Meteorologists warn of increased levels of ultraviolet radiation in southern and middle areas and recommend to protect against the sun, told the director of the Russian Hydrometeorological Center Roman Vilfand.
"The forecast for today and tomorrow — in the North Caucasus and Southern Federal Districts, Primorye is a very high value of the UV index: up to 8.9 standard units. Recommended to wear closed clothes, use sunscreen, stay in the shade, especially in the afternoon hours "- said Vilfand.
According to him, in the next two days of relatively high levels of ultraviolet radiation will also be in central Russia, southern Siberia, from 6 to 8 units.
"Even in these regions, it is better to stay in the shadows," — said the director meteorologist.