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West Bengal Air Quality Index (AQI)

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

Last Update: 17 Jun 2024, 07:05pm

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Comparative Exposure with West Bengal

24 hrs avg AQI

West Bengal

India
71

Major Air Pollutants in West Bengal

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364 (CO)

PM2.5 2.4X

The current PM2.5 concentration in West Bengal is 2.4 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 163 163 161 78 158 33 54
Bali POOR 140 140 88 31 54 31 83
Kolkata MODERATE 89 89 63 30 62 31 85
Howrah POOR 106 106 75 36 73 30 81
Shiliguri MODERATE 76 76 40 24 38 25 96
Haldia POOR 146 146 136 63 152 30 84
Asansol POOR 160 160 152 73 132 34 46
Dam Dam MODERATE 82 82 55 27 55 30 83
Alipur Duar MODERATE 78 78 42 25 37 25 95
Baharampur POOR 160 160 140 72 145 33 54
Baidyabati MODERATE 89 89 51 30 51 31 84
Balurghat MODERATE 59 59 43 16 43 26 92
Bangaon MODERATE 82 82 51 27 51 30 80
Bankura POOR 165 165 173 82 149 33 54
Bansbaria MODERATE 82 82 52 27 52 30 80
Barasat MODERATE 84 84 55 28 55 31 89
Barddhaman POOR 129 129 91 47 91 33 54
Basirhat MODERATE 80 80 51 26 51 30 80
Bhadreswar MODERATE 84 84 53 28 53 30 80
Bhatpara MODERATE 84 84 52 28 52 30 80
Champdani MODERATE 87 87 52 29 52 30 80
Chandannagar MODERATE 84 84 52 28 52 30 80
Darjeeling GOOD 48 48 20 12 18 20 97
Habra MODERATE 84 84 52 28 52 30 80
Halisahar MODERATE 84 84 52 28 52 30 80
Hugli MODERATE 84 84 52 28 52 31 89
Ingraj Bazar MODERATE 97 97 76 34 76 30 77
Jalpaiguri MODERATE 78 78 42 25 39 25 95
Jamuria POOR 160 160 143 73 132 34 45
Jaynagar Majilpur POOR 129 129 101 47 102 30 85
Kalyani MODERATE 84 84 52 28 52 31 89
Kamarhati MODERATE 91 91 54 31 54 30 81
Kanchrapara MODERATE 84 84 52 28 52 30 80
Kharagpur POOR 134 134 90 49 84 32 69
Khardah MODERATE 87 87 54 29 54 30 81
Krishnanagar MODERATE 84 84 52 28 52 30 80
Kulti POOR 160 160 143 73 132 34 46
Madhyamgram MODERATE 84 84 52 28 52 30 80
Mahadipur POOR 115 115 88 41 88 32 66
Medinipur POOR 132 132 90 48 90 31 70
Naihati MODERATE 84 84 52 28 52 31 89
Navadwip MODERATE 84 84 52 28 52 30 77
Panihati MODERATE 87 87 55 29 55 30 81
Raiganj MODERATE 59 59 43 16 43 26 91
Rajmahal MODERATE 89 89 68 30 68 32 66
Rishra MODERATE 89 89 54 30 54 31 89
Shantipur MODERATE 84 84 52 28 52 30 77
Shrirampur MODERATE 89 89 53 30 53 31 89
Titagarh MODERATE 89 89 54 30 54 30 80
Uluberiya POOR 115 115 70 41 70 30 81

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



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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

187
150
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
37˚C / 35%
77
98
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
32˚C / 58%
30
41
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
23˚C / 83%
54
61
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
28˚C / 81%
142
144
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
25˚C / 84%
47
75
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
27˚C / 85%
33
61
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
26˚C / 79%
63
89
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
31˚C / 85%

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
71


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 71 (MODERATE) AQI now. This was last updated 9 hours ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in West Bengal is 36 (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 1.44 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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