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LUX Values
Footcandle Values
 
Light Levels
 
Summary of Outdoor Illuminance Levels (Footcandles)
Horizontal illuminance levels at 1M (3) unless otherwise shown
See this table in LUX values
 

ACTIVITY

CLASS I

CLASS II

CLASS III

CLASS IV

BASEBALL

150/100 FC

100/70FC

50/30 FC

30/20 FC

BASKETBALL

 

 

30 FC

20 FC

GOLF DRIVING RANGE

 

 

 

 

HORIZONTAL (at grade)

 

 

20 FC

20 FC

VERTICAL (at 183m (200yrds))

 

 

10 FC

10 FC

FOOTBALL

100 FC

50 FC

30 FC

20 FC

GOLF COURSE

TEES (at grade)
FAIRWAYS (at grade)
GREENS (at grade)

 

 

 

 

5 FC
3 FC
5 FC

HORSE RACING

 

 

 

 

HORIZONTAL (at track)

30/100 FC

 

 

 

VERTICAL (at 1.5M (5))

70 FC

 

 

 

ICE HOCKEY (at grade)

 

50 FC

30 FC

20 FC

RODEO

 

50 FC

30 FC

 

ROLLER HOCKEY (at grade)

 

50 FC

30 FC

20 FC

SOCCER (OUTDOOR)

 

50 FC

30 FC

20 FC

SOFTBALL

150/100 FC

100/70 FC

50/30 FC

30/20

SWIMMING

 

 

 

 

POOL (at water level)

 

30 FC

30 FC

10 FC

DECK (at deck level)

 

20 FC

10 FC

10 FC

TENNIS

125 FC

75 FC

50 FC

30 FC

TRACK & FIELD

FIELD
TRACK (at grade)

 

 

50 FC
30 FC

 

30 FC
20 FC

 

20 FC
20 FC

VOLLEYBALL

 

 

30 FC

20 FC