April 24, 2015 UV Rating for Springfield, MO: 7 (high)
Protection against sun damage is needed. Wear a wide-brimmed hat and sunglasses,
use sunscreen SPF 15+ and wear a long-sleeved shirt and pants when practical.
Reduce your exposure to the sun's most intense UV radiation by seeking shade during midday hours.
Ultraviolet Index Key
Low 2 or less
Moderate 3 - 5
High 6 - 7
Very High 8 - 10
Extreme 11 and higher
UV information provided by Environmental Protection Agency)