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Puducherry Air Quality Index (AQI) Live

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

Last Update: 25 Feb 2024, 10:31am

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Comparative Exposure with Puducherry

24 hrs avg AQI

Puducherry

India
52

Major Air Pollutants in Puducherry

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Puducherry carbon monoxide icon
162 (CO)
Puducherry no2 nitrogen dioxide Icon
14 (NO2)

PM2.5 2.1X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Puducherry is 2.1 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Puducherry - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Puducherry MODERATE 91 91 52 31 47 29 65

Weather Conditions in Puducherry

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What are the weather and climatic conditions in Puducherry?
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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 Puducherry

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

Required
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Stay Indoor

Not Required
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Windows

Keep Close
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Use Purifier

Required
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Family

Avoid Outdoor

Puducherry 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

280
181
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
18˚C / 45%
53
80
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
23˚C / 24%
55
95
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
25˚C / 68%
207
170
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
26˚C / 30%
108
144
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
20˚C / 26%
55
95
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
29˚C / 68%
54
94
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
25˚C / 74%
196
168
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
22˚C / 60%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Puducherry

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

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Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with Puducherry

24 hrs avg AQI

Puducherry

India
52


FAQs of Puducherry's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time air quality in Puducherry is 52 (MODERATE) AQI now. This was last updated 8 seconds ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Puducherry is 31 (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 1.24 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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