Current Air Quality in Chile

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PM2.5 2.5X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Chile is 2.5 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Chile - States Air Pollution Level

STATES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Antofagasta GOOD 36 36 20 8 12 12 53
Araucania POOR 136 136 171 75 76 5 86
Biobio POOR 103 103 99 48 54 8 77
Region Metropolitana MODERATE 91 91 58 32 49 7 62
Maule POOR 140 140 137 78 84 8 83
Valparaiso MODERATE 53 53 22 13 17 11 78
Aysen GOOD 28 28 16 6 14 8 89
Libertador General Bernardo O Higgins MODERATE 88 88 50 29 40 9 73
Los Lagos POOR 127 127 141 73 59 4 92
Atacama MODERATE 52 52 22 13 22 15 64
Magallanes Y De La Antartica Chilena MODERATE 53 53 25 13 25 13 71
Los Rios MODERATE 73 73 39 22 32 7 86
Tarapaca GOOD 21 21 8 5 0 13 80
Coquimbo MODERATE 55 55 23 14 23 12 77
Arica Y Parinacota GOOD 42 42 24 10 24 15 73

Chile - Metro Cities AQI

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41
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
25˚C / 63%
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17
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
16˚C / 62%
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25
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
21˚C / 66%
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20
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
13˚C / 70%
28
57
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
16˚C / 46%
30
48
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
38˚C / 38%


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FAQs of Chile's Air Quality Index

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


The real-time air quality in Chile is 71 MODERATE AQI now. This was last updated .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Chile 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 Chile 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 Chile 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 Chile is as dangerous as outdoor pollution, because the air pollutants come inside the houses or buildings through doors, windows and ventilation.

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



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