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South Carolina Air Quality Index (AQI)

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

Last Update: 17 Apr 2024, 09:05am

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Comparative Exposure with South Carolina

24 hrs avg AQI

South Carolina

United States
55

Major Air Pollutants in South Carolina

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PM2.5 1.1X

The current PM2.5 concentration in South Carolina is 1.1 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

South Carolina - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Aiken GOOD 42 42 26 8 0 18 73
Mount Pleasant GOOD 27 27 29 4 0 19 93
Cheraw MODERATE 55 55 37 14 0 18 73
Florence GOOD 50 50 20 12 0 20 70
Seven Oaks POOR 155 155 111 63 0 19 73
Charleston GOOD 36 36 14 8 0 22 80
Parker MODERATE 61 61 33 17 33 18 77
Spartanburg MODERATE 55 55 24 14 0 19 68
Dentsville MODERATE 53 53 22 13 0 19 73

Weather Conditions in South Carolina

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What are the weather and climatic conditions in South 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 South Carolina

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around South Carolina, 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

South Carolina 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

16
25
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
12˚C / 64%
12
29
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
19˚C / 94%
32
54
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
23˚C / 96%
15
38
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
12˚C / 83%
5
12
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AQI (US)
7˚C / 90%
30
55
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
14˚C / 78%
22
20
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
24˚C / 84%

Historic Air Quality Graph of South Carolina

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Oct 1, 2020

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Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with South Carolina

24 hrs avg AQI

South Carolina

United States
55


FAQs of South Carolina's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time air quality in South Carolina is 55 (MODERATE) AQI now. This was last updated 2 hours ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in South Carolina is 16 (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 0.64 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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