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Chandigarh Air Quality Index (AQI) | India

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

Last Update: 22 Apr 2024, 11:40pm

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Major Air Pollutants in Chandigarh

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131 (PM10)
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15 (SO2)
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475 (CO)
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19 (NO2)

PM2.5 3.2X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Chandigarh is 3.2 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Chandigarh - Locations Air Pollution Level

LOCATIONS Status AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Sector 25 POOR 157 125 67 135 25 42
Sector 6 Panchkula POOR 155 127 63 140 26 36
New Dayal Bagh MODERATE 95 103 33 104 26 22
Sector 33 MODERATE 99 105 35 108 26 22
Sector 8C POOR 117 109 42 113 27 20
Daria POOR 144 117 53 125 28 21
Sector 21 B MODERATE 97 103 34 105 27 20
Sector 17 POOR 151 119 56 129 26 22
Sector 22 POOR 102 120 36 131 27 38
HIMUDA Complex Phase 1 POOR 119 161 42 191 24 41
NASA_AQCS_176 POOR 160 139 72 156 26 36

Weather Conditions in Chandigarh

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Sunrise
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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

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

Keep Close
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Use Purifier

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Family

Allow Outdoor

Chandigarh Air Quality Forecast



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Today

134

AQI

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Friday

134

AQI

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Saturday

134

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Sunday

134

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Monday

134

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Tuesday

134

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Wednesday

134

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Chandigarh

AQI Calendar

0-50
Good
51-100
Moderate
101-200
Poor
201-300
Unhealthy
301-400
Severe
401-500
Hazardous

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FAQs of Chandigarh 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 121 (POOR) AQI now. This was last updated 40 seconds ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Chandigarh is 48 (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 1.92 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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