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West Bengal Air Quality Index (AQI)

Real-time PM2.5 air pollution level in India

Last Update: 01 Oct 2022, 05:05pm

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Comparative Exposure with West Bengal

24 hrs avg AQI

West Bengal

India
65

Major Air Pollutants in West Bengal

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West Bengal pm2.5 icon
33 (PM2.5)
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61 (PM10)
West Bengal sulphur dioxide icon
2 (SO2)
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15 (Ozone)
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7 (NO2)

PM2.5 2.2X

The current PM2.5 concentration in West Bengal is 2.2 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

West Bengal - Cities Air Pollution Level

CITIES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Alipur Duar MODERATE 64 64 43 18 35 33 71
Asansol POOR 121 121 80 43 87 30 64
Baharampur POOR 117 117 82 42 87 32 64
Baidyabati POOR 101 101 69 35 69 32 67
Bali POOR 108 108 69 38 69 32 67
Balurghat MODERATE 84 84 55 27 54 32 64
Bangaon MODERATE 94 94 62 32 62 32 67
Bankura POOR 117 117 82 42 87 32 64
Bansbaria MODERATE 94 94 62 32 62 32 67
Barasat MODERATE 83 83 51 27 51 33 63
Barddhaman POOR 104 104 75 36 75 32 64
Basirhat MODERATE 81 81 67 26 67 32 67
Bhadreswar MODERATE 99 99 67 34 67 32 67
Bhatpara MODERATE 98 98 66 34 66 32 67
Champdani MODERATE 99 99 67 34 67 32 67
Chandannagar MODERATE 99 99 67 34 67 32 67
Dam Dam MODERATE 75 75 66 23 63 33 63
Darjeeling MODERATE 90 90 60 31 32 33 71
Durgapur POOR 117 117 88 42 91 32 64
Habra MODERATE 99 99 67 34 67 32 67
Haldia MODERATE 86 86 62 28 62 30 74
Halisahar MODERATE 97 97 65 33 65 32 67
Howrah MODERATE 93 93 61 32 59 33 63
Hugli MODERATE 98 98 66 34 66 32 67
Ingraj Bazar POOR 106 106 73 37 76 32 64
Jalpaiguri MODERATE 69 69 43 20 40 33 71
Jamuria POOR 117 117 77 42 84 30 64
Jaynagar Majilpur MODERATE 90 90 65 30 65 33 63
Kalyani MODERATE 96 96 64 33 64 32 67
Kamarhati POOR 108 108 69 38 69 32 67
Kanchrapara MODERATE 96 96 64 33 64 32 67
Kharagpur MODERATE 89 89 64 30 63 30 74
Khardah POOR 103 103 68 36 68 32 67
Kolkata MODERATE 89 89 59 30 43 33 64
Krishnanagar MODERATE 95 95 63 33 63 32 67
Kulti POOR 117 117 76 42 83 30 64
Madhyamgram MODERATE 96 96 67 33 67 32 67
Mahadipur POOR 102 102 70 35 72 32 64
Medinipur MODERATE 88 88 68 29 68 30 74
Naihati MODERATE 98 98 66 34 66 32 67
Navadwip MODERATE 95 95 63 33 63 32 67
Panihati POOR 104 104 69 36 69 32 67
Raiganj MODERATE 94 94 65 32 57 33 68
Rajmahal POOR 103 103 70 35 72 32 64
Rishra POOR 105 105 69 37 69 32 67
Shantipur MODERATE 95 95 63 33 63 32 67
Shiliguri MODERATE 84 84 53 28 32 33 71
Shrirampur POOR 103 103 69 36 69 32 67
Titagarh POOR 104 104 69 36 69 32 67
Uluberiya MODERATE 93 93 54 32 49 33 63

Weather Conditions in West Bengal

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Sunrise
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06:26 AM
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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 West Bengal

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around West Bengal, 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

West Bengal 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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India - Metro Cities AQI

137
136
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
32˚C / 45%
39
71
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
34˚C / 53%
46
67
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
21˚C / 100%
52
62
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
30˚C / 75%
66
89
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
29˚C / 72%
43
100
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
32˚C / 56%
71
100
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
26˚C / 85%
59
89
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AQI (US)
33˚C / 64%

Historic Air Quality Graph of West Bengal

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Comparative Exposure with West Bengal

24 hrs avg AQI

West Bengal

India
65


FAQs of West Bengal's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time AQI in West Bengal is 65 (MODERATE) now. This was last updated 2 hours ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 at West Bengal is 33 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 25 µg/m³ as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. Currently, the concentration is 1.32 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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