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 Punjab POOR aqi boy

Punjab Air Quality Index (AQI)

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

Last Update: 21 May 2024, 01:04pm

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Comparative Exposure with Punjab

24 hrs avg AQI

Punjab

India
133

Major Air Pollutants in Punjab

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150 (PM10)
Punjab carbon monoxide icon
431 (CO)
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10 (NO2)

PM2.5 3.3X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Punjab is 3.3 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Punjab - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Malaut POOR 152 152 164 51 196 44 10
Amritsar POOR 113 113 69 40 67 40 29
Mauli POOR 167 167 218 55 259 41 18
Ludhiana POOR 152 152 147 60 170 44 11
Patiala POOR 142 142 157 56 172 44 14
Jalandhar POOR 155 155 150 64 175 44 12
Abohar POOR 139 139 166 51 198 46 7
Haripur POOR 133 133 125 49 137 43 15
Khem Karan POOR 110 110 89 30 95 41 19
Pathankot MODERATE 78 78 63 25 63 42 13

Weather Conditions in Punjab

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Sunrise
Sunset
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 Punjab

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around Punjab, India?
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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

Punjab Air Quality Forecast



Day

AQI

Weather

Temp.

Today

134

AQI

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Friday

134

AQI

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Saturday

134

AQI

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Sunday

134

AQI

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Monday

134

AQI

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Tuesday

134

AQI

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Wednesday

134

AQI

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India - Metro Cities AQI

232
166
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
38˚C / 33%
89
124
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
39˚C / 24%
51
55
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
29˚C / 60%
80
77
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
33˚C / 73%
60
86
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
38˚C / 29%
20
33
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
34˚C / 64%
126
129
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
34˚C / 53%
42
65
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
33˚C / 65%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Punjab

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

Worst

Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with Punjab

24 hrs avg AQI

Punjab

India
133


FAQs of Punjab's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time air quality in Punjab is 133 (POOR) AQI now. This was last updated 9 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Punjab is 49 (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 1.96 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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