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West Bengal Air Quality Index (AQI)

Real-time PM2.5, PM10 air pollution level India

Last Update: 21 Mar 2023, 10:05pm

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Comparative Exposure with West Bengal

24 hrs avg AQI

West Bengal

India
113

Major Air Pollutants in West Bengal

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111 (PM10)
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850 (CO)
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14 (NO2)

PM2.5 3.2X

The current PM2.5 concentration in West Bengal is 3.2 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

West Bengal - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Alipur Duar POOR 122 122 141 44 162 21 81
Asansol POOR 121 121 112 43 119 23 65
Baharampur POOR 107 107 100 38 100 24 60
Baidyabati MODERATE 66 66 60 24 64 23 83
Bali POOR 136 136 140 54 160 23 83
Balurghat POOR 183 183 290 117 277 24 61
Bangaon POOR 110 110 94 39 94 21 84
Bankura POOR 151 151 127 56 140 23 65
Bansbaria POOR 117 117 105 42 108 23 83
Barasat POOR 110 110 70 39 70 23 83
Barddhaman MODERATE 97 97 89 34 89 22 77
Basirhat POOR 105 105 83 37 83 23 83
Bhadreswar POOR 122 122 112 44 118 23 83
Bhatpara POOR 122 122 111 44 117 23 83
Champdani POOR 122 122 113 44 120 23 89
Chandannagar POOR 122 122 112 44 118 23 89
Dam Dam POOR 103 103 72 36 76 23 89
Darjeeling MODERATE 73 73 56 22 56 14 81
Durgapur POOR 137 137 122 50 132 22 67
Habra POOR 122 122 112 44 118 23 89
Haldia MODERATE 60 60 48 19 48 23 82
Halisahar POOR 119 119 109 43 114 23 89
Howrah POOR 105 105 79 37 80 23 89
Hugli POOR 122 122 111 44 116 23 89
Ingraj Bazar POOR 181 181 277 113 248 23 61
Jalpaiguri POOR 107 107 127 38 141 21 76
Jamuria POOR 134 134 123 49 134 23 63
Jaynagar Majilpur MODERATE 89 89 61 30 61 23 89
Kalyani POOR 119 119 109 43 113 23 89
Kamarhati POOR 134 134 127 49 140 23 89
Kanchrapara POOR 119 119 108 43 112 23 89
Kharagpur POOR 103 103 62 36 52 23 73
Khardah POOR 127 127 118 46 127 23 89
Kolkata POOR 140 140 96 54 71 23 89
Krishnanagar POOR 119 119 107 43 111 21 81
Kulti POOR 134 134 123 49 134 22 67
Madhyamgram POOR 119 119 110 43 115 23 83
Mahadipur POOR 168 168 197 89 208 23 63
Medinipur MODERATE 80 80 43 26 37 23 73
Naihati POOR 122 122 111 44 117 23 83
Navadwip POOR 119 119 107 43 111 21 79
Panihati POOR 129 129 120 47 130 23 83
Raiganj POOR 178 178 258 107 215 23 65
Rajmahal POOR 188 188 306 128 275 23 61
Rishra POOR 129 129 121 47 132 23 89
Shantipur POOR 119 119 108 43 112 21 78
Shiliguri POOR 113 113 102 43 103 19 77
Shrirampur POOR 127 127 119 46 128 23 89
Titagarh POOR 127 127 119 46 129 23 83
Uluberiya POOR 107 107 83 38 83 22 75

Weather Conditions in West Bengal

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06:26 AM
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Wind speed

33 km/h

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UV Index

16

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Pressure

800 mb


Health Advice For West Bengal

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around West Bengal, India?
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Wear Mask

Required
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Stay Indoor

Required
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Windows

Close Door
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Use Purifier

Required
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Family

Avoid Outdoor

West Bengal Air Quality Forecast



Day

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Today

134

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Friday

134

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Saturday

134

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Sunday

134

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Monday

134

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Tuesday

134

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Wednesday

134

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India - Metro Cities AQI

118
145
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
20˚C / 83%
91
122
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
28˚C / 45%
67
99
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
25˚C / 41%
65
78
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AQI (US)
27˚C / 66%
38
62
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
21˚C / 63%
40
69
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
29˚C / 84%
84
105
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
23˚C / 61%
96
140
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
23˚C / 89%

Historic Air Quality Graph of West Bengal

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Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with West Bengal

24 hrs avg AQI

West Bengal

India
113


FAQs of West Bengal's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


Quick answers to some commonly asked questions about the air pollution of West Bengal.


The real-time air quality in West Bengal is 113 (POOR) AQI now. This was last updated 60 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in West Bengal is 48 (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 1.92 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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