Prolonged exposure to the sun can result in dizziness, primarily due to harmful UV rays and excessive heat. Heat stroke can make an individual feel as though the world around them is spinning. Lightheadedness can be accompanied by blurred vision and ringing in the ears. In extreme cases, the person may lose consciousness. Anyone feeling dizzy should sit down immediately to avoid further injury should they lose consciousness and fall. Rehydrating and retiring to a cool location are essential.
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