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Mt Nowa Nowa 4-day UV forecast

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UV Forecast
Extreme
  • Friday
    Jan 19
    Max UV Index:
    14
    icon 40°C
    Sunny
    Wind:
    9am - N 12km/h
    3pm - WSW 3km/h
    Chance of rain:
    5%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Saturday
    Jan 20
    Max UV Index:
    13
    icon 32°C
    Mostly sunny
    Wind:
    9am - W 8km/h
    3pm - S 6km/h
    Chance of rain:
    30%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Sunday
    Jan 21
    Max UV Index:
    12
    icon 30°C
    Mostly cloudy
    Wind:
    9am - NNW 5km/h
    3pm - SE 4km/h
    Chance of rain:
    60%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Monday
    Jan 22
    Max UV Index:
    12
    icon 27°C
    Clearing shower
    Wind:
    9am - W 8km/h
    3pm - SSW 9km/h
    Chance of rain:
    40%
    Likely amount:
    1-5mm

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

Parts of Australia passing 40C today as others brace for a hot weekend

12:13 EDT

Very hot and dry conditions have been forecast across the country today and over the weekend, fuelling warnings of extreme fire danger in some states.

Australian Open: Heat policy needs to be looked at, Djokovic says, but Federer maintains his cool

11:54 EDT

The hottest topic of the Australian Open is once again the heat after a day in which Melbourne sweltered and players just about got roasted on court.

SA heatwave will not affect power supply, Treasurer says, as TDU amateur cyclists ignore warnings

11:38 EDT

The South Australian Government is not expecting to use the state's new backup diesel power generators despite extreme weather forcing a tight power supply balance.