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Cape Leeuwin 4-day UV forecast

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UV Forecast
Extreme
  • Thursday
    Feb 22
    Max UV Index:
    12
    icon 25°C
    Mostly sunny
    Wind:
    9am - -
    3pm - -
    Chance of rain:
    50%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Friday
    Feb 23
    Max UV Index:
    12
    icon 22°C
    Possible shower
    Wind:
    9am - -
    3pm - -
    Chance of rain:
    20%
    Likely amount:
    < 1mm
  • Saturday
    Feb 24
    Max UV Index:
    12
    icon 24°C
    Possible thunderstorm
    Wind:
    9am - -
    3pm - -
    Chance of rain:
    60%
    Likely amount:
    5-10mm
  • Sunday
    Feb 25
    Max UV Index:
    11
    icon 23°C
    Thunderstorms clearing
    Wind:
    9am - -
    3pm - -
    Chance of rain:
    50%
    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

Cape Town's Day Zero pushed back, but authorities say drought threat still real

21:19 EDT

Theewaterskloof dam looks more like a desert.

Cyclone season takes toll on northern WA as yet another tropical low looms

19:12 EDT

The reopening of the flooded highway network in WA's north has offered temporary relief for truckies and travellers, but weary residents are being warned the abnormally hectic cyclone season may be set to continue, with a chance of more severe weather and flooding next week.

Storms, wind and hail damages properties and causes widespread blackouts in north Queensland

15:42 EDT

Fence posts were sent hurtling through walls as wild storms ripped through Queensland's central highlands, leaving tens of thousands of homes without power.