UVI Forecast

 

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UV Index UV Index UV Index UV Index UV Index UV Index
10.5 10.3 10.1 9.8 9.6 9.5
 Extreme   Very High   Very High   Very High   Very High   Very High 

UV forecast courtesy of and Copyright © KNMI/ESA (http://www.temis.nl/). Used with permission.

UV Index Legend
UV Index Scale
 
 
  Current UV Index:  0.0     @ 

 

UV Index Values

Exposure Categories

1 - 2 Low - Wearing a hat is sufficient protection.
3 - 5 Moderate - Wearing a hat and a sunscreen with SPF 15 is recommended.
6 - 7 High - Wearing a hat, a sunscreen with SPF 30 and staying in the shade is recommended.
8 - 10  Very High - In addition to the precautions recommended above, it is advised to stay indoors between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.
** Beachgoers should know that white sand and other bright surfaces reflect UV and can double UV exposure.
11 + Extreme - In addition to the precautions recommended above, it is advised to stay indoors if possible.
** Beachgoers should know that white sand and other bright surfaces reflect UV and can double UV exposure.
UV Index Category Sunburn Time
over 10 extreme less than 10 minutes
8-10 very high about 15 minutes
6-7 high about 20 minutes
3-5 moderate about 30 minutes
1-2 low more than 1 hour

When the UV index is over 9, UV-B is extremely strong, and you will burn in less than 15 minutes.