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Tamil Nadu Air Quality Index (AQI) Live

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

Last Update: 24 Feb 2024, 10:04pm

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Comparative Exposure with Tamil Nadu

24 hrs avg AQI

Tamil Nadu

India
53

Major Air Pollutants in Tamil Nadu

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Tamil Nadu carbon monoxide icon
228 (CO)
Tamil Nadu no2 nitrogen dioxide Icon
18 (NO2)

PM2.5 2.1X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Tamil Nadu is 2.1 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Tamil Nadu - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Chennai MODERATE 98 98 59 34 53 28 76
Ootacamund MODERATE 67 67 34 20 31 24 71
Erode POOR 116 116 69 42 62 32 57
Coimbatore MODERATE 84 84 46 28 45 30 59
Conjeeveram POOR 106 106 63 38 58 28 77
Cuddalore MODERATE 97 97 57 34 52 29 65
Dindigul MODERATE 96 96 55 33 52 30 64
Karur POOR 122 122 73 44 69 29 53
Kilkunda GOOD 50 50 20 12 19 33 49
Kodaikanal MODERATE 59 59 27 16 24 30 66
Madurai MODERATE 84 84 47 28 44 31 63
Nagercoil MODERATE 78 78 48 25 48 30 70
Negapatam MODERATE 99 99 58 35 53 27 78
Rajapalaiyam MODERATE 74 74 42 23 42 33 56
Rameswaram MODERATE 67 67 35 20 34 28 73
Salem POOR 129 129 78 47 73 29 53
Seven Pagodas MODERATE 95 95 55 33 53 28 79
Tanjore POOR 107 107 63 38 58 28 69
Tinnevelly MODERATE 66 66 35 19 35 29 72
Tiruppur POOR 112 112 71 40 70 31 56
Tiruvannamalai MODERATE 99 99 58 35 53 27 76
Trichinopoly POOR 105 105 62 37 57 32 59
Tuticorin MODERATE 52 52 30 14 24 28 74
Valparai MODERATE 53 53 23 13 23 20 72
Vellore MODERATE 80 80 43 26 41 26 64

Weather Conditions in Tamil Nadu

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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 Tamil Nadu

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around Tamil Nadu, India?
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Wear Mask

Required
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Stay Indoor

Not Required
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Windows

Keep Close
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Use Purifier

Required
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Family

Avoid Outdoor

Tamil Nadu Air Quality Forecast



Day

AQI

Weather

Temp.

Today

134

AQI

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Friday

134

AQI

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Saturday

134

AQI

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Sunday

134

AQI

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Monday

134

AQI

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Tuesday

134

AQI

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Wednesday

134

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India - Metro Cities AQI

168
164
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
20˚C / 31%
64
92
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
26˚C / 15%
55
92
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
28˚C / 60%
180
166
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
26˚C / 29%
93
139
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
24˚C / 18%
59
98
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
28˚C / 76%
116
152
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
29˚C / 50%
266
180
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
24˚C / 62%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Tamil Nadu

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

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Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with Tamil Nadu

24 hrs avg AQI

Tamil Nadu

India
53


FAQs of Tamil Nadu's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


Quick answers to some commonly asked questions about the air pollution of Tamil Nadu.


The real-time air quality in Tamil Nadu is 53 (MODERATE) AQI now. This was last updated 3 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Tamil Nadu is 31 (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 1.24 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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