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West Bengal Air Quality Index (AQI)

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

Last Update: 01 Feb 2023, 03:05pm

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Comparative Exposure with West Bengal

24 hrs avg AQI

West Bengal

India
98

Major Air Pollutants in West Bengal

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189 (CO)

PM2.5 3.4X

The current PM2.5 concentration in West Bengal is 3.4 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
Alipur Duar POOR 156 156 135 65 153 9 50
Asansol POOR 119 119 96 43 99 29 14
Baharampur POOR 115 115 91 41 91 30 15
Baidyabati POOR 144 144 95 53 95 29 48
Bali POOR 148 148 106 55 100 29 48
Balurghat POOR 152 152 121 57 132 27 27
Bangaon POOR 144 144 88 53 84 29 48
Bankura POOR 129 129 105 47 107 30 15
Bansbaria POOR 147 147 90 54 86 29 48
Barasat POOR 127 127 94 46 94 28 51
Barddhaman POOR 139 139 93 51 93 30 15
Basirhat POOR 144 144 88 53 80 29 48
Bhadreswar POOR 147 147 90 54 84 29 48
Bhatpara POOR 147 147 90 54 88 29 48
Champdani POOR 147 147 90 54 89 29 48
Chandannagar POOR 147 147 90 54 87 29 48
Dam Dam POOR 144 144 90 53 78 28 51
Darjeeling MODERATE 86 86 80 29 80 9 50
Durgapur POOR 121 121 84 44 95 30 15
Habra POOR 147 147 90 54 88 29 48
Haldia MODERATE 92 92 78 31 78 30 27
Halisahar POOR 147 147 90 54 87 29 48
Howrah POOR 152 152 95 57 66 29 48
Hugli POOR 147 147 90 54 87 29 48
Ingraj Bazar POOR 147 147 157 54 185 27 27
Jalpaiguri POOR 156 156 135 65 153 9 50
Jamuria POOR 119 119 99 43 99 29 14
Jaynagar Majilpur POOR 107 107 85 38 85 28 51
Kalyani POOR 147 147 90 54 87 29 48
Kamarhati POOR 147 147 92 54 92 29 48
Kanchrapara POOR 147 147 90 54 87 29 48
Kharagpur POOR 112 112 74 40 74 30 27
Khardah POOR 149 149 92 55 84 29 48
Kolkata POOR 126 126 90 46 76 28 51
Krishnanagar POOR 147 147 90 54 87 29 48
Kulti POOR 119 119 99 43 99 29 14
Madhyamgram POOR 147 147 90 54 89 29 48
Mahadipur POOR 139 139 124 51 136 27 27
Medinipur MODERATE 97 97 77 34 77 30 27
Naihati POOR 147 147 90 54 87 29 48
Navadwip POOR 147 147 90 54 87 29 48
Panihati POOR 149 149 92 55 83 29 48
Raiganj POOR 156 156 149 64 174 27 27
Rajmahal POOR 151 151 148 56 172 27 27
Rishra POOR 149 149 92 55 86 29 48
Shantipur POOR 147 147 90 54 87 29 48
Shiliguri POOR 156 156 136 65 153 22 33
Shrirampur POOR 147 147 90 54 88 29 48
Titagarh POOR 149 149 92 55 86 29 48
Uluberiya POOR 132 132 80 48 80 28 51

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



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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

131
156
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
20˚C / 53%
89
118
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
27˚C / 32%
100
125
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
27˚C / 48%
162
163
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
32˚C / 43%
76
119
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AQI (US)
30˚C / 29%
91
140
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
30˚C / 66%
90
131
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
28˚C / 42%
90
126
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28˚C / 51%

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
98


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 98 (POOR) AQI now. This was last updated 2 hours ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in West Bengal is 51 (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 2.04 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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