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Kwazulu Natal Air Quality Index (AQI)

Real-time PM2.5, PM10 air pollution level South Africa

Last Update: 09 Dec 2022, 06:05pm

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Comparative Exposure with Kwazulu Natal

24 hrs avg AQI

Kwazulu Natal

South Africa
78

Major Air Pollutants in Kwazulu Natal

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PM2.5 1.7X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Kwazulu Natal is 1.7 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Kwazulu Natal - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Durban MODERATE 83 83 49 28 37 23 89
Pietermaritzburg MODERATE 57 57 31 15 31 17 99

Weather Conditions in Kwazulu Natal

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What are the weather and climatic conditions in Kwazulu Natal?
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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 Kwazulu Natal

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around Kwazulu Natal, South Africa?
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Wear Mask

Required
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Stay Indoor

Not Required
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Windows

Keep Close
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Use Purifier

Required
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Family

Avoid Outdoor

Kwazulu Natal 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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South Africa - Metro Cities AQI

41
76
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
20˚C / 78%
25
52
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
19˚C / 83%
36
33
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
19˚C / 72%
49
83
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
23˚C / 89%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Kwazulu Natal

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

Worst

Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with Kwazulu Natal

24 hrs avg AQI

Kwazulu Natal

South Africa
78


FAQs of Kwazulu Natal's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time air quality in Kwazulu Natal is 78 (MODERATE) AQI now. This was last updated 6 hours ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Kwazulu Natal is 25 (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 1.00 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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