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Air Quality in Greater Accra, Ghana

Real-time Air Quality Index (AQI) & air pollution level

Last Update: 21 May 2022, 11:05am

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Comparative Exposure with Greater Accra

24 hrs avg AQI

Greater Accra

Ghana
53

Major Air Pollutants

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Greater Accra pm2.5 icon
13 (PM2.5)
Current Air Pollution Level in Greater Accra
CITIES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Accra MODERATE 53 53 22 13 0 31 63

Weather Conditions in Greater Accra

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What are the weather and climatic conditions in Greater Accra?
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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 Greater Accra

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around Greater Accra, Ghana?
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Wear Mask

Required
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Stay Indoors

Not Required
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Windows

Keep Close
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Use Purifier

Required
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Family

Avoid Outdoor

Greater Accra 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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Current AQI in Metro Cities of Ghana
22
42
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
24˚C / 74%
28
61
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
19˚C / 46%
31
55
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
7˚C / 80%
20
46
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
14˚C / 77%
334
228
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
39˚C / 14%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Greater Accra

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

Worst

Oct 1, 2020

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Explore an insightful air pollution data for last 24 hrs, 7 days & 1 month




Comparative Exposure with Greater Accra

24 hrs avg AQI

Greater Accra

Ghana
53


FAQs of Greater Accra's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time AQI in Greater Accra is 53 (MODERATE) now. This was last updated 2 hours ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 at Greater Accra is 13 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 25 µg/m³ as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. Currently, the concentration is 0.52 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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