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Kaohsiung Air Quality Index (AQI)

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

Last Update: 02 Feb 2023, 10:05pm

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Major Air Pollutants in Kaohsiung

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Carbon-mono-oxide icon
556 (CO)
Kaohsiung nitrogen dioxide no2 icon
29 (NO2)

PM2.5 2.7X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Kaohsiung is 2.7 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 POOR 112 103 40 105 21 69
Kao Pingkaohsiung Cityaiguo Elementary School POOR 127 122 46 133 21 69
Qiaotou POOR 110 95 39 95 21 69
Kao Pingkaohsiung Cityfongyang Elementary School POOR 112 91 40 91 21 69
Fuxing POOR 115 115 41 123 22 65
Linyuan MODERATE 89 114 30 121 22 65
Kao Ping Taipower Dalin Plant POOR 119 131 43 147 22 65
Fengshan POOR 122 114 44 121 22 65
Qianjin POOR 107 102 38 103 21 69
Xiaogang POOR 137 110 50 115 21 69
Kao Pingkaohsiung Citydalinpu POOR 137 114 50 121 22 65
Daliao POOR 134 119 49 129 22 65
Qianzhen POOR 127 118 46 127 21 69
Nanzi MODERATE 97 101 34 101 21 69
Kao Pingcpc Linyuan Q1 GOOD 38 15 9 0 21 69
Kao Pingcpc Dalin A2 MODERATE 95 55 33 0 21 69
Kao Pingcpc Dalin A5 UNHEALTHY 152 96 57 0 21 69
Kao Pingpingtung Countyyanzhou MODERATE 84 59 28 59 22 65
Kao Pingkaohsiung Citychenggong POOR 119 111 43 117 22 65
Kao Pingcpc Dalin A1 POOR 149 92 55 0 22 65
Kao Pingtaipower Erhlin POOR 107 127 38 141 22 65
Renwu POOR 107 105 38 107 21 69
Kao Pingkaohsiung Cityfongshan Reservoir POOR 107 109 38 113 21 69
Kao Pingtaipower Funglin POOR 110 126 39 139 21 69
Kao Ping Cpc Dalin A3 POOR 134 82 49 0 22 69
Kao ping/TIPC Signal Station POOR 115 114 41 121 22 65
Kao ping/ POOR 122 121 44 131 22 65

Weather Conditions in Kaohsiung

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What are the weather and climatic 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 Indoor

Required
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Windows

Keep Close
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Use Purifier

Required
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Family

Allow 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
101-200
Poor
201-300
Unhealthy
301-400
Severe
401-500
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 102 (POOR) AQI now. This was last updated 43 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Kaohsiung is 41 (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 1.64 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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