Today, the UV index suggests low sun danger (0-2) in Sevilla, reaching up to 2.2. 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 Sevilla.
The UV index in Sevilla can get quite high, especially during the summer months. It is not uncommon for the index to reach levels of 8 or higher (very high risk) during this time. It is important to protect yourself from the sun's harmful rays by applying sunscreen, wearing protective clothing, and seeking shade when the UV index is elevated.
Sevilla experiences four distinct seasons throughout the year. During the winter months (December to February), temperatures can drop to around 5 °C (41 °F) while in the summer months (June to August), temperatures can soar up to 40 °C (104 °F) or even higher. Spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) offer milder temperatures, ranging from 15 °C to 25 °C (59 °F to 77 °F).
Compared to other cities in the region, Sevilla has a significantly higher sun exposure due to its geographical location. It receives an average of 3,000 hours of sunshine per year, making it one of the sunniest cities in Europe. This high sun exposure, combined with the hot summer temperatures, highlights the importance of staying hydrated, using sun protection, and taking necessary precautions to prevent heat-related illnesses.
The chart above displays the Shortwave Radiation Sum (MJ/m²) for each day of the last year in Sevilla. It's designed to provide you with a better understanding of the yearly weather and sun exposure.