Primary Pollutant

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Iceland Air Quality Index (AQI)

Real-time PM2.5, PM10 air pollution level

Last Update: 21 Jan 2022, 03:05am

22

(AQI-IN)

42

(AQI-US)

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Major Air Pollutants

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10 (PM2.5)
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19 (PM10)
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5 (SO2)
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1 (NO2)

Current Air Pollution Level in Iceland

STATES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
GOOD 46 46 24 11 24 7 84
Nor Urland Eystra GOOD 27 27 18 5 9 11 46
Vesturland MODERATE 57 57 25 15 22 8 88

Current AQI in Metro Cities of Iceland



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FAQs of Iceland's Air Quality

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The current Air Quality Index (AQI) in Iceland is 22 GOOD air quality. This reading was last taken 1 hour ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Iceland is 15 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 25 µg/m³ as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. Currently, the concentration is 0.60 times the recommended limit. 0.60

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

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



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