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Colac 4-day UV forecast

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UV Forecast
Moderate
  • Monday
    Aug 31
    Max UV Index:
    4
    icon 12°C
    Mostly sunny
    Wind:
    9am - SSW 10km/h
    3pm - SSE 18km/h
    Chance of rain:
    10%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Tuesday
    Sep 1
    Max UV Index:
    4
    icon 15°C
    Fog then sunny
    Wind:
    9am - NNE 9km/h
    3pm - ENE 17km/h
    Chance of rain:
    90%
    Likely amount:
    1-5mm
  • Wednesday
    Sep 2
    Max UV Index:
    4
    icon 14°C
    Rain
    Wind:
    9am - NE 19km/h
    3pm - NNE 24km/h
    Chance of rain:
    90%
    Likely amount:
    10-20mm
  • Thursday
    Sep 3
    Max UV Index:
    4
    icon 13°C
    Rain
    Wind:
    9am - S 20km/h
    3pm - SSW 34km/h
    Chance of rain:
    80%
    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

Dairy farmers keeping stock out of floods around the Shoalhaven on South Coast of New South Wales

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09:16 EST

Victoria's Gippsland has experienced its coldest winter in 26 years, playing havoc with horticultural crops.

Sydney's long spell of surf

13:50 EST

Sydney-siders have been spoilt for choice in the surf department over the past few days.