agenda of the meeting includes...

President Anastasiades reiterates Cyprus problem solution based on UN resolutions

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has reiterated the unwavering commitment of his government to a solution of the Cyprus problem based on UN resolutions, the...


Squash soup

Ingredients: 1 kg pumpkin, cut into small cubes, approximately 5 cups 2 medium (400g) sweet potatoes, cut into cubes, approximately 2 ½ cups 1 chopped leek, only...


No visit to Cyprus is complete without enjoying the traditional meal of many small dishes known as ‘meze’. This large feast, which has been a...

Prawns with fried cheese, barley shaped pasta

Put the barley shaped pasta into a small pan with salted water, bring to a boil and when tender, drain. Peal the prawns leaving...

Salmon and shrimp sheftalies

Mix all ingredients for tabbouli in a bowl and keep to one side so flavours can combine. Prepare the sheftalies: wash and soak the casing...