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Kaohsiung Air Quality Index (AQI)

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

Last Update: 27 May 2022, 07:05am

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Kaohsiung

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Major Air Pollutants

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Kaohsiung pm2.5 icon
9 (PM2.5)
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18 (PM10)
Kaohsiung sulphur sioxide so2 icon
1 (SO2)
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11 (Ozone)
Kaohsiung nitrogen dioxide no2 icon
8 (NO2)

Current Air Pollution Level in Kaohsiung

LOCATIONS Status AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Zuoying GOOD 50 20 12 20 26 94
Kao Pingkaohsiung Cityaiguo Elementary School GOOD 21 23 2 23 26 94
Qiaotou GOOD 25 25 6 25 26 94
Kao Pingkaohsiung Cityfongyang Elementary School MODERATE 59 39 16 39 26 94
Fuxing GOOD 46 18 11 18 26 94
Linyuan GOOD 33 24 8 24 26 94
Kao Ping Taipower Dalin Plant GOOD 29 20 7 20 26 94
Fengshan GOOD 29 17 7 17 26 94
Qianjin GOOD 42 19 10 19 26 94
Xiaogang GOOD 29 18 7 18 26 94
Kao Pingkaohsiung Citydalinpu GOOD 27 29 3 29 26 94
Daliao GOOD 33 16 8 15 26 94
Qianzhen GOOD 29 20 7 20 26 94
Nanzi GOOD 21 18 5 18 26 94
Kao Pingcpc Linyuan Q1 MODERATE 82 45 27 0 26 94
Kao Pingcpc Dalin A5 GOOD 25 15 6 0 26 94
Kao Pingpingtung Countyyanzhou MODERATE 59 29 16 29 26 94
Kao Pingkaohsiung Citychenggong GOOD 29 12 7 11 26 94
Kao Pingcpc Dalin A1 GOOD 45 17 10 0 26 94
Kao Pingtaipower Erhlin GOOD 25 15 6 15 26 94
Renwu MODERATE 53 22 13 19 26 94
Kao Pingkaohsiung Cityfongshan Reservoir GOOD 33 23 8 23 26 94
Kao Ping Cpc Dalin A3 MODERATE 61 28 17 0 26 94
Kao-ping/TIPC Signal Station GOOD 50 28 12 28 26 94
Kao-ping/ GOOD 30 32 1 21 26 94

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

Not Required
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Stay Indoors

Not Required
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Windows

Keep Open
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Use Purifier

Not Required
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Family

Allow Outdoor

Kaohsiung Air Quality Forecast



Day

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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's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time AQI in this city is 23 (GOOD) now. This was last updated 55 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 at Kaohsiung is 9 (µg/m³). The World Health Organisation (WHO) recommends 25 µg/m³ as the threshold concentration of PM2.5. Currently, the concentration is 0.36 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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