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Azores Air Quality Index (AQI)

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

Last Update: 07 Dec 2022, 05:05pm

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Comparative Exposure with Azores

24 hrs avg AQI

Azores

Portugal
152

Major Air Pollutants in Azores

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PM2.5 3.8X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Azores is 3.8 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Azores - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Horta UNHEALTHY 152 152 96 57 4 14 82

Weather Conditions in Azores

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What are the weather and climatic conditions in Azores?
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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 Azores

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around Azores, Portugal?
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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

Azores 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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Portugal - Metro Cities AQI

10
25
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
14˚C / 94%
14
33
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
7˚C / 87%
13
50
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
3˚C / 81%
13
24
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
7˚C / 81%
24
50
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
20˚C / 54%
313
194
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
14˚C / 72%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Azores

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

Worst

Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with Azores

24 hrs avg AQI

Azores

Portugal
152


FAQs of Azores's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time air quality in Azores is 152 (MODERATE) AQI now. This was last updated 4 hours ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Azores is 57 (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 2.28 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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