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Kentucky Air Quality Index (AQI)

Real-time PM2.5, PM10 air pollution level United States

Last Update: 09 Dec 2022, 02:05pm

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Comparative Exposure with Kentucky

24 hrs avg AQI

Kentucky

United States
45

Major Air Pollutants in Kentucky

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33 (CO)

PM2.5

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

Kentucky - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Bowling Green GOOD 13 13 4 3 0 4 72
Elizabethtown GOOD 17 17 6 4 0 10 99
Glasgow GOOD 11 11 12 0 0 14 87
Highland Heights GOOD 38 38 15 9 0 11 79
Jeffersontown GOOD 50 50 19 12 17 11 92
Lexington GOOD 38 38 15 9 0 6 81
Louisville MODERATE 59 59 27 16 25 7 49
Paducah POOR 147 147 90 54 0 13 78
Pikeville GOOD 25 25 10 6 0 16 76
Shively GOOD 45 45 20 12 17 11 89
St Matthews MODERATE 53 53 22 13 20 11 89

Weather Conditions in Kentucky

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What are the weather and climatic conditions in Kentucky?
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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 Kentucky

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around Kentucky, United States?
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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

Kentucky Air Quality Forecast



Day

AQI

Weather

Temp.

Today

134

AQI

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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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United States - Metro Cities AQI

9
25
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
7˚C / 38%
14
33
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
3˚C / 96%
36
71
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
2˚C / 80%
18
25
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
11˚C / 71%
21
50
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
-1˚C / 75%
27
57
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
17˚C / 46%
27
25
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
28˚C / 58%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Kentucky

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

Worst

Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with Kentucky

24 hrs avg AQI

Kentucky

United States
45


FAQs of Kentucky's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time air quality in Kentucky is 45 (GOOD) AQI now. This was last updated 2 hours ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Kentucky is 12 (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 0.48 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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