Primary Pollutant

(AQI)

Puducherry POOR aqi boy Puducherry POOR aqi boy Puducherry POOR aqi boy

Puducherry Air Quality Index (AQI)

Real-time PM2.5, PM10 air pollution in Puducherry

Last Update: 28 Sep 2022, 06:32am

Puducherry POOR aqi boy Puducherry POOR aqi boy Puducherry POOR aqi boy

Most Polluted Cities in India

Least Polluted Cities in India


Comparative Exposure with Puducherry

24 hrs avg AQI

Puducherry

Puducherry

India

Major Air Pollutants in Puducherry

live rank icon
Puducherry pm2.5 icon
44 (PM2.5)
Puducherry pm10 icon
57 (PM10)
Puducherry sulphur sioxide so2 icon
2 (SO2)
Puducherry ozone o3 icon
6 (Ozone)
Puducherry nitrogen dioxide no2 icon
11 (NO2)

PM2.5 2.9X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Puducherry is 2.9 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Puducherry - Locations Air Pollution Level

LOCATIONS Status AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Arumparthapuram POOR 133 81 48 61 28 77
White Town POOR 133 81 48 63 28 77
Vaithikuppam POOR 133 81 48 59 27 78
Vanur POOR 134 82 48 61 27 78
Jawahar Nagar MODERATE 80 44 26 41 27 78

Weather Conditions in Puducherry

live rank icon
What are the weather and climatic conditions in Puducherry?
weather icon
Temperature icon
˚C | ˚F

Local Time

|


Sunrise
Sunset
06:26 AM
06:26 PM
Wind Speed Icon

Wind speed

33 km/h

UV Index Icon

UV Index

16

Pressure Icon

Pressure

800 mb


Health Advice For Puducherry

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

Wear Mask

Required
stay indoors icon

Stay Indoor

Required
shut openings icon cross

Windows

Close Door
use a purifier icon

Use Purifier

Required
family icon cross

Family

Avoid Outdoor

Puducherry Air Quality Forecast



Day

AQI

Weather


Temp.


Today

134

AQI

1st day weather condition icon


Friday

134

AQI

2nd day weather condition icon


Saturday

134

AQI

3rd day weather condition icon


Sunday

134

AQI

4th day weather condition icon


Monday

134

AQI

5th day weather condition icon


Tuesday

134

AQI

6th day weather condition icon


Wednesday

134

AQI

7th day weather condition icon



Puducherry

AQI Calendar

0-50
Good
51-100
Moderate
101-150
Poor
151-200
Unhealthy
201-300
Severe
301-500
Hazardous

Most Polluted Cities in India

Least Polluted Cities in India


Comparative Exposure with Puducherry

24 hrs avg AQI

Puducherry

Puducherry

India



FAQs of Puducherry 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 74 (POOR) AQI now. This was last updated 3 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Puducherry is 44 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 25 µg/m³ as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. Currently, the concentration is 1.76 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.




World's Most Polluted Cities & Countries AQI Ranking

Real-time top most polluted cities, and monthly & annual historic AQI ranking of cities & countries

prana air sensible+ indoor air quality monitor for Puducherry

Puducherry AIR POLLUTION

· · ·

my Btn

Keep a track of Puducherry air pollution
level on “AQI Air Quality App

Know what you breathe and the quality of air in your city and nearby locations. Real-time AQI, map, weather & fire data, health advice with insightful & anlytical dashboards.

aqi air quality mobile app for Puducherry
Puducherry background image