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Port Macquarie 4-day UV forecast

UV Forecast
Very High
  • Tuesday
    Oct 25
    Max UV Index:
    icon 25°C
    Mostly sunny
    9am - WNW 3km/h
    3pm - ENE 18km/h
    Chance of rain:
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Wednesday
    Oct 26
    Max UV Index:
    icon 27°C
    9am - NW 4km/h
    3pm - ENE 16km/h
    Chance of rain:
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Thursday
    Oct 27
    Max UV Index:
    icon 28°C
    Late shower
    9am - NNW 4km/h
    3pm - SSE 17km/h
    Chance of rain:
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Friday
    Oct 28
    Max UV Index:
    icon 22°C
    Possible shower
    9am - SSE 10km/h
    3pm - SE 19km/h
    Chance of rain:
    Likely amount:

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

Queensland Government calls in Roma flood levee extension amid court challenge

18:05 EDT

The Queensland Government will have the final say in assessing a major flood mitigation levee for Roma in the state's southern inland.

Unrecorded rainfall a dampener on debate around Tennant Creek satellite

15:54 EDT

Residents in Tennant Creek say last weekend's rainfall was not recorded by the system that controversially replaced the local weather radar last year.

Dangerous swells march up the east coast of Australia

14:46 EDT

A deep low pressure system located over the Tasman Sea has whipped up wild winds and large waves in the past 24 hours, with maximum wave heights peaking at eight metres off the coast from Sydney.