Primary Pollutant

(AQI)

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Major Air Pollutants in United Kingdom

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PM2.5

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

United Kingdom - States Air Pollution Level

STATES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Brent GOOD 22 22 7 4 24 8 76
Solihull GOOD 27 27 29 3 5 8 81
Greenwich GOOD 28 28 17 6 4 8 74
Dundee City GOOD 6 6 3 1 3 7 76
Blackpool GOOD 34 34 37 8 18 9 76
East Sussex GOOD 31 31 33 4 9 9 66
Vale Of Glamorgan,The GOOD 25 25 14 6 8 8 76
Highland GOOD 30 30 4 2 4 6 81
Kingston Upon Hull,City Of GOOD 31 31 33 3 6 6 81
Angus GOOD 4 4 2 1 2 9 66
Dorset GOOD 35 35 38 7 0 7 76
Norfolk GOOD 22 22 14 4 8 7 80
Torfaen GOOD 26 26 28 5 3 8 76
Derry And Strabane GOOD 44 44 27 11 17 6 86
Plymouth GOOD 42 42 36 10 19 9 71
Wigan GOOD 34 34 37 6 10 8 81
Aberdeen City GOOD 17 17 11 3 6 7 85
Sunderland GOOD 30 30 2 1 2 7 76
Tower Hamlets GOOD 25 25 16 4 10 8 74
Kent GOOD 31 31 34 1 3 7 81
Leeds GOOD 32 32 35 4 8 8 74
Falkirk GOOD 13 13 2 2 2 6 81
London,City Of GOOD 27 27 28 6 11 8 76
Lewisham GOOD 20 20 6 2 6 8 76
Renfrewshire GOOD 13 13 10 1 4 6 81
Newport GOOD 24 24 9 5 9 8 81
Glasgow City GOOD 29 29 20 3 5 6 81
East Ayrshire GOOD 31 31 34 3 6 6 81
Camden GOOD 26 26 13 5 5 8 76
Devon GOOD 33 33 18 8 18 9 71
Warwickshire MODERATE 85 85 116 44 5 8 81
Fife GOOD 17 17 2 1 2 7 76
Richmond Upon Thames GOOD 30 30 20 6 11 8 74
Neath Port Talbot GOOD 35 35 26 8 17 8 78
Cambridgeshire GOOD 29 29 27 7 14 6 84
Cornwall GOOD 33 33 36 6 20 9 71
Inverclyde GOOD 8 8 4 2 4 6 81
Wrexham GOOD 33 33 36 7 14 9 76
Monmouthshire GOOD 26 26 10 6 7 8 81
Wirral GOOD 39 39 42 9 19 8 81
Reading GOOD 36 36 28 7 8 8 78
Cardiff GOOD 32 32 11 6 10 8 76
Northamptonshire GOOD 33 33 36 5 6 6 87
Midlothian GOOD 31 31 34 1 2 8 71
Cumbria GOOD 46 46 32 11 16 4 93
Birmingham GOOD 33 33 36 5 9 7 83
South Lanarkshire GOOD 29 29 10 2 4 6 81
Perth And Kinross GOOD 16 16 6 3 4 7 73
North Lanarkshire GOOD 26 26 15 2 4 6 81
Southend On Sea GOOD 31 31 33 3 6 6 75
Edinburgh,City Of GOOD 21 21 12 2 4 7 75
Derbyshire GOOD 25 25 7 2 7 7 85
Central Bedfordshire GOOD 25 25 11 3 11 6 93
Rhondda Cynon Taff GOOD 17 17 7 4 7 7 87
Manchester GOOD 30 30 32 5 14 8 81
Ealing GOOD 36 36 30 4 22 8 76
Redbridge GOOD 29 29 31 4 9 8 76
York GOOD 30 30 21 4 10 8 76
Caerphilly GOOD 26 26 12 5 9 7 87
Pembrokeshire GOOD 31 31 10 6 11 9 76
Harrow GOOD 9 9 10 2 10 8 76
Salford GOOD 31 31 34 6 14 8 81
East Renfrewshire GOOD 31 31 4 3 5 6 81
Southampton GOOD 31 31 33 6 10 7 81
Swansea GOOD 34 34 30 5 9 8 79
Leicester GOOD 32 32 35 5 9 7 81
Gateshead GOOD 30 30 8 5 7 6 87
Coventry GOOD 33 33 36 5 8 7 81
Lambeth GOOD 23 23 25 3 15 8 76
Armagh,Banbridge And Craigavon GOOD 30 30 32 5 10 6 87
Bristol,City Of GOOD 33 33 36 5 12 8 81
East Dunbartonshire GOOD 21 21 11 1 3 6 81
Nottingham MODERATE 55 55 23 14 23 6 81
Medway GOOD 31 31 33 3 17 8 81
Belfast GOOD 32 32 32 6 14 7 87
South Ayrshire GOOD 31 31 34 5 10 6 81
Newham GOOD 29 29 31 4 6 8 76
Merton GOOD 30 30 8 5 32 9 66
Isle Of Anglesey GOOD 8 8 4 2 4 9 76
West Dunbartonshire GOOD 8 8 5 2 5 6 81
East Lothian GOOD 25 25 10 6 8 7 70
Bury GOOD 11 11 12 0 12 8 81
Antrim And Newtownabbey GOOD 31 31 33 4 6 6 87
Hillingdon GOOD 26 26 22 3 8 9 76
Lisburn And Castlereagh GOOD 30 30 32 5 10 6 87
Warrington GOOD 32 32 35 5 13 8 81
Knowsley GOOD 33 33 36 8 17 8 81
Stoke On Trent GOOD 33 33 36 6 14 8 76
Thurrock GOOD 19 19 8 4 8 6 87
Lancashire GOOD 33 33 36 6 12 8 81
Stockton On Tees GOOD 17 17 7 4 7 7 76
Waltham Forest GOOD 32 32 35 6 12 8 76
Sheffield GOOD 32 32 7 3 7 8 81
West Lothian GOOD 19 19 7 3 7 7 78
North Ayrshire GOOD 31 31 34 2 5 8 81
Trafford GOOD 13 13 14 0 14 8 81
Bexley GOOD 31 31 33 0 0 8 76
Redcar And Cleveland GOOD 31 31 33 1 10 7 76
West Sussex GOOD 32 32 25 7 6 8 71
Ards And North Down GOOD 31 31 33 6 14 7 87
Hampshire GOOD 33 33 36 4 5 7 76
Bournemouth GOOD 36 36 39 7 0 7 76
Portsmouth GOOD 24 24 20 5 5 8 76
Edinburgh, City of GOOD 32 32 35 1 2 7 76
Surrey GOOD 19 19 21 0 0 8 76

United Kingdom - Metro Cities AQI

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27
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
8˚C / 76%
36
33
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
7˚C / 83%
32
30
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
8˚C / 81%
27
32
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
6˚C / 81%
36
33
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
8˚C / 81%
7
32
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
8˚C / 81%
35
32
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
7˚C / 76%
23
55
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
6˚C / 81%


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FAQs of United Kingdom's Air Quality Index

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


The real-time air quality in United Kingdom is 21 GOOD AQI now. This was last updated 1 hour ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in United Kingdom is 0 (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 0.00 times the recommended limit.

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

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



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