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In recent years, water shortages and rationing has been a feature of summer life in Cyprus. According to Kyriacos Kyrou, the Director of the Cyprus Water Development Department this is “No longer on the cards”.

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Snow in Cyprus

On 10 March 2011 By

This morning, I saw snow for the first time in Cyprus.  It’s our third winter in Cyprus, so I’m guessing this is unusual.

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Springtime in Cyprus

On 28 February 2011 By

Spring in Cyprus is just the best. The winter’s rains bring the countryside to life. February and March are months of verdant colours to savour.

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Cyprus weather in October

On 2 November 2009 By

Cyprus in October is very pleasant. Most of the time it's still sunny and warm, though being autumn you can expect some showers about.  Beware – when it decides to rain in Cyprus – it really rains!

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Cyprus in September

On 9 October 2009 By

After the hottest months of July and August, September sees slightly more comfortable weather.

Being the month of the Autumn equinox, it also tends to be a bit more breezy than the high summer months.

You might even see a brief shower of rain!

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Cyprus in August

On 3 September 2009 By

High summer in Cyprus! Both July and August are the hottest months of the year with wall-to-wall sunshine pretty much guaranteed.

These are months in which to plan anything strenuous either early in the morning or in the evenings. During the middle of the day you need to be in the shade or taking it [...]

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Cyprus in July

On 7 August 2009 By

July is probably the hottest month of the year in Cyprus.  Wall-to-wall sunshine is pretty much a certainty – though sometimes the high humidity does lead to mist on the coasts or cloud over the mountains.

This is a month to take it easy.  Anything involving physical effort is very difficult – after 8am the temperature [...]

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Cyprus in June

On 1 July 2009 By

High summer in Cyprus is now with us!  It’s hot, it’s sunny and Cyprus is a great place to be.

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Cyprus in May

On 4 June 2009 By

May is a great month to visit Cyprus.  Spring is well and truly turning into Summer, the skies are blue pretty much every day, it’s very warm without being oppressively hot, the evenings are pleasant making outdoor eating normal rather than the exception.

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Cyprus in April

On 6 May 2009 By

April in Cyprus is delightful.  It’s pleasantly warm, it’s Easter and the tourists are now returning in force.  All this adds up to Cyprus being a really good place to be in April.

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