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Quebec City Air Quality Index (AQI)

Real-time air pollution and PM2.5 level in the city

Last Update: 21 May 2022, 02:05pm

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Major Air Pollutants

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Quebec City pm2.5 icon
13 (PM2.5)
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32 (Ozone)
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3 (NO2)

Current Air Pollution Level in Quebec City

LOCATIONS Status AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Lanaudiere GOOD 50 37 12 0 27 74
Quebec Vieux Limoilou Area MODERATE 55 30 14 0 27 74
Quebec MODERATE 53 30 13 0 27 74

Weather Conditions in Quebec City

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What are the weather and climatic conditions in Quebec City?
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Sunrise
Sunset
06:26 AM
06:26 PM
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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 Quebec City

How to protect yourself from air pollution around Quebec City, Canada?
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Wear Mask

Required
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Stay Indoors

Not Required
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Windows

Keep Close
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Use Purifier

Required
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Family

Avoid Outdoor

Quebec City Air Quality Forecast



Day

AQI

Weather


Temp.


Today

134

AQI

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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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Quebec City

AQI Calendar

0-50
Good
51-100
Moderate
101-150
Poor
151-200
Unhealthy
201-300
Severe
301-500
Hazardous

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FAQs of Quebec City's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


Quick answers to some commonly asked questions about the air pollution of Quebec City.


The real-time AQI in this city is 32 (MODERATE) now. This was last updated 4 hours ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 at Quebec City is 13 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 25 µg/m³ as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. Currently, the concentration is 0.52 times the recommended limit.

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

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




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