Ultraviolet (UV) Index Forecast

State UV Index Forecast Map

Map of South Australia showing locations where Ultra Violet (UV) index forcasts are available - click on a location to go its UV index forecast. Adelaide Ceduna Clare Coober Pedy Coonawarra Keith Kingscote Leigh Creek Maitland Mount Gambier Murray Bridge Naracoorte Nuriootpa Port Augusta Port Lincoln Port Pirie Renmark Roxby Downs Victor Harbor Whyalla Woomera Wudinna

Notes:

  • These map locations identify stations where the weather observation data is collected. In some cases, these stations are located a short distance from corresponding towns, most commonly at local airports.
  • This map should not be used to reference locations accurately.

State UV Index Forecast Table

South Australia UV Index Forecast valid Thursday 24 July 2014
Location Sun Protection Recommended between (local time) Maximum UV Index UV Index Broken cloud UV Index Overcast
Adelaide No UV Alert 2 1 1
Ceduna No UV Alert 2 1 1
Clare No UV Alert 2 1 1
Coober Pedy 11.20 am to 1.50 pm 4 2 2
Coonawarra No UV Alert 2 1 1
Keith No UV Alert 2 1 1
Kingscote No UV Alert 2 1 1
Leigh Creek 11.20 am to 1.20 pm 3 2 1
Maitland No UV Alert 2 1 1
Mount Gambier No UV Alert 2 1 1
Murray Bridge No UV Alert 2 1 1
Naracoorte No UV Alert 2 1 1
Nuriootpa No UV Alert 2 1 1
Port Augusta No UV Alert 2 1 1
Port Lincoln No UV Alert 2 1 1
Port Pirie No UV Alert 2 1 1
Renmark No UV Alert 2 1 1
Roxby Downs 11.40 am to 1.20 pm 3 2 1
Victor Harbor No UV Alert 2 1 1
Whyalla No UV Alert 2 1 1
Woomera 11.50 am to 1.10 pm 3 2 1
Wudinna No UV Alert 2 1 1

 

 

Map legend:
      11+ (violet) extreme,
      8-10 (red) very high,
      6-7 (orange) high,
      3-5 (yellow) moderate,
      1-2 (green) low
      Protect yourself in 5 ways:
      1) Slip on sun-protective clothing, 
      2) Slop on SPF30+ sunscreen. Reapply every two hours, 
      3) Slap on a broad-brimmed hat, 
      4) Seek shade, 
      5) Slide on wrap-around sunglasses.

Check and Protect

It is important for all Australians or visitors to Australia, to look and listen for UV Index levels in local weather forecasts.

Remember

You should use a combination of sun protection measures to keep you safe from UV radiation - never rely on just one.

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