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Major Air Pollutants in Greece

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PM2.5 1X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Greece is 1 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Greece - States Air Pollution Level

STATES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Attiki GOOD 36 36 22 8 16 11 58
Dytiki Ellada MODERATE 59 59 27 16 25 12 58
Dytiki Makedonia MODERATE 62 62 33 17 30 3 48
Ionia Nisia GOOD 42 42 17 10 9 11 82
Kentriki Makedonia GOOD 44 44 26 11 15 9 46
Notio Aigaio GOOD 17 17 10 4 10 11 58
Sterea Ellada UNHEALTHY 154 154 115 61 123 5 66
Thessalia MODERATE 52 52 26 16 18 10 55

Greece - Metro Cities AQI

11˚C / 58%
9˚C / 46%
12˚C / 58%
10˚C / 54%
11˚C / 58%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Greece


Oct 1, 2020


Oct 1, 2020


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FAQs of Greece's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)

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

The real-time air quality in Greece is 30 MODERATE AQI now. This was last updated 45 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Greece is 16 (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 0.64 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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