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Derby 4-day UV forecast

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UV Forecast
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  • Sunday
    Sep 25
    Max UV Index:
    12
    icon 36°C
    Sunny
    Wind:
    9am - -
    3pm - -
    Chance of rain:
    5%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Monday
    Sep 26
    Max UV Index:
    13
    icon 36°C
    Mostly sunny
    Wind:
    9am - -
    3pm - -
    Chance of rain:
    5%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Tuesday
    Sep 27
    Max UV Index:
    12
    icon 36°C
    Sunny
    Wind:
    9am - -
    3pm - -
    Chance of rain:
    40%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Wednesday
    Sep 28
    Max UV Index:
    13
    icon 36°C
    Mostly sunny
    Wind:
    9am - -
    3pm - -
    Chance of rain:
    40%
    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

NSW weather: Forbes warned to evacuate as Lachlan River nears unexpectedly high peak

11:19 EST

At least 100 homes have been inundated with water and people have been evacuated from Forbes in central-western NSW, as floodwaters cut off roads and cause widespread damage to crops.

Canberra splashes out

11:08 EST

With a few showers and storms on the cards today and throughout the week ahead, will Canberra break it's September rain record? With Lake George looking more like a wetland than a wasteland, the additional amount of rain hasn't gone unnoticed.

NSW weather: Evacuation order issued for Forbes ahead of Lachlan River peak

23:13 EST

An evacuation order has been issued for residents of Forbes in central-western New South Wales, but the State Emergency Service (SES) is concerned some people are choosing to leave their homes late.