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Castlemaine 4-day UV forecast

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UV Forecast
Extreme
  • Monday
    Dec 18
    Max UV Index:
    13
    icon 35°C
    Mostly cloudy
    Wind:
    9am - -
    3pm - -
    Chance of rain:
    30%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Tuesday
    Dec 19
    Max UV Index:
    12
    icon 34°C
    Late thunder
    Wind:
    9am - -
    3pm - -
    Chance of rain:
    80%
    Likely amount:
    1-5mm
  • Wednesday
    Dec 20
    Max UV Index:
    11
    icon 24°C
    Late shower
    Wind:
    9am - -
    3pm - -
    Chance of rain:
    20%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Thursday
    Dec 21
    Max UV Index:
    11
    icon 28°C
    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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Ashes third Test delayed as freak storm blows covers off WACA pitch

13:56 EDT

Australia's quest to regain the Ashes has been halted by bad weather on day five of the third test in Perth as a whips through the South West of WA.

WA weather: 'Winter' storm in summer brings rain, strong winds but no major damage

12:12 EDT

A typical "winter" storm that blew through Western Australia's South West at the start of summer has brought with it two months' worth of rain and wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres an hour.

Severe and 'unusual' summer weather forces cancellation of music and Christmas events

22:38 EDT

Major Perth events, including Carols by Candlelight and A Day on the Green, have been cancelled as a severe and unseasonable storm approaches the city.