Primary Pollutant

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Punjab Air Quality Index (AQI)

Real-time PM2.5 air pollution level in India

Last Update: 01 Oct 2022, 08:05pm

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Comparative Exposure with Punjab

24 hrs avg AQI

Punjab

India
124

Major Air Pollutants in Punjab

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Punjab pm2.5 icon
51 (PM2.5)
Punjab pm10 icon
122 (PM10)
Punjab sulphur dioxide icon
3 (SO2)
Punjab carbon monoxide icon
1 (CO)
Punjab o3 ozone icon
9 (Ozone)
Punjab no2 nitrogen dioxide Icon
10 (NO2)

PM2.5 3.4X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Punjab is 3.4 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Punjab - Cities Air Pollution Level

CITIES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Abohar POOR 191 191 228 35 244 30 36
Amritsar MODERATE 96 96 64 32 64 28 79
Haripur POOR 141 141 107 53 104 27 69
Jalandhar POOR 140 140 105 51 106 30 63
Khem Karan POOR 114 114 78 40 76 28 79
Ludhiana POOR 141 141 108 52 113 29 62
Malaut POOR 198 198 241 36 262 29 42
Mauli POOR 142 142 120 58 85 25 74
Pathankot POOR 145 145 109 55 95 26 71
Patiala POOR 136 136 119 55 120 29 62

Weather Conditions in Punjab

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What are the weather and climatic conditions in Punjab?
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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 Punjab

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around Punjab, 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

Punjab 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

189
162
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
30˚C / 58%
45
68
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
32˚C / 59%
68
86
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
21˚C / 94%
53
62
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
29˚C / 79%
99
111
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
25˚C / 84%
67
108
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
31˚C / 60%
117
130
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
24˚C / 100%
72
97
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
29˚C / 77%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Punjab

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

Worst

Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with Punjab

24 hrs avg AQI

Punjab

India
124


FAQs of Punjab's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time AQI in Punjab is 124 (POOR) now. This was last updated 1 hour ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 at Punjab is 51 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 25 µg/m³ as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. Currently, the concentration is 2.04 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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