Primary Pollutant

(AQI)

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Major Air Pollutants in Mexico

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486 (CO)
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10 (NO2)

PM2.5 1.5X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Mexico is 1.5 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Mexico - States Air Pollution Level

STATES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Nuevo Leon MODERATE 70 70 41 21 41 27 54
Zacatecas MODERATE 78 78 43 25 39 22 37
Mexico MODERATE 79 79 46 25 43 23 49
Morelos MODERATE 97 97 78 33 55 31 27
Hidalgo MODERATE 73 73 55 17 54 29 32
Ciudad De Mexico MODERATE 72 72 40 22 40 22 55
San Luis Potosi MODERATE 81 81 57 19 36 31 20
Durango MODERATE 75 75 49 24 43 26 28
Jalisco MODERATE 94 94 66 31 62 31 19
Aguascalientes MODERATE 71 71 56 17 56 27 26
Guanajuato MODERATE 85 85 64 27 61 30 23
Coahuila De Zaragoza MODERATE 93 93 54 32 31 32 41
Michoacan De Ocampo MODERATE 84 84 51 28 20 30 29
Veracruz MODERATE 65 65 41 19 41 27 69
Oaxaca MODERATE 75 75 46 24 46 26 64
Nayarit MODERATE 64 64 58 11 58 31 30
Chihuahua MODERATE 68 68 80 7 64 32 7
Baja California MODERATE 57 57 55 12 48 31 17
Yucatan MODERATE 53 53 24 13 24 27 69
Tlaxcala MODERATE 95 95 64 27 64 24 43
Sonora GOOD 30 30 30 5 24 29 6
Puebla POOR 105 105 67 37 67 30 25
Tamaulipas MODERATE 63 63 36 18 36 29 59

Mexico - Metro Cities AQI

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72
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
22˚C / 55%
71
102
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
31˚C / 19%
56
94
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
26˚C / 35%
54
79
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
26˚C / 29%
33
66
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
28˚C / 56%
24
53
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
27˚C / 69%
52
57
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
31˚C / 15%
53
83
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
31˚C / 25%


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FAQs of Mexico's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time air quality in Mexico is 54 MODERATE AQI now. This was last updated 10 seconds ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Mexico is 18 (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 0.72 times the recommended limit.

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

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



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