Today, the UV index suggests low sun danger (0-2) in Düsseldorf, reaching up to 0.6. Remember sunglasses and SPF 30+ on sunny days, and be cautious around reflective surfaces like sand, water, and snow for increased UV exposure.
Read more here about the climate and sun exposure in and around Düsseldorf.
The UV index in Düsseldorf usually ranges from 2 to 6 throughout the year. This means that on a scale from 0 to 11, Düsseldorf experiences low to moderate UV radiation. It is important to protect your skin during peak hours, especially in the summer months when the UV index is higher.
Düsseldorf experiences four distinct seasons: spring, summer, autumn, and winter. Spring is mild with temperatures around 10-15 °C (50-59 °F) and occasional rainfall. Summer is warm and humid, with temperatures averaging 20-25 °C (68-77 °F). Autumn brings cooler temperatures, usually ranging from 10-15 °C (50-59 °F), and colorful foliage. Winter is cold, often below freezing, with temperatures between -2 to 5 °C (28-41 °F).
Compared to its region, Düsseldorf enjoys a moderate amount of sun exposure. Due to its location in the western part of Germany, it receives slightly more sunshine than its neighbors. However, the climate remains relatively mild all year round, which contributes to the pleasant weather in this region of the country.
The chart above displays the Shortwave Radiation Sum (MJ/m²) for each day of the last year in Düsseldorf. It's designed to provide you with a better understanding of the yearly weather and sun exposure.