Primary Pollutant

(AQI)

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Major Air Pollutants in France

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PM2.5

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

France - States Air Pollution Level

STATES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Corsica GOOD 45 45 39 6 39 24 68
Provence Alpes Cote D Azur GOOD 40 40 30 9 25 26 57
Auvergne Rhone Alpes GOOD 28 28 24 6 16 19 79
Bretagne GOOD 30 30 29 7 14 17 76
Nouvelle Aquitaine GOOD 35 35 31 6 14 20 74
Hauts De France GOOD 44 44 36 9 13 19 66
Normandie GOOD 38 38 35 6 13 20 60
Grand Est GOOD 44 44 22 10 19 18 84
Ile De France MODERATE 57 57 35 15 19 22 61
Pays De La Loire GOOD 37 37 25 6 12 20 67
Bourgogne Franche Comte GOOD 29 29 30 4 8 21 74
Occitanie GOOD 31 31 32 3 8 23 60
Centre Val De Loire GOOD 32 32 35 5 9 22 68
Martinique GOOD 42 42 26 10 26 25 80
脦le de France GOOD 45 45 22 12 16 20 66
Provence Alpes Cote dAzur GOOD 30 30 17 7 13 25 55

France - Metro Cities AQI

39
68
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
22˚C / 55%
21
29
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
26˚C / 53%
22
29
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
18˚C / 80%
29
29
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
22˚C / 63%
26
51
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
21˚C / 76%
19
25
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
19˚C / 78%


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FAQs of France's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time air quality in France is 29 GOOD AQI now. This was last updated .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in France is 7 (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 0.28 times the recommended limit.

Generally, the air quality at France 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 France 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 France is as dangerous as outdoor pollution, because the air pollutants come inside the houses or buildings through doors, windows and ventilation.

In France, 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 France is very high. Proper ventilation is highly recommended only when outdoor air quality is improving and moderate AQI range.



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