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Balranald 4-day UV forecast

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UV Forecast
Moderate
  • Wednesday
    Sep 19
    Max UV Index:
    5
    icon 18°C
    Mostly sunny
    Wind:
    9am - -
    3pm - -
    Chance of rain:
    5%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Thursday
    Sep 20
    Max UV Index:
    5
    icon 19°C
    Frost then sunny
    Wind:
    9am - -
    3pm - -
    Chance of rain:
    5%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Friday
    Sep 21
    Max UV Index:
    6
    icon 22°C
    Sunny
    Wind:
    9am - -
    3pm - -
    Chance of rain:
    5%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Saturday
    Sep 22
    Max UV Index:
    6
    icon 26°C
    Mostly sunny
    Wind:
    9am - -
    3pm - -
    Chance of rain:
    5%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm

Sun Protecting Tips

Protect yourself in five ways from skin cancer

  • Apply SPF30+ broad spectrum water resistant sun-screen liberally to clean, dry skin, atleast 15 minutes before being exposed to the sun, and reapply at least every two hours when outdoors.
  • Put on a broad-brimmed hat that shades your face, neck and ears.
  • Wear sun protective clothing that covers as much of your body as possible.
  • Seek shade
  • Wear wrap-around sunglasses

Avoid going outdoors unprotected between 10am - 3pm when ultraviolet radiation is the strongest.

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Weather News

Showers ahead for eastern NSW but remaining dry in the west

10:57 EST

Showers and thunderstorms will affect some northern and eastern parts of NSW during the next week, although there's little rain in sight for the state's parched west.

Hospitalisations increase and asphalt hits 60 degrees without Darwin heat mitigation strategy

10:22 EST

Unmitigated heat during hot Darwin days is driving up energy consumption and threatening lives, according to research by the University of New South Wales.

Growers, agronomists and analysts say sector has more ups and downs than a game of snakes and ladders

06:14 EST

It is not too often a board game and the grain sector go hand in hand, but as growers wait to plant a summer crop the season is being likened to "snakes and ladders".