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Chandigarh Air Quality Index (AQI)

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

Last Update: 06 Dec 2022, 01:05am

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Comparative Exposure with Chandigarh

24 hrs avg AQI

Chandigarh

India
223

Major Air Pollutants in Chandigarh

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Chandigarh pm10 icon
160 (PM10)
Chandigarh carbon monoxide icon
1,461 (CO)
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24 (NO2)

PM2.5 6.4X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Chandigarh is 6.4 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Chandigarh - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Chandigarh POOR 169 169 223 96 160 13 52

Weather Conditions in Chandigarh

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What are the weather and climatic conditions in Chandigarh?
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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 Chandigarh

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around Chandigarh, India?
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Wear Mask

Required
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Stay Indoor

Required
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Windows

Close Door
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Use Purifier

Required
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Family

Avoid Outdoor

Chandigarh 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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India - Metro Cities AQI

371
262
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
14˚C / 77%
140
159
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
20˚C / 77%
175
156
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
20˚C / 100%
254
197
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
28˚C / 70%
205
170
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
24˚C / 59%
159
161
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
28˚C / 74%
111
143
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
19˚C / 77%
318
197
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
19˚C / 78%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Chandigarh

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

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Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with Chandigarh

24 hrs avg AQI

Chandigarh

India
223


FAQs of Chandigarh's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time air quality in Chandigarh is 223 (UNHEALTHY) AQI now. This was last updated 1 hour ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Chandigarh is 96 (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 3.84 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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