Málaga is a city and a municipality, capital of the Province of Málaga, in the Autonomous Community of Andalucia, Spain. With a population of 567,433 in 2012, it is the second most populous city of Andalucia and the sixth largest in Spain.
Málaga enjoys a subtropical–mediterranean climate. It has one of the warmest winters in Europe, with average temperatures of 17 °C (62.6 °F) during the day and 7–8 °C (45–46 °F) at night in the period from December through February. The summer season lasts about eight months, from April through November, although in the remaining four months temperatures sometimes reach around 20 °C (68.0 °F).