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Kanpur Air Quality Index (AQI)

Real-time air pollution and PM2.5 level in the city

Last Update: 26 May 2022, 10:22pm

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Kanpur

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India

Major Air Pollutants

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Kanpur pm2.5 icon
57 (PM2.5)
Kanpur pm10 icon
261 (PM10)
Kanpur sulphur sioxide so2 icon
5 (SO2)
Carbon-mono-oxide icon
1 (CO)
Kanpur ozone o3 icon
13 (Ozone)
Kanpur nitrogen dioxide no2 icon
8 (NO2)

Current Air Pollution Level in Kanpur

LOCATIONS Status AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Nehru Nagar SEVERE 320 413 57 440 35 22
Keshavpuram UNHEALTHY 281 354 62 373 35 22
Panki - 1 UNHEALTHY 213 245 67 255 35 22
Panki UNHEALTHY 233 280 70 287 35 22
Ashok Nagar UNHEALTHY 255 313 65 327 35 22
Gurdev Palace UNHEALTHY 269 335 64 351 35 22
FTI Kidwai Nagar POOR 149 142 55 163 35 22
IITK MODERATE 66 31 19 0 35 22
NSI Kalyanpur POOR 149 133 55 149 35 22

Weather Conditions in Kanpur

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What are the weather and climatic conditions in Kanpur?
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Sunrise
Sunset
06:26 AM
06:26 PM
Wind Speed Icon

Wind speed

33 km/h

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UV Index

16

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Pressure

800 mb


Health Advice For Kanpur

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

Wear Mask

Required
stay indoors

Stay Indoor

Required
shut doors

Windows

Keep Close
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Use Purifier

Required
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Family

Avoid Outdoor

Kanpur Air Quality Forecast



Day

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Today

134

AQI

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Friday

134

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Saturday

134

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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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Kanpur

AQI Calendar

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

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Comparative Exposure with Kanpur

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Kanpur

Uttar Pradesh

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FAQs of Kanpur's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time AQI in this city is 250 (SEVERE) now. This was last updated 18 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 at Kanpur is 57 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 25 µg/m³ as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. Currently, the concentration is 2.28 times the recommended limit.

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

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




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