Magliolo ( in Ligurian: Majeu ) is a municipality with 947 inhabitants (as at 31 December 2012) in the northern Italian region of Liguria. Politically it belongs to the province of Savona.


Magliolo is located in the Valle Maremola on the eponymous river. The municipal land includes altitude 100-1335 meters above sea level. The administrative buildings are located at an altitude of 270 meters.

Magliolo belongs to the Comunità Montana Pollupice and is about 37 kilometers away from the provincial capital Savona.

According to the Italian classifications for seismic activity, the community of zone 4 was assigned. This means that Magliolo located in a seismically inactive zone.


The municipality is classified under climate category D, as the number of degree days has a value of 1991. This means that in Italy legally regulated heating season is between November 1 and April 15 for 12 hours per day.