Primary Pollutant

(AQI)

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Major Air Pollutants in Chile

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202 (CO)

PM2.5 1.1X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Chile is 1.1 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 43 43 28 10 22 17 44
Araucania MODERATE 69 69 35 21 21 9 76
Biobio MODERATE 80 80 46 26 33 10 71
Region Metropolitana GOOD 31 31 14 7 9 8 90
Maule MODERATE 79 79 44 26 38 9 91
Valparaiso GOOD 36 36 18 9 12 11 89
Aysen POOR 123 123 79 46 48 3 83
Libertador General Bernardo O Higgins MODERATE 52 52 23 14 15 8 92
Los Lagos GOOD 41 41 19 11 11 7 87
Atacama GOOD 43 43 28 11 16 14 72
Magallanes Y De La Antartica Chilena MODERATE 66 66 32 19 26 8 79
Los Rios MODERATE 66 66 32 19 8 10 76
Coquimbo GOOD 44 44 18 11 0 12 100
Tarapaca GOOD 17 17 7 4 0 18 68
Arica Y Parinacota GOOD 33 33 14 8 0 18 73

Chile - Metro Cities AQI

10
27
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
25˚C / 51%
36
46
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
24˚C / 70%
23
55
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
13˚C / 94%
14
27
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
10˚C / 87%
50
74
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
16˚C / 44%
114
120
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
32˚C / 50%


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FAQs of Chile's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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 31 MODERATE AQI now. This was last updated .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Chile is 8 (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 0.32 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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