Primary Pollutant

(AQI)

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Major Air Pollutants in Chile

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PM2.5

The current PM2.5 concentration in Chile is ✓below the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Chile - States Air Pollution Level

STATES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Antofagasta GOOD 40 40 30 10 22 16 61
Araucania GOOD 16 16 17 2 17 8 95
Biobio GOOD 50 50 30 14 28 12 82
Region Metropolitana GOOD 49 49 40 11 39 17 65
Maule GOOD 38 38 26 9 25 15 72
Valparaiso MODERATE 64 64 40 18 28 15 100
Libertador General Bernardo O Higgins GOOD 36 36 25 10 25 16 71
Los Lagos POOR 107 107 137 85 1 9 96
Atacama GOOD 14 14 6 4 1 16 84
Magallanes Y De La Antartica Chilena GOOD 4 4 2 1 0 11 87
Los Rios GOOD 15 15 6 4 4 10 94
Coquimbo GOOD 19 19 8 5 0 17 88
Aysen GOOD 43 43 20 11 8 10 82
Arica Y Parinacota MODERATE 55 55 23 14 0 22 78

Chile - Metro Cities AQI

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21
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
-4˚C / 40%
21
26
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
-5˚C / 70%
31
66
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
7˚C / 87%
23
24
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
20˚C / 71%
56
84
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
28˚C / 46%
78
119
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
24˚C / 15%


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FAQs of Chile's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


Some facts about air pollution level in Chile and what quality of air you breathe in your region.


The real-time air quality in Chile is 34 GOOD AQI now. This was last updated 8 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Chile is 14 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 15 µg/m³ as the threshold concentration of PM2.5 for 24 hrs mean. Currently, the concentration is 0.56 times the recommended limit.

Generally, the air quality at Chile starts deteriorating in late October. The winters are the worst-hit season in terms of air pollution.

You should wear a good N95 mask when you go outdoor in Chile until the AQI is improving upto moderate range.

Office going people should avoid personal vehicles and use public transportations or carpooling.

(i) The primary causes of outdoor air pollution are solid, liquid particles called aerosols & gase from vehicles emissions, construction activities, factories, burning stubble & fossil fuels and wildfire, etc.

(ii) Main causes of indoor air pollution are harmful gases from cooking fuels (such as wood, crop wastes, charcoal, coal and dung), damp, mould smoke, chemicals from cleaning materials, etc.

Indoor air pollution in Chile is as dangerous as outdoor pollution, because the air pollutants come inside the houses or buildings through doors, windows and ventilation.

In Chile, you must use an air purifier or fresh air machine at home or office indoor and close all the doors, windows and ventilations when the outdoor air quality index (aqi) in Chile is very high. Proper ventilation is highly recommended only when outdoor air quality is improving and moderate AQI range.



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