Today, the UV index suggests low sun danger (0-2) in Villach, reaching up to 1.3. 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 Villach.
The UV index in Villach typically ranges from moderate to high throughout the year. During the summer months (June to August), when the sun is strongest, the UV index can reach levels of 7 or higher (high). It is important to protect your skin by applying sunscreen, wearing protective clothing, and seeking shade during the peak hours of 10 AM to 4 PM.
Villach experiences four distinct seasons: spring, summer, autumn, and winter. Spring (March to May) brings mild temperatures, with average highs of 14-18 °C (57-64 °F) and occasional rainfall. Summer (June to August) is warm and pleasantly sunny, with average highs of 25-28 °C (77-82 °F). Autumn (September to November) starts off mild but gradually cools down, with average highs of 12-17 °C (54-63 °F). Winter (December to February) is cold, with average highs of 2-5 °C (36-41 °F) and occasional snowfall.
Compared to other cities in the region, Villach enjoys a slightly higher amount of sun exposure due to its position in a valley. However, it is important to note that sun exposure may vary depending on the specific location within the region. It is always advisable to consider the UV index and take appropriate measures to protect your skin, regardless of the location.
The chart above displays the Shortwave Radiation Sum (MJ/m²) for each day of the last year in Villach. It's designed to provide you with a better understanding of the yearly weather and sun exposure.