Primary Pollutant

(AQI)

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Major Air Pollutants in United Kingdom

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United Kingdom co carbon monoxide icon
62 (CO)
United Kingdom no2 nitrogen dioxide icon
15 (NO2)

PM2.5

The current PM2.5 concentration in United Kingdom is ✓below the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

United Kingdom - States Air Pollution Level

STATES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Aberdeen City GOOD 19 19 8 4 8 1 80
Angus GOOD 13 13 6 3 6 0 74
Antrim And Newtownabbey GOOD 21 21 20 5 10 3 87
Ards And North Down GOOD 20 20 22 4 9 2 93
Armagh,Banbridge And Craigavon GOOD 29 29 22 7 22 1 94
Belfast GOOD 23 23 25 5 10 3 87
Bexley MODERATE 61 61 28 17 22 1 77
Birmingham GOOD 42 42 16 10 14 0 0
Blackpool MODERATE 59 59 27 16 19 0 82
Bournemouth MODERATE 61 61 28 17 0 0 89
Brent MODERATE 72 72 37 22 28 0 86
Bristol,City Of MODERATE 87 87 49 29 37 0 93
Caerphilly GOOD 29 29 18 3 9 -1 84
Camden MODERATE 63 63 30 18 15 0 86
Cardiff MODERATE 60 60 28 16 10 -1 93
Central Bedfordshire MODERATE 61 61 28 17 18 6 93
Clackmannanshire GOOD 8 8 3 2 3 -2 73
Cornwall GOOD 42 42 22 10 22 3 77
Coventry MODERATE 53 53 21 12 16 -4 93
Croydon MODERATE 74 74 38 23 0 0 86
Derbyshire GOOD 30 30 18 4 15 -2 90
Derry And Strabane MODERATE 52 52 23 13 13 3 80
Devon GOOD 46 46 22 11 22 3 76
Dorset MODERATE 72 72 37 22 0 1 87
Dundee City GOOD 10 10 4 2 4 0 74
Ealing MODERATE 59 59 27 16 20 0 86
East Ayrshire GOOD 29 29 12 7 8 1 64
East Dunbartonshire GOOD 26 26 11 5 6 0 71
East Renfrewshire GOOD 20 20 3 2 3 1 75
East Sussex MODERATE 68 68 33 20 22 0 89
Edinburgh, City of GOOD 26 26 28 2 6 0 74
Edinburgh,City Of GOOD 23 23 10 3 5 0 70
Essex MODERATE 63 63 30 18 21 -2 93
Falkirk GOOD 13 13 8 2 4 1 68
Fife GOOD 18 18 6 3 4 0 72
Gateshead GOOD 20 20 11 4 11 -2 93
Glasgow City GOOD 29 29 11 6 7 0 23
Greenwich MODERATE 53 53 25 14 21 0 80
Hampshire MODERATE 55 55 23 14 17 -2 93
Harrow MODERATE 63 63 30 18 15 0 86
Highland GOOD 30 30 6 3 6 -2 86
Hillingdon MODERATE 53 53 22 13 16 0 86
Inverclyde GOOD 5 5 4 1 3 1 64
Isle Of Anglesey GOOD 8 8 4 2 2 4 87
Kent MODERATE 68 68 34 20 23 -2 93
Kingston Upon Hull,City Of GOOD 50 50 20 12 16 1 93
Knowsley MODERATE 63 63 1 18 24 1 80
Lambeth MODERATE 66 66 31 19 27 0 86
Lancashire MODERATE 59 59 27 16 21 0 86
Leeds GOOD 27 27 16 7 13 0 36
Leicester MODERATE 57 57 26 15 18 -1 82
Lewisham MODERATE 64 64 41 19 39 -2 93
Lisburn And Castlereagh GOOD 29 29 20 7 10 1 91
London,City Of MODERATE 72 72 37 22 24 0 86
Manchester MODERATE 72 72 42 22 36 -5 93
Medway MODERATE 63 63 30 18 28 -5 93
Merton MODERATE 61 61 33 17 33 0 86
Midlothian GOOD 24 24 26 1 2 0 74
Monmouthshire GOOD 38 38 15 9 12 0 93
Neath Port Talbot GOOD 21 21 14 4 6 2 75
Newham GOOD 31 31 5 0 0 -4 93
Newport MODERATE 53 53 16 13 16 2 75
Norfolk GOOD 46 46 14 10 12 0 86
North Ayrshire MODERATE 70 70 35 21 24 2 78
North Lanarkshire GOOD 35 35 14 9 10 1 68
Northamptonshire MODERATE 72 72 37 22 22 -1 86
Nottingham MODERATE 63 63 30 18 22 -3 93
Oxfordshire MODERATE 55 55 24 14 17 -7 93
Pembrokeshire GOOD 21 21 23 2 3 5 87
Perth And Kinross GOOD 8 8 3 2 3 4 82
Plymouth MODERATE 59 59 27 16 21 -1 85
Portsmouth MODERATE 59 59 27 16 19 3 77
Reading MODERATE 53 53 22 13 22 -7 93
Redbridge MODERATE 57 57 25 15 17 -1 84
Redcar And Cleveland GOOD 33 33 10 8 12 2 75
Renfrewshire GOOD 13 13 4 2 4 1 64
Richmond Upon Thames MODERATE 56 56 27 15 23 -1 91
Salford POOR 110 110 65 39 46 -5 100
Sheffield GOOD 21 21 17 5 6 -1 86
South Ayrshire GOOD 46 46 20 11 14 -2 93
South Lanarkshire GOOD 30 30 14 6 8 0 74
Southampton MODERATE 57 57 26 15 18 -2 93
Southend On Sea MODERATE 55 55 24 14 18 -2 93
Stirling GOOD 13 13 5 3 4 -2 73
Stockton On Tees GOOD 21 21 14 5 8 1 82
Stoke On Trent MODERATE 91 91 51 31 38 0 86
Sunderland GOOD 19 19 20 4 5 -2 93
Surrey GOOD 50 50 20 12 14 -3 93
Swansea POOR 160 160 20 11 272 3 77
Thurrock MODERATE 53 53 22 13 21 -2 93
Tower Hamlets MODERATE 55 55 24 14 17 -4 93
Trafford GOOD 28 28 30 0 30 -5 93
Warrington MODERATE 82 82 44 26 33 0 82
Warwickshire MODERATE 57 57 25 15 18 -4 93
West Dunbartonshire GOOD 6 6 6 1 2 1 69
West Lothian GOOD 16 16 4 2 3 0 71
West Sussex MODERATE 74 74 38 23 23 -1 87
Wigan MODERATE 97 97 57 34 38 1 80
Wirral MODERATE 57 57 25 15 18 2 81
Wrexham GOOD 13 13 4 3 4 1 83
York GOOD 21 21 11 5 7 0 84

United Kingdom - Metro Cities AQI

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72
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
˚C / 86%
16
42
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
˚C / %
42
72
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
-5˚C / 93%
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30
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
˚C / %
49
87
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
˚C / 93%
17
21
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
-1˚C / 86%
17
21
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
˚C / %
30
63
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
-3˚C / 93%


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FAQs of United Kingdom's Air Quality Index

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Some facts about air pollution level in United Kingdom and what quality of air you breathe in your region.


The real-time air quality in United Kingdom is 19 GOOD AQI now. This was last updated 1 hour ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in United Kingdom is 5 (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 0.20 times the recommended limit.

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

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



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