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Adelaide Ap 4-day UV forecast

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UV Forecast
Very High
  • Thursday
    Oct 18
    Max UV Index:
    8
    icon 20°C
    Sunny
    Wind:
    9am - WNW 11km/h
    3pm - WNW 12km/h
    Chance of rain:
    10%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Friday
    Oct 19
    Max UV Index:
    7
    icon 28°C
    Windy
    Wind:
    9am - NE 29km/h
    3pm - NNW 34km/h
    Chance of rain:
    50%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Saturday
    Oct 20
    Max UV Index:
    8
    icon 19°C
    Mostly sunny
    Wind:
    9am - WSW 20km/h
    3pm - WSW 21km/h
    Chance of rain:
    5%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Sunday
    Oct 21
    Max UV Index:
    8
    icon 23°C
    Sunny
    Wind:
    9am - NE 11km/h
    3pm - WNW 13km/h
    Chance of rain:
    10%
    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

BoM predicts more storms as Penrith hit with one month's rain in half an hour

13:51 EDT

The heavens opened hard and fast in western Sydney last night, with some areas receiving a month's worth of rain in half an hour.

Grazier's heartbreak watching rain pass him by

10:50 EDT

As the crow flies, pastoralists Lachlan Gall and Brendan Cullen live about 100 kilometres apart in the far west of New South Wales.

Stormy week continues in NSW

10:42 EDT

Severe thunderstorm warnings have been issued in NSW each day this week, with more dangerous storms likely to develop in central and northern parts of the state on Thursday.