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North Rhine Westphalia Air Quality Index (AQI)

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

Last Update: 23 Apr 2024, 10:05am

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24 hrs avg AQI

North Rhine Westphalia

Germany
40

Major Air Pollutants in North Rhine Westphalia

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11 (NO2)

PM2.5

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

North Rhine Westphalia - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Netphen GOOD 36 36 39 4 6 3 60
Wuppertal GOOD 50 50 28 12 15 8 46
Pulheim GOOD 23 23 25 0 7 8 57
Leverkusen MODERATE 59 59 20 19 10 8 53
Cologne GOOD 41 41 21 8 13 6 61
Monchengladbach GOOD 48 48 22 11 6 8 50
Juchen GOOD 36 36 22 7 18 8 55
Dusseldorf GOOD 32 32 18 6 12 9 46
Monschau GOOD 31 31 33 0 10 6 70
Warstein GOOD 17 17 7 4 7 6 49
Bielefeld GOOD 45 45 25 10 15 7 49
Aachen GOOD 44 44 27 10 13 5 81
Solingen GOOD 32 32 20 5 12 7 58
Hurth MODERATE 57 57 28 15 14 7 57
Duisburg GOOD 21 21 13 3 12 8 54
Lunen GOOD 15 15 16 0 10 7 53
Hattingen MODERATE 53 53 35 13 10 9 46
Gronau GOOD 21 21 23 0 7 7 61
Gelsenkirchen MODERATE 58 58 26 15 10 8 54
Straelen GOOD 19 19 20 0 2 8 66
Dinslaken GOOD 28 28 11 0 11 8 46
Goch GOOD 19 19 21 0 9 8 66
Datteln MODERATE 53 53 22 13 16 8 61
Dortmund MODERATE 53 53 21 12 16 8 46
Schwerte GOOD 42 42 39 10 10 8 46
Gladbeck GOOD 13 13 14 0 14 8 46
Essen GOOD 26 26 28 3 7 8 46
Soest GOOD 33 33 19 8 16 7 49
Borken MODERATE 55 55 23 14 10 8 66
Marsberg GOOD 31 31 34 6 9 7 49
Bottrop MODERATE 58 58 26 15 21 6 70
Munster MODERATE 54 54 24 13 15 8 57
Oberhausen GOOD 42 42 25 9 13 9 46
Vreden GOOD 28 28 30 0 5 8 53
Bonn MODERATE 82 82 46 27 16 7 57
Ratingen GOOD 46 46 33 11 10 8 46
Krefeld GOOD 40 40 26 6 8 8 46
Herzogenrath GOOD 19 19 20 0 10 6 75
Hagen GOOD 29 29 15 7 15 9 46
Elsdorf MODERATE 71 71 32 21 23 8 48
Nettetal MODERATE 55 55 27 14 10 8 66
Ludenscheid GOOD 31 31 34 0 15 9 43
Unna MODERATE 59 59 36 16 0 8 46
Wesel GOOD 33 33 36 0 0 9 46
Kerpen GOOD 46 46 11 11 11 8 57

Weather Conditions in North Rhine Westphalia

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06:26 AM
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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 North Rhine Westphalia

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around North Rhine Westphalia, Germany?
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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

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Family

Allow Outdoor

North Rhine Westphalia Air Quality Forecast



Day

AQI

Weather

Temp.

Today

134

AQI

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Friday

134

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Saturday

134

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Sunday

134

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Monday

134

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Tuesday

134

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Wednesday

134

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Germany - Metro Cities AQI

19
34
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
7˚C / 54%
27
32
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
6˚C / 71%
23
40
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
2˚C / 92%
17
33
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AQI (US)
8˚C / 50%
20
34
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AQI (US)
8˚C / 45%
22
29
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AQI (US)
5˚C / 61%
18
32
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9˚C / 46%
21
53
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AQI (US)
8˚C / 46%

Historic Air Quality Graph of North Rhine Westphalia

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Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with North Rhine Westphalia

24 hrs avg AQI

North Rhine Westphalia

Germany
40


FAQs of North Rhine Westphalia's Air Quality Index

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Quick answers to some commonly asked questions about the air pollution of North Rhine Westphalia.


The real-time air quality in North Rhine Westphalia is 40 (GOOD) AQI now. This was last updated 3 hours ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in North Rhine Westphalia is 8 (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 0.32 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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