Primary Pollutant


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Major Air Pollutants in Italy

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Italy pm2.5 icon
11 (PM2.5)
Italy pm 10 icon
23 (PM10)
Italy so2 sulphur dioxide icon
1 (SO2)
Italy o3 ozone icon
30 (Ozone)
Italy no2 nitrogen dioxide icon
9 (NO2)


The current PM2.5 concentration in Italy is ✓below the recommended limit given by the WHO 24hrs air quality guidelines value.

Italy - States Air Pollution Level

STATES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Basilicata GOOD 42 42 23 10 23 31 35
Campania MODERATE 62 62 41 17 40 29 44
Emilia Romagna GOOD 44 44 46 9 19 26 52
Liguria GOOD 30 30 32 0 0 24 67
Piedmont GOOD 42 42 24 9 9 24 65
Valle D Aosta MODERATE 74 74 43 23 0 11 75

Italy - Metro Cities AQI

21˚C / 60%
16˚C / 63%
9˚C / 93%
5˚C / 100%
39˚C / 36%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Italy


Oct 1, 2020


Oct 1, 2020


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FAQs of Italy's Air Quality

(Frequently Asked Questions)

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

The current Air Quality Index (AQI) in Italy is 41 GOOD air quality. This reading was last taken 3 hours ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Italy is 23 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 15 µg/m³ 24 hrs as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. Currently, the concentration is 0.92 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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