Today, the UV index suggests low sun danger (0-2) in Randers, reaching up to 0.4. 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 Randers.
The UV index in Randers varies throughout the year. In summer (June to August), when the sun is strongest, the UV index can reach high levels, ranging from 6 to 8. This means it is crucial to protect your skin by applying sunscreen, wearing sunglasses, and seeking shade during peak hours to avoid sunburns and potential skin damage.
Randers experiences four distinct seasons: spring, summer, autumn, and winter. Spring (March to May) brings cool temperatures ranging from 5 °C to 15 °C (41 °F to 59 °F), with occasional rain showers. Summer (June to August) is pleasant, with temperatures averaging around 18 °C to 22 °C (64 °F to 72 °F) and occasional heatwaves. Autumn (September to November) brings cooler temperatures ranging from 8 °C to 16 °C (46 °F to 61 °F), along with beautiful foliage. Winter (December to February) is cold, with temperatures varying from -1 °C to 4 °C (30 °F to 39 °F) and occasional snowfall.
Compared to its region, Randers experiences a moderate amount of sun exposure. Similar to other areas in Denmark, it is typically not as sunny as more southern regions. However, during summer months, Randers still receives a fair amount of sunlight compared to the cooler and often cloudier autumn and winter seasons. It is important to stay aware of the UV index and adjust your sun protection accordingly throughout the year.
The chart above displays the Shortwave Radiation Sum (MJ/m²) for each day of the last year in Randers. It's designed to provide you with a better understanding of the yearly weather and sun exposure.