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Tamil Nadu Air Quality Index (AQI)

Real-time PM2.5 air pollution level in India

Last Update: 28 Jun 2022, 03:05pm

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Comparative Exposure with Tamil Nadu

24 hrs avg AQI

Tamil Nadu

India
41

Major Air Pollutants in Tamil Nadu

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Tamil Nadu pm2.5 icon
18 (PM2.5)
Tamil Nadu pm10 icon
37 (PM10)
Tamil Nadu sulphur dioxide icon
2 (SO2)
Tamil Nadu carbon monoxide icon
1 (CO)
Tamil Nadu o3 ozone icon
12 (Ozone)
Tamil Nadu no2 nitrogen dioxide Icon
5 (NO2)

PM2.5 1.2X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Tamil Nadu is 1.2 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Tamil Nadu - Cities Air Pollution Level

CITIES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Chennai MODERATE 66 66 47 18 39 33 67
Coimbatore MODERATE 69 69 37 20 37 30 66
Conjeeveram MODERATE 62 62 43 16 34 36 34
Cuddalore MODERATE 65 65 37 19 27 30 68
Dindigul MODERATE 64 64 35 18 38 34 33
Erode MODERATE 60 60 34 16 35 36 34
Karur MODERATE 62 62 34 17 36 36 37
Kilkunda MODERATE 68 68 36 20 39 19 75
Kodaikanal MODERATE 67 67 36 19 39 31 49
Madurai MODERATE 64 64 35 18 38 35 44
Nagercoil MODERATE 56 56 35 18 36 34 57
Negapatam MODERATE 65 65 37 19 27 33 53
Ootacamund MODERATE 72 72 38 21 39 21 80
Rajapalaiyam MODERATE 62 62 35 18 38 34 39
Rameswaram MODERATE 64 64 36 18 34 30 75
Salem MODERATE 61 61 34 17 35 32 44
Seven Pagodas MODERATE 63 63 37 18 33 33 67
Tanjore MODERATE 64 64 36 18 30 37 31
Tinnevelly GOOD 45 45 29 13 30 34 41
Tiruppur MODERATE 64 64 35 18 37 33 43
Tiruvannamalai MODERATE 65 65 37 19 27 36 30
Trichinopoly MODERATE 63 63 35 18 35 35 42
Tuticorin MODERATE 54 54 33 16 35 36 42
Valparai MODERATE 63 63 34 18 38 23 74
Vellore MODERATE 59 59 46 15 43 35 32

Weather Conditions in Tamil Nadu

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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 Tamil Nadu

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

Required
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Stay Indoors

Not Required
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Windows

Keep Close
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Use Purifier

Required
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Family

Avoid Outdoor

Tamil Nadu 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

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Monday

134

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Tuesday

134

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Wednesday

134

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India - Metro Cities AQI

176
161
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
38˚C / 44%
57
77
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
38˚C / 54%
43
51
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
27˚C / 64%
57
71
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
26˚C / 99%
40
77
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
29˚C / 61%
47
66
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
33˚C / 67%
29
55
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
23˚C / 100%
40
69
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
33˚C / 62%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Tamil Nadu

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

Worst

Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with Tamil Nadu

24 hrs avg AQI

Tamil Nadu

India
41


FAQs of Tamil Nadu's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time AQI in Tamil Nadu is 41 (MODERATE) now. This was last updated 2 hours ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 at Tamil Nadu is 18 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 25 µg/m³ as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. Currently, the concentration is 0.72 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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