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UV Index in Lugano

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Today's UV index in Lugano, Switzerland Switzerland will be up to 7.2, 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 Lugano's UV index reaching 7.2, 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.

Lugano's UV Index

The UV index in Lugano, Switzerland can reach high levels during the summer months, with a maximum index of 8. It is important to protect your skin during these times.

Weather Seasons

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Lugano experiences four distinct seasons. Spring is mild and sometimes rainy, summer is warm and sunny, autumn is cool and dry, and winter is cold with occasional snow.

Lugano's Climate

Compared to its region and neighboring countries, Lugano's climate is relatively mild due to its location in the southern part of Switzerland and near Lake Lugano. It is warmer and less rainy than other parts of the country, and also has milder winters than its alpine neighbors in Italy and Austria.

Annual Sun Radiation

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


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