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Kaohsiung Air Quality Index (AQI)

Real-time PM2.5, PM10 air pollution in Kaohsiung

Last Update: 26 Sep 2022, 02:05pm

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24 hrs avg AQI

Kaohsiung

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Major Air Pollutants in Kaohsiung

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Kaohsiung pm2.5 icon
19 (PM2.5)
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31 (PM10)
Kaohsiung sulphur sioxide so2 icon
2 (SO2)
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37 (Ozone)
Kaohsiung nitrogen dioxide no2 icon
8 (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 - Locations Air Pollution Level

LOCATIONS Status AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Zuoying MODERATE 57 47 15 32 31 63
Kao Pingkaohsiung Cityaiguo Elementary School MODERATE 63 47 18 43 31 63
Qiaotou GOOD 46 39 11 33 32 56
Kao Pingkaohsiung Cityfongyang Elementary School MODERATE 95 67 33 67 31 63
Fuxing GOOD 46 41 11 21 32 56
Linyuan MODERATE 55 51 14 32 31 63
Kao Ping Taipower Dalin Plant MODERATE 57 34 15 34 31 63
Fengshan MODERATE 68 43 20 34 31 63
Qianjin MODERATE 63 46 18 30 32 59
Xiaogang MODERATE 59 43 16 32 31 63
Kao Pingkaohsiung Citydalinpu GOOD 46 50 9 38 31 63
Daliao MODERATE 76 57 24 52 32 59
Qianzhen MODERATE 70 55 21 55 32 59
Nanzi GOOD 46 42 11 32 31 63
Kao Pingcpc Linyuan Q1 MODERATE 55 23 14 0 31 63
Kao Pingcpc Dalin A2 MODERATE 91 52 31 0 32 59
Kao Pingcpc Dalin A5 MODERATE 78 38 25 0 32 59
Kao Pingkaohsiung Citychenggong MODERATE 68 48 20 48 31 63
Kao Pingcpc Dalin A1 POOR 134 82 49 0 31 63
Kao Pingtaipower Erhlin MODERATE 66 43 19 43 32 59
Renwu MODERATE 61 44 17 31 32 59
Kao Pingkaohsiung Cityfongshan Reservoir MODERATE 89 61 30 61 32 59
Kao Pingtaipower Funglin GOOD 50 23 12 23 31 63
Kao Ping Cpc Dalin A3 MODERATE 82 45 27 0 31 63
Kao-ping/TIPC Signal Station GOOD 46 44 11 28 31 63
Kao-ping/TIPC Lingya MODERATE 82 48 27 48 31 63
Kao-ping/ GOOD 43 46 9 23 31 63

Weather Conditions in Kaohsiung

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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

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

Kaohsiung Air Quality Forecast



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AQI

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Today

134

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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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Kaohsiung

AQI Calendar

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

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FAQs of Kaohsiung 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 47 (MODERATE) AQI now. This was last updated 16 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Kaohsiung is 19 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 25 µg/m³ as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. 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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