Requirements: 4.0.3 and up
Overview: The ultraviolet index or UV Index is an international standard measurement of the strength of sunburn-producing ultraviolet (UV) radiation at a particular place and time.
The ultraviolet index or UV Index is an international standard measurement of the strength of sunburn-producing ultraviolet (UV) radiation at a particular place and time. The purpose of the UV Index is to help people effectively protect themselves from UV radiation, which has health benefits in moderation but in excess causes sunburn, skin aging, DNA damage, skin cancer and eye damage such as cataracts.
So there is always a need to find value of UV index before you step out of indoors. This is the very purpose of UVcheck. This application helps users in finding out the UV index in a geographic locality.
User can either select location from map(search facility is also provided) OR ask app to find UV index for current location. Apart from displaying current UV index, app has the facility to show hourly report OR daily report.
Hourly report:It shows a bar graph which displays UV index for next 5 hours including current hour.
Daily report: It displays a bar graph which carries maximum UV index for next 5 days including current day. Time of max UV index is also displayed.
PS:Currently, daily report is accurate for US and UK regions only.
UVcheck:A simle app to check UV index for a place
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