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West Bengal Air Quality Index (AQI) Live

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

Last Update: 29 Feb 2024, 12:34pm

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Comparative Exposure with West Bengal

24 hrs avg AQI

West Bengal

India
137

Major Air Pollutants in West Bengal

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100 (PM10)
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12 (SO2)
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377 (CO)
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11 (NO2)

PM2.5 4.5X

The current PM2.5 concentration in West Bengal is 4.5 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

West Bengal - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Durgapur POOR 138 138 84 50 84 30 26
Bali POOR 183 183 135 66 99 29 45
Kolkata POOR 185 185 147 73 131 29 44
Howrah POOR 187 187 180 84 125 29 44
Shiliguri POOR 108 108 64 38 62 27 28
Haldia POOR 172 172 148 72 114 28 48
Asansol POOR 115 115 76 38 73 29 23
Dam Dam POOR 169 169 137 71 119 29 42
Alipur Duar POOR 105 105 62 37 58 27 24
Baharampur POOR 154 154 107 62 88 31 19
Baidyabati POOR 162 162 132 68 95 29 41
Balurghat POOR 122 122 73 44 70 28 22
Bangaon POOR 167 167 187 86 114 29 40
Bankura POOR 129 129 82 47 82 31 19
Bansbaria POOR 167 167 190 87 111 29 40
Barasat POOR 172 172 220 96 145 27 42
Barddhaman POOR 162 162 153 76 98 29 40
Basirhat POOR 168 168 193 88 117 29 40
Bhadreswar POOR 167 167 190 87 109 29 40
Bhatpara POOR 166 166 183 85 109 29 40
Champdani POOR 166 166 183 85 108 29 40
Chandannagar POOR 167 167 187 86 109 29 40
Darjeeling MODERATE 60 60 28 16 26 22 26
Habra POOR 166 166 183 85 109 29 40
Halisahar POOR 167 167 187 86 110 29 40
Hugli POOR 167 167 187 86 109 29 40
Ingraj Bazar POOR 142 142 87 52 78 29 21
Jalpaiguri POOR 115 115 68 41 66 27 24
Jamuria POOR 115 115 78 41 78 29 20
Jaynagar Majilpur POOR 169 169 203 91 130 29 40
Kalyani POOR 167 167 187 86 110 29 40
Kamarhati POOR 165 165 177 83 104 29 40
Kanchrapara POOR 167 167 187 86 110 29 40
Kharagpur POOR 161 161 151 76 112 28 34
Khardah POOR 167 167 187 86 108 29 40
Krishnanagar POOR 167 167 187 86 110 29 40
Kulti POOR 115 115 78 41 78 30 20
Madhyamgram POOR 167 167 187 86 109 29 40
Mahadipur POOR 144 144 88 53 79 28 24
Medinipur POOR 166 166 180 84 109 31 23
Naihati POOR 167 167 187 86 109 29 40
Navadwip POOR 167 167 187 86 110 30 22
Panihati POOR 167 167 190 87 108 29 40
Raiganj POOR 110 110 66 39 64 28 28
Rajmahal POOR 139 139 85 51 77 28 24
Rishra POOR 166 166 183 85 107 29 40
Shantipur POOR 167 167 187 86 110 30 22
Shrirampur POOR 166 166 180 84 107 29 40
Titagarh POOR 166 166 183 85 107 29 40
Uluberiya POOR 169 169 200 90 138 29 40

Weather Conditions in West Bengal

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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 Indoor

Required
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Windows

Close Door
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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

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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

126
157
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
22˚C / 45%
79
119
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
30˚C / 34%
38
59
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
29˚C / 24%
198
248
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
33˚C / 37%
106
146
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
31˚C / 30%
77
128
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
31˚C / 61%
64
108
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
31˚C / 32%
147
185
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
29˚C / 44%

Historic Air Quality Graph of West Bengal

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Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with West Bengal

24 hrs avg AQI

West Bengal

India
137


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 air quality in West Bengal is 137 (POOR) AQI now. This was last updated 21 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in West Bengal is 67 (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 2.68 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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