Today, the UV index suggests low sun danger (0-2) in Liège, reaching up to 0.7. 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 Liège.
The UV index in Liège varies throughout the year, reaching its peak during the summer months. In July and August, the UV index ranges from 6 to 8, which is considered high. It is important to protect your skin during these months by using sunscreen, wearing hats, and seeking shade when necessary.
Liège experiences four distinct weather seasons. Spring (March to May) brings mild temperatures ranging from 8 °C to 16 °C (46 °F to 61 °F) with occasional rainfall. Summer (June to August) brings warm to hot temperatures, averaging around 21 °C to 25 °C (70 °F to 77 °F). Autumn (September to November) is characterized by cooler temperatures ranging from 10 °C to 16 °C (50 °F to 61 °F) and an increase in rainfall. Winter (December to February) brings cold temperatures averaging 0 °C to 6 °C (32 °F to 43 °F) and occasional snowfall.
Liège, located in the Wallonia region of Belgium, experiences similar weather patterns as its neighboring cities. However, due to its geographical location, Liège receives less sun exposure compared to cities located further south. This results in milder summers and cooler winters compared to regions with more significant sun exposure.
The chart above displays the Shortwave Radiation Sum (MJ/m²) for each day of the last year in Liège. It's designed to provide you with a better understanding of the yearly weather and sun exposure.