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West Bengal Air Quality Index (AQI) Live

Real-time PM2.5, PM10 air pollution level India

Last Update: 24 Feb 2024, 08:05am

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Comparative Exposure with West Bengal

24 hrs avg AQI

West Bengal

India
121

Major Air Pollutants in West Bengal

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110 (PM10)
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314 (CO)
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11 (NO2)

PM2.5 4.1X

The current PM2.5 concentration in West Bengal is 4.1 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

West Bengal - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Durgapur POOR 122 122 118 44 126 22 23
Bali POOR 146 146 105 56 108 21 70
Kolkata POOR 139 139 113 55 90 21 69
Howrah POOR 125 125 108 45 114 21 70
Shiliguri POOR 128 128 102 46 106 17 45
Haldia POOR 158 158 146 70 167 20 73
Asansol POOR 138 138 121 58 133 22 22
Dam Dam POOR 153 153 107 60 106 21 69
Alipur Duar POOR 117 117 92 42 92 17 37
Baharampur POOR 105 105 95 37 95 22 23
Baidyabati MODERATE 85 85 56 31 56 21 69
Balurghat POOR 192 192 311 134 146 17 25
Bangaon POOR 153 153 103 60 104 21 69
Bankura POOR 160 160 140 72 160 22 23
Bansbaria POOR 152 152 105 58 107 21 69
Barasat POOR 137 137 98 50 98 20 73
Barddhaman MODERATE 97 97 82 34 82 21 69
Basirhat POOR 153 153 101 60 102 21 69
Bhadreswar POOR 152 152 105 57 107 21 69
Bhatpara POOR 152 152 105 58 108 21 69
Champdani POOR 152 152 105 58 108 21 69
Chandannagar POOR 152 152 105 58 108 21 69
Darjeeling MODERATE 68 68 42 20 42 16 42
Habra POOR 152 152 105 58 108 21 69
Halisahar POOR 152 152 105 58 108 21 69
Hugli POOR 152 152 105 58 108 20 68
Ingraj Bazar POOR 160 160 143 73 103 23 17
Jalpaiguri POOR 132 132 106 48 109 17 37
Jamuria POOR 162 162 153 76 152 21 24
Jaynagar Majilpur POOR 154 154 122 62 133 21 69
Kalyani POOR 152 152 105 58 108 21 69
Kamarhati POOR 152 152 107 58 110 21 69
Kanchrapara POOR 152 152 105 58 108 21 69
Kharagpur POOR 162 162 152 76 112 22 49
Khardah POOR 152 152 105 57 108 21 69
Krishnanagar POOR 152 152 105 58 108 21 69
Kulti POOR 162 162 153 76 152 21 24
Madhyamgram POOR 152 152 105 58 108 21 69
Mahadipur POOR 164 164 170 81 115 20 22
Medinipur POOR 142 142 87 52 76 22 49
Naihati POOR 152 152 105 58 108 21 69
Navadwip POOR 152 152 105 58 108 21 32
Panihati POOR 152 152 105 57 108 21 69
Raiganj UNHEALTHY 233 233 343 176 176 17 25
Rajmahal POOR 157 157 123 67 95 20 22
Rishra POOR 152 152 106 57 109 21 69
Shantipur POOR 152 152 105 58 108 21 32
Shrirampur POOR 152 152 106 58 109 21 69
Titagarh POOR 152 152 106 57 109 21 69
Uluberiya POOR 132 132 115 48 122 21 69

Weather Conditions in West Bengal

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06:26 AM
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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 West Bengal

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around West Bengal, India?
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Wear Mask

Required
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Stay Indoor

Required
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Windows

Close Door
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Use Purifier

Required
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Family

Avoid Outdoor

West Bengal Air Quality Forecast



Day

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Today

134

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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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India - Metro Cities AQI

231
178
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
13˚C / 62%
142
158
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
15˚C / 36%
78
73
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
24˚C / 64%
107
119
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
23˚C / 47%
170
148
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
20˚C / 30%
81
106
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
28˚C / 84%
65
85
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
23˚C / 88%
112
137
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
21˚C / 69%

Historic Air Quality Graph of West Bengal

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Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with West Bengal

24 hrs avg AQI

West Bengal

India
121


FAQs of West Bengal's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time air quality in West Bengal is 121 (POOR) AQI now. This was last updated 44 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in West Bengal is 61 (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 2.44 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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