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Major Air Pollutants in Kazakhstan

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116 (PM10)
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84 (CO)

PM2.5 5.7X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Kazakhstan is 5.7 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Kazakhstan - States Air Pollution Level

STATES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Almaty UNHEALTHY 197 197 266 138 188 -10 84
Aqtobe POOR 101 101 59 35 44 -17 84
Astana POOR 109 109 74 40 58 -23 76
Batys Qazaqstan POOR 129 129 98 53 63 -14 55
Mangghystau POOR 112 112 67 40 53 1 53
Pavlodar MODERATE 94 94 53 32 42 -19 99
Qaraghandy POOR 137 137 120 60 80 -24 76
Shyghys Qazaqstan HAZARDOUS 307 307 405 256 327 -23 76

Kazakhstan - Metro Cities AQI

8˚C / 79%
˚C / 84%
17˚C / 77%
22˚C / 69%
13˚C / 99%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Kazakhstan


Oct 1, 2020


Oct 1, 2020


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FAQs of Kazakhstan's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)

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

The real-time air quality in Kazakhstan is 161 UNHEALTHY AQI now. This was last updated 39 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Kazakhstan is 256 (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 10.24 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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