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Air Quality in Chandigarh, India

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

Last Update: 20 Jan 2022, 03:05pm

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Comparative Exposure with Chandigarh

24 hrs avg AQI

Chandigarh

India
337

Major Air Pollutants

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Chandigarh pm2.5 icon
173 (PM2.5)
Chandigarh pm10 icon
119 (PM10)
Chandigarh sulphur dioxide icon
42 (SO2)
Chandigarh carbon monoxide icon
1 (CO)
Chandigarh o3 ozone icon
9 (Ozone)
Chandigarh no2 nitrogen dioxide Icon
15 (NO2)
Current Air Pollution Level in Chandigarh
CITIES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Chandigarh UNHEALTHY 232 232 337 173 119 14 81

Weather Conditions in Chandigarh

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What are the weather and climatic conditions in Chandigarh?
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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 Chandigarh

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around Chandigarh, India?
wear mask

Wear Mask

Required
stay indoors

Stay Indoor

Required
shut doors

Windows

Keep Close
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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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Current AQI in Metro Cities of India
440
347
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
17˚C / 71%
90
108
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
28˚C / 51%
82
85
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
27˚C / 30%
110
130
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
27˚C / 57%
114
131
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
33˚C / 21%
60
97
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
30˚C / 62%
56
84
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
36˚C / 34%
206
167
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
23˚C / 43%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Chandigarh

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

Worst

Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with Chandigarh

24 hrs avg AQI

Chandigarh

India
337


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 AQI in Chandigarh is 337 (SEVERE) now. This was last updated 59 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 at Chandigarh is 173 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 25 µg/m³ as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. Currently, the concentration is 6.92 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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