Major Air Pollutants in Greece

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

Greece - States Air Pollution Level

STATES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Attiki GOOD 44 44 35 11 24 31 32
Sterea Ellada GOOD 44 44 31 11 22 29 36
Dytiki Ellada GOOD 33 33 14 8 23 29 55
Thessalia GOOD 35 35 22 9 19 30 36
Dytiki Makedonia MODERATE 55 55 43 14 28 27 42
Kentriki Makedonia GOOD 39 39 33 9 26 31 36
Kriti MODERATE 58 58 39 16 29 30 44
Peloponnisos MODERATE 57 57 40 15 33 30 39
Anatoliki Makedonia kai Thraki GOOD 39 39 20 10 17 28 36
Ionia Nisia MODERATE 57 57 41 15 30 29 55

Greece - Metro Cities AQI

32˚C / 32%
31˚C / 38%
29˚C / 55%
31˚C / 33%
33˚C / 28%
28˚C / 39%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Greece


Oct 1, 2020


Oct 1, 2020


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FAQs of Greece's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)

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

The real-time air quality in Greece is 32 GOOD AQI now. This was last updated .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Greece is 15 (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 0.60 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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