Primary Pollutant

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Burma Air Quality Index (AQI)

Real-time PM2.5, PM10 air pollution level

Last Update: 09 Dec 2021, 01:05am

99

(AQI-IN)

153

(AQI-US)

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Major Air Pollutants

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59 (PM2.5)

Current Air Pollution Level in Burma

STATES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Yangon UNHEALTHY 153 153 99 59 0 23 83

Current AQI in Metro Cities of Burma



Historic Air Quality Graph of Burma

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FAQs of Burma's Air Quality

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The current Air Quality Index (AQI) in Burma is 153 UNHEALTHY air quality. This reading was last taken 40 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Burma is 59 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 25 µg/m³ as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. Currently, the concentration is 2.36 times the recommended limit.

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

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



How do we calculate Air Quality Index ?

Air Quality Index (AQI) is a numerical value indicative of the aggregate levels of major pollutants in the ambient air. The more the AQI value, the more polluted the ambient air. It is descriptive of the magnitude of air pollution at a particular location.

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