Primary Pollutant

PM

(AQI)

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Comparative Exposure with Punta Arenas

24 hrs avg AQI

Punta Arenas

Chile
27

Major Air Pollutants in Punta Arenas

PM2.5

The current PM2.5 concentration in Punta Arenas is ✓below the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Weather Conditions in Punta Arenas

What are the weather and climatic conditions in Punta Arenas?
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Local Time

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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 Punta Arenas

How to protect yourself from air pollution around Punta Arenas?
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Wear Mask

Not Required
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Stay Indoor

Not Required
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Windows

Keep Open
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Use Purifier

Not Required
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Family

Allow Outdoor

Punta Arenas Air Quality Forecast



Day

AQI

Weather

Temp.

Today

134

AQI


Friday

134

AQI


Saturday

134

AQI


Sunday

134

AQI


Monday

134

AQI


Tuesday

134

AQI


Wednesday

134

AQI


Historic Air Quality Graph of Punta Arenas

Best

Oct 1, 2020

Worst

Oct 1, 2020

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AQI Calendar

D-50
Good
51-100
Moderate
101-200
Poor
201-300
Unhealthy
301-400
Severe
401-500
Hazardous



Comparative Exposure with Punta Arenas

24 hrs avg AQI

Punta Arenas

Chile
27

FAQs of Punta Arenas's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


Quick answers to some commonly asked questions about the air pollution of Punta Arenas.


The real-time air quality in Punta Arenas is 42 (GOOD) AQI now. This was last updated 3 hours ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Punta Arenas is 10 (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 0.40 times the recommended limit.

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

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


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