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Iraq Air Quality Index (AQI)

Real-time PM2.5, PM10 air pollution level

Last Update: 27 May 2022, 05:05pm





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Major Air Pollutants

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43 (PM2.5)
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69 (PM10)

Current Air Pollution Level in Iraq

STATES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
As Sulaymaniyah MODERATE 68 68 89 19 89 26 18
Baghdad UNHEALTHY 179 179 266 110 0 36 10
Maysān MODERATE 83 83 266 0 119 37 7

Current AQI in Metro Cities of Iraq

18˚C / 100%
20˚C / 40%
10˚C / 88%
21˚C / 31%
33˚C / 42%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Iraq


Oct 1, 2020


Oct 1, 2020


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FAQs of Iraq's Air Quality

(Frequently Asked Questions)

Some facts about air pollution level in Iraq and what quality of air you breathe in your region.

The current Air Quality Index (AQI) in Iraq is 118 POOR air quality. This reading was last taken 26 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Iraq is 0 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 25 µg/m³ as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. Currently, the concentration is 0.00 times the recommended limit. 0.00

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

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

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