Today's UV index in Ramallah, Palestine will be up to 3.4, indicating moderate risk of harm from the sun's UV rays for the average person. Check our tips for today to make sure you're safe in the sun.
With a UV index reaching up to 3.4 in Ramallah, stay shaded during midday when the sun is strongest; wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, UV-blocking sunglasses; apply SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days; and be cautious of heightened UV on bright surfaces.
Read more here about the climate and sun exposure in and around Ramallah.
The UV index in Ramallah can range from moderate to high levels, reaching up to 8 (Very High) during the summer months. It is important to protect your skin from the harmful effects of excessive UV radiation by using sunscreen, wearing protective clothing, and seeking shade when needed.
Ramallah experiences four distinct seasons throughout the year. Winter, from December to February, is characterized by cool temperatures ranging from 6 °C (43 °F) to 14 °C (57 °F) with occasional rain showers. Spring, from March to May, sees mild and pleasant weather with temperatures between 12 °C (54 °F) and 23 °C (73 °F). Summer, from June to August, brings hot and dry conditions, with temperatures averaging around 28 °C (82 °F). Autumn, from September to November, is characterized by mild temperatures ranging from 15 °C (59 °F) to 24 °C (75 °F).
Located in the Middle East, Ramallah experiences a climate similar to the surrounding region. However, the city enjoys a moderate level of sun exposure throughout the year. Summers are generally sunny and dry, with temperatures sometimes reaching above 35 °C (95 °F). The city's altitude and geographical position provide relief from extreme heat compared to lower-lying areas in the region.
The chart above displays the Shortwave Radiation Sum (MJ/m²) for each day of the last year in Ramallah. It's designed to provide you with a better understanding of the yearly weather and sun exposure.