Primary Pollutant

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Wellington Air Quality Index (AQI)

Real-time PM2.5 air pollution level in New Zealand

Last Update: 05 Oct 2022, 03:05am

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Comparative Exposure with Wellington

24 hrs avg AQI

Wellington

New Zealand
18

Major Air Pollutants in Wellington

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3 (PM2.5)
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15 (PM10)

PM2.5

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

Wellington - Cities Air Pollution Level

CITIES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Lower Hutt GOOD 22 22 21 3 21 12 71
Masterton GOOD 15 15 8 3 8 10 68
Upper Hutt GOOD 19 19 21 2 21 10 82
Wellington GOOD 17 17 14 4 14 12 71

Weather Conditions in Wellington

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What are the weather and climatic conditions in Wellington?
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Local Time

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Sunrise
Sunset
06:26 AM
06:26 PM
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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 Wellington

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around Wellington, New Zealand?
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Wear Mask

Not Required
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Stay Indoors

Not Required
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Windows

Keep Open
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Use Purifier

Not Required
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Family

Allow Outdoor

Wellington Air Quality Forecast



Day

AQI

Weather

Temp.

Today

134

AQI

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Friday

134

AQI

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Saturday

134

AQI

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Sunday

134

AQI

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Monday

134

AQI

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Tuesday

134

AQI

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Wednesday

134

AQI

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New Zealand - Metro Cities AQI

10
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
11˚C / 92%
15
38
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
12˚C / 67%
16
26
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
17˚C / 77%
10
17
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
10˚C / 75%
62
106
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
33˚C / 15%
177
166
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
31˚C / 59%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Wellington

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

Worst

Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with Wellington

24 hrs avg AQI

Wellington

New Zealand
18


FAQs of Wellington's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


Quick answers to some commonly asked questions about the air pollution of Wellington.


The real-time AQI in Wellington is 18 (GOOD) now. This was last updated 2 hours ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 at Wellington is 3 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 25 µg/m³ as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. Currently, the concentration is 0.12 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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