Today, the UV index suggests low sun danger (0-2) in Örebro, reaching up to 1.8. 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 Örebro.
In Örebro, Sweden, the UV index ranges from 1 (low) to 8 (very high). During summer months, the index usually peaks between 2 and 6, which means moderate to high risk of harmful UV rays. Remember to use sunscreen, wear protective clothing, and seek shade during the peak hours of 10 am to 4 pm to minimize the risk of sunburn and skin damage.
Örebro experiences four distinct seasons. Spring (March-May) brings mild temperatures averaging around 5-15 °C (41-59 °F), with occasional rain showers. Summer (June-August) is pleasantly warm, with temperatures ranging from 20-25 °C (68-77 °F). Autumn (September-November) gradually cools down, with temperatures dropping to 5-10 °C (41-50 °F). Winter (December-February) is cold, averaging from -5 to -10 °C (23-14 °F), with frequent snowfall.
Compared to its region, Örebro enjoys a moderate amount of sun exposure. With an average of 1,800-2,000 hours of sunshine per year, the city has a similar solar potential to other central regions of Sweden. Nevertheless, it is essential to protect yourself from harmful UV rays all year round, as excessive exposure can lead to sunburn and increase the risk of skin cancer.
The chart above displays the Shortwave Radiation Sum (MJ/m²) for each day of the last year in Örebro. It's designed to provide you with a better understanding of the yearly weather and sun exposure.