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Kaohsiung Air Quality Index (AQI)

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

Last Update: 01 Feb 2023, 08:05pm

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Comparative Exposure with Kaohsiung

24 hrs avg AQI

Kaohsiung

Taiwan
65

Major Air Pollutants in Kaohsiung

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Kaohsiung carbon monoxide icon
552 (CO)
Kaohsiung no2 nitrogen dioxide Icon
26 (NO2)

PM2.5 1.3X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Kaohsiung is 1.3 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Kaohsiung - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Kaohsiung MODERATE 65 65 48 19 40 22 65

Weather Conditions in Kaohsiung

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What are the weather and climatic conditions in Kaohsiung?
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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 Kaohsiung

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around Kaohsiung, Taiwan?
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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

Kaohsiung 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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Taiwan - Metro Cities AQI

47
73
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
19˚C / 65%
48
65
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
22˚C / 65%
52
81
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
18˚C / 65%
43
64
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
23˚C / 60%
50
72
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
19˚C / 64%
43
74
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
16˚C / 82%
44
62
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
19˚C / 66%
34
64
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
18˚C / 68%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Kaohsiung

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

Worst

Oct 1, 2020

0

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Comparative Exposure with Kaohsiung

24 hrs avg AQI

Kaohsiung

Taiwan
65


FAQs of Kaohsiung's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time air quality in Kaohsiung is 65 (MODERATE) AQI now. This was last updated 49 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Kaohsiung is 19 (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 0.76 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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