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Welcome to the October night sky. We are now at the time of the year when the nights last longer than the days in the northern hemisphere. The further north you go, the more darkness begins to...

August, without any argument, has been a very bad month for forest fires. Despite all the activities to help prevent fires, some of the worst fires for years occurred in the north of Portugal and...

Welcome to the September night sky. This is the month of cooler evenings and longer, darker nights in the northern hemisphere. The Sun crosses the celestial equator on September 22 heading...

Welcome to the August night sky. This month we get a rare opportunity to spot the elusive planet Mercury low on the western horizon just after sunset from the beginning of the month.

We...

Welcome to the July night sky. The warm nights of this month offer the ideal conditions for all-night stargazing.

If you look towards the south in the early evening, we have the milky way...

Welcome to the June night sky. This is the month of the summer solstice in the northern hemisphere. It occurs when the Sun reaches its highest point in the daylight sky and therefore we have the...

Welcome to the May night sky. The big event of this month is the transit of Mercury across the face of the Sun. These transits of Mercury can only happen at the moment during the months of May or...

Welcome to the April night sky. This is the month when we have the chance to spot the elusive planet Mercury. It will be visible during the first two weeks of the month just after sunset, low on...

Welcome to the March night sky. This is the month of the spring equinox when the sun passes the celestial equator travelling northwards. It marks the end of winter in the northern hemisphere and...

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