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UV Index in Algiers

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Today's UV index in Algiers, Algeria Algeria will be up to 7.6, indicating a high level of sun exposure for the average person. Check the annual sun radiation in the city and our tips for today to make sure you're safe in the sun.


Today's tips

With Algiers's UV index reaching 7.6, protect your skin from harm by staying in shade, wearing protective clothing, and applying SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., when UV rays are strongest.

Algiers's UV Index

The UV index in Algiers, Algeria, can reach high levels during the summer months, often exceeding 10 on a scale of 11+. It is important to protect yourself from harmful UV rays during these times.

Weather Seasons

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Algiers experiences a Mediterranean climate, with hot, dry summers and mild, wet winters. Spring and autumn are typically mild and pleasant, with temperatures ranging from 15-25°C (59-77°F). Summers are hot and can exceed 30°C (86°F), while winters are mild and wet with temperatures rarely dropping below 10°C (50°F).

Algiers's Climate

Compared to its region and neighboring countries, Algiers has a more temperate climate due to its location on the Mediterranean coast. Inland cities in Algeria and neighboring countries such as Tunisia and Morocco experience hotter summer temperatures and colder winter temperatures due to their desert climates. The coastal location of Algiers provides it with a milder climate year-round.

Annual Sun Radiation

The chart below displays the average Shortwave Radiation Sum (MJ/m²) for each month of the last year in Algiers. It's designed to provide you with a better understanding of the yearly weather and sun exposure.


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