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Pichincha Air Quality Index (AQI)

Real-time PM2.5, PM10 air pollution level Ecuador

Last Update: 20 Jun 2024, 09:05am

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Comparative Exposure with Pichincha

24 hrs avg AQI

Pichincha

Ecuador
66

Major Air Pollutants in Pichincha

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Pichincha carbon monoxide icon
795 (CO)

PM2.5 1.3X

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

Pichincha - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Quito MODERATE 73 73 40 22 38 12 80
Sangolqui GOOD 43 43 26 11 0 6 92

Weather Conditions in Pichincha

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What are the weather and climatic conditions in Pichincha?
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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 Pichincha

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around Pichincha, Ecuador?
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Wear Mask

Not Required
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Stay Indoor

Not Required
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Windows

Keep Close
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Use Purifier

Not Required
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Family

Allow Outdoor

Pichincha Air Quality Forecast



Day

AQI

Weather

Temp.

Today

134

AQI

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Friday

134

AQI

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Saturday

134

AQI

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Sunday

134

AQI

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Monday

134

AQI

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Tuesday

134

AQI

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Wednesday

134

AQI

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Ecuador - Metro Cities AQI

19
37
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
23˚C / 68%
26
30
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
24˚C / 82%
21
29
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
22˚C / 36%
17
36
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
8˚C / 73%
34
62
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
10˚C / 46%
135
123
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
37˚C / 36%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Pichincha

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

Worst

Oct 1, 2020

0

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Comparative Exposure with Pichincha

24 hrs avg AQI

Pichincha

Ecuador
66


FAQs of Pichincha's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time air quality in Pichincha is 66 (MODERATE) AQI now. This was last updated 2 hours ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Pichincha is 19 (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 0.76 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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