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Pohang Air Quality Index (AQI)

Real-time air pollution and PM2.5 level in the city

Last Update: 05 Dec 2021, 10:05am

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Pohang

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Major Air Pollutants

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PM2.5 icon
18 (PM2.5)
Pm 10 icon
31 (PM 10)
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3 (SO2)
Carbon-mono-oxide icon
1 (CO)
11 (Ozone)
12 (NO2)

Current Air Pollution Level in Pohang

LOCATIONS Status AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Pohang MODERATE 68 34 20 31 0 0
Industrial MODERATE 61 28 17 27 0 0
Daedo Dong MODERATE 59 31 16 31 0 0
Cheongnim Dong MODERATE 89 50 30 50 0 0
Jukdo Dong GOOD 50 28 12 28 0 0
Songdo Dong MODERATE 68 34 20 27 0 0
Angang Eup MODERATE 61 28 17 24 0 0
Daesong Myeon GOOD 33 28 8 28 0 0
Ocheon Eup MODERATE 82 46 27 46 0 0
Jangheung Dong MODERATE 76 40 24 32 0 0
Yeongdeok Eup GOOD 50 20 12 17 0 0

Weather Conditions in Pohang

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What are the weather and climatic conditions in Pohang?
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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 Pohang

How to protect yourself from air pollution around Pohang, South Korea?
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Wear Mask

Required
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Stay Indoors

Not Required
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Windows

Keep Close
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Use Purifier

Required
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Family

Avoid Outdoor

Pohang Air Quality Forecast



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Today

134

AQI

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Friday

134

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Saturday

134

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Sunday

134

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Monday

134

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Tuesday

134

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Wednesday

134

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Pohang

AQI Calendar

0-50
Good
51-100
Moderate
101-150
Poor
151-200
Unhealthy
201-300
Severe
301-500
Hazardous


FAQs of Pohang's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time AQI in this city is 50 (MODERATE) now. This was last updated 47 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 at Pohang is 12 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 25 µg/m³ as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. Currently, the concentration is 0.48 times the recommended limit.

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

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



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How do we calculate Air Quality Index ?

Air Quality Index (AQI) is a numerical value indicative of the aggregate levels of major pollutants in the ambient air. The more the AQI value, the more polluted the ambient air. It is descriptive of the magnitude of air pollution at a particular location.

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