Primary Pollutant

(AQI)

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Major Air Pollutants in France

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4 (PM2.5)
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12 (PM10)
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17 (Ozone)
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3 (NO2)

PM2.5

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

France - States Air Pollution Level

STATES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Auvergne Rhone Alpes GOOD 22 22 19 3 7 18 81
Bourgogne Franche Comte GOOD 14 14 14 2 8 15 95
Bretagne GOOD 22 22 22 4 12 16 65
Centre Val De Loire GOOD 22 22 15 5 13 16 74
Corsica GOOD 34 34 31 4 26 29 58
Grand Est GOOD 19 19 15 4 9 16 88
Ile De France GOOD 26 26 21 5 19 16 74
Normandie GOOD 22 22 20 3 11 16 65
Nouvelle Aquitaine GOOD 22 22 20 3 3 15 86
Occitanie GOOD 25 25 19 4 10 18 84
Pays De La Loire GOOD 22 22 23 4 10 16 66
Provence Alpes Cote D Azur GOOD 31 31 27 6 18 27 51
Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur GOOD 22 22 24 0 24 27 62

France - Metro Cities AQI

23
61
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
23˚C / 71%
38
41
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
21˚C / 64%
21
29
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
18˚C / 52%
15
25
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
10˚C / 89%
38
72
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
5˚C / 100%
133
139
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
39˚C / 36%


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FAQs of France's Air Quality

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The current Air Quality Index (AQI) in France is 20 GOOD air quality. This reading was last taken .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in France is 0 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 15 µg/m³ 24 hrs as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. Currently, the concentration is 0.00 times the recommended limit.

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

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



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