Kitchener-Waterloo

High UV index? Here's what to wear to protect yourself from the sun

An early heat wave has hit Waterloo Region, with temperatures in the high 20s and low 30s since this past weekend. Here's a helpful graph to help you figure out what you need to wear as the UV index rises along with those warm temperatures.

An early heat wave has hit Waterloo Region, with temperatures hitting the high 20s and low 30s since this past weekend.

Here's a helpful infographic to help you figure out what you need to wear as the UV index rises along with those warm temperatures. 

When the UV index reaches 6 or more, Environment Canada advises people to wear protective clothing, sunscreen and seek shade. (CBC News)

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