Primary Pollutant

(AQI)

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Major Air Pollutants in Chile

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Chile pm2.5 icon
15 (PM2.5)
Chile pm 10 icon
24 (PM10)
Chile so2 sulphur dioxide icon
4 (SO2)
Chile o3 ozone icon
4 (Ozone)
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4 (NO2)

PM2.5 1X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Chile is 1 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24hrs air quality guidelines value.

Chile - States Air Pollution Level

STATES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Antofagasta GOOD 44 44 40 9 40 9 26
Araucania GOOD 21 21 10 5 6 10 84
Atacama GOOD 30 30 18 7 10 14 68
Aysen MODERATE 99 99 56 33 9 6 74
Biobio MODERATE 56 56 31 17 22 12 82
Libertador General Bernardo O Higgins MODERATE 87 87 57 28 48 17 52
Los Lagos GOOD 23 23 11 5 8 8 90
Los Rios GOOD 43 43 18 11 10 8 98
Magallanes Y De La Antartica Chilena GOOD 29 29 12 7 0 7 57
Maule MODERATE 54 54 36 14 36 13 78
Region Metropolitana MODERATE 61 61 46 17 46 12 71
Tarapaca GOOD 50 50 20 12 0 14 72

Chile - Metro Cities AQI

7
17
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
12˚C / 88%
12
16
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
11˚C / 87%
25
42
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
17˚C / 68%
12
25
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
10˚C / 83%
46
78
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
29˚C / 25%
147
145
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
31˚C / 52%


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FAQs of Chile's Air Quality

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The current Air Quality Index (AQI) in Chile is 32 MODERATE air quality. This reading was last taken 2 hours ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Chile is 12 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 15 µg/m³ 24 hrs as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. Currently, the concentration is 0.48 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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