Primary Pollutant

(AQI)

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Major Air Pollutants in Chile

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215 (CO)

PM2.5 1.3X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Chile is 1.3 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Chile - States Air Pollution Level

STATES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Antofagasta GOOD 48 48 39 11 35 17 41
Araucania MODERATE 52 52 25 14 19 12 90
Biobio GOOD 49 49 31 14 29 14 89
Region Metropolitana MODERATE 62 62 72 10 78 20 41
Maule GOOD 42 42 28 9 28 18 50
Valparaiso POOR 101 101 99 44 28 18 46
Aysen MODERATE 55 55 27 14 18 10 65
Libertador General Bernardo O Higgins MODERATE 72 72 92 18 94 16 47
Los Lagos POOR 127 127 141 69 13 8 98
Atacama MODERATE 52 52 22 13 12 18 70
Magallanes Y De La Antartica Chilena GOOD 25 25 10 6 0 10 76
Los Rios POOR 124 124 132 61 15 9 100
Coquimbo GOOD 40 40 16 10 0 16 74
Tarapaca POOR 149 149 92 55 0 18 88
Arica Y Parinacota GOOD 46 46 18 11 0 18 83

Chile - Metro Cities AQI

32
50
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
17˚C / 34%
20
34
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
11˚C / 41%
18
26
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
5˚C / 93%
24
30
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
14˚C / 84%
79
127
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
14˚C / 67%
107
117
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
22˚C / 54%


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FAQs of Chile's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time air quality in Chile is 56 MODERATE AQI now. This was last updated 45 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Chile is 11 (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 0.44 times the recommended limit.

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

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



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