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Tag Archives: UV
Becoming warmer this weekend
After a chilly end to April with snow and frosts, May has got off to a warmer start, and temperatures are forecast to climb further through the weekend with further sunshine. The rise in temperatures is a result of a … Continue reading
Posted in Met Office News Tagged air quality, hot, Met Office, Pollen, Pollution, spring, sunny, sunshine, temperature, thunder, UK, UV, warm, weather, weather forecasting Comments Off on Becoming warmer this weekend
UV levels over 2015 Easter holidays
Updated Tuesday 7 April 2015 At this time of year, despite still feeling quite cool, the sun can be as strong as it is in September. The UK often experiences higher than normal UV levels in April and May as … Continue reading
Posted in Met Office News Tagged Easter holidays 2015, low ozone, ozone hole, sunburn, sunny, UV, UV forecast Comments Off on UV levels over 2015 Easter holidays
Guest blog: UV index forecast, helping you to keep safe in the sun.
As the sun is set to make a reappearance this weekend, Charlotte Fionda of the Karen Clifford Skin Cancer Charity writes this guest blog: Last week was Sun Awareness Week, even though the sun did not appear to be aware of it in many places. … Continue reading
Posted in Met Office News Tagged Cancer, forecast, Health, Met Office, Skcin, skin cancer, Skin cancer charity, Sun, Ultraviolet, Ultraviolet index, UV Comments Off on Guest blog: UV index forecast, helping you to keep safe in the sun.