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 Punjab POOR aqi boy

Punjab Air Quality Index (AQI)

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

Last Update: 29 May 2024, 03:34am

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Comparative Exposure with Punjab

24 hrs avg AQI

Punjab

India
156

Major Air Pollutants in Punjab

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166 (PM10)
Punjab carbon monoxide icon
641 (CO)
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11 (NO2)

PM2.5 3.6X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Punjab is 3.6 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Punjab - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Malaut MODERATE 54 54 62 5 62 32 19
Amritsar POOR 178 178 260 108 179 32 37
Mauli POOR 187 187 360 105 308 30 14
Ludhiana POOR 143 143 153 56 176 32 11
Patiala POOR 163 163 174 78 196 33 13
Jalandhar POOR 155 155 166 64 198 31 18
Abohar MODERATE 55 55 63 5 63 34 8
Haripur POOR 138 138 159 51 185 30 17
Khem Karan POOR 120 120 124 54 126 30 34
Pathankot MODERATE 81 81 82 26 83 29 16

Weather 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

Not Required
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Windows

Keep Close
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Use Purifier

Required
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Family

Avoid Outdoor

Punjab Air Quality Forecast



Day

AQI

Weather

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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

281
178
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
33˚C / 22%
142
158
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
31˚C / 54%
41
52
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
23˚C / 88%
82
79
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
30˚C / 78%
61
88
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
25˚C / 75%
72
76
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
32˚C / 69%
57
68
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
30˚C / 55%
74
93
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
30˚C / 90%

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
156


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 air quality in Punjab is 156 (POOR) AQI now. This was last updated 25 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Punjab is 54 (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 2.16 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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