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UV Radiation Information
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UV Index measured at the King's Park Meteorological Station
(15-minute mean)
(Hong Kong Time)
 
UV Index Curve

UV Index (updated every hour)

Date: 18/08/2018
Hong Kong Time 8:00 9:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00
15-minute mean UV Index*
(ending on the hour)
1 2 2 5 7 9 4 3 2 0.8 0.2
Hourly mean UV Index* 0.7 2 2 4 7 8 8 3 3 1 0.5
*Rounded to the nearest whole number when greater than 1.
'--' : data not available


The mean UV Index recorded at King's Park yesterday was 4, the UV intensity was moderate.



 

UV Index and exposure level

UV Index
Exposure Level
0-2
Low
3-5
Moderate
6-7
High
8-10
Very High
>= 11
Extreme

 

Last revision date: <18 Aug 2018>