UV index today  UV Index

UV Index in Georgetown

UV index


Cloud cover



00.0 ℃


Today's UV index in Georgetown, Guyana Guyana will be up to 12, indicating a extreme 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

UV index at 12 in Georgetown means extreme risk; limit outdoor time from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., use shade, protective clothing, SPF 30+ sunscreen, and sunglasses; watch for bright surfaces like water and snow increasing UV exposure.

Georgetown's UV Index

The UV index in Georgetown, Guyana, can reach high levels, especially during the dry season. It is important to be aware of this and take appropriate measures to protect yourself from excessive sun exposure.

Weather Seasons

UV index

Georgetown has two main weather seasons: a dry season from September to April and a wet season from May to August. The dry season is characterized by higher temperatures and lower humidity, while the wet season sees frequent rain showers and cooler temperatures.

Georgetown's Climate

Compared to its region and neighboring countries, Georgetown has a relatively low altitude and is located near the equator. This results in a tropical climate with consistently high temperatures and humidity year-round. In contrast, many of Guyana's neighbors in the Caribbean and Central America experience more pronounced seasonal changes and varying levels of precipitation.

Annual Sun Radiation

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


* This page's content about the UV index in Georgetown (Guyana) is for educational and informational purposes only. The developers and data providers are not liable for the accuracy, reliability, or availability of the information. The information is not a substitute for professional medical advice, and the developers and data providers are not medical professionals. Seek advice from a qualified health provider for any medical concerns, and do not disregard medical advice or delay seeking it based on the information provided on this site.