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North Carolina Air Quality Index (AQI)

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

Last Update: 15 Apr 2024, 10:05pm

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Comparative Exposure with North Carolina

24 hrs avg AQI

North Carolina

United States
48

Major Air Pollutants in North Carolina

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25 (CO)

PM2.5

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

North Carolina - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Clemmons GOOD 46 46 43 11 0 22 52
Murraysville GOOD 42 42 45 8 22 21 70
Roanoke Rapids MODERATE 53 53 22 13 0 23 61
Williamston GOOD 29 29 31 0 0 22 59
Charlotte MODERATE 52 52 29 13 9 26 37
Fayetteville MODERATE 68 68 45 20 45 22 51
Hickory MODERATE 57 57 25 15 0 23 48
Morrisville GOOD 50 50 43 12 27 22 50
Tarboro GOOD 32 32 35 7 0 22 54
Greensboro GOOD 42 42 45 8 19 23 48
Raleigh MODERATE 55 55 28 14 28 18 73
Smithfield GOOD 46 46 36 10 0 22 50
Greenville GOOD 46 46 43 11 0 22 50
Winston Salem GOOD 46 46 41 10 28 23 48
Reidsville GOOD 44 44 47 0 0 22 46
Lexington MODERATE 53 53 22 13 0 22 52
Woodfin GOOD 19 19 21 3 21 19 71
Albemarle MODERATE 77 77 105 4 107 20 62
Durham GOOD 50 50 27 12 27 18 60
Cullowhee MODERATE 53 53 48 13 0 26 42
Salisbury GOOD 38 38 41 6 0 27 40
Marvin GOOD 42 42 45 9 0 28 38

Weather Conditions in North Carolina

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What are the weather and climatic conditions in North Carolina?
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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 North Carolina

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around North Carolina, United States?
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Wear Mask

Not Required
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Stay Indoor

Not Required
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Windows

Keep Close
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Use Purifier

Not Required
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Family

Allow Outdoor

North Carolina Air Quality Forecast



Day

AQI

Weather

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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

34
67
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
17˚C / 50%
29
41
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
23˚C / 81%
28
26
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AQI (US)
14˚C / 70%
8
21
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17˚C / 27%
43
40
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19˚C / 54%
33
31
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23˚C / 79%

Historic Air Quality Graph of North Carolina

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

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Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with North Carolina

24 hrs avg AQI

North Carolina

United States
48


FAQs of North Carolina's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time air quality in North Carolina is 48 (GOOD) AQI now. This was last updated 1 hour ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in North Carolina is 10 (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 0.40 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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