Mpumalanga Air Quality Index (AQI)

Real-time PM2.5, PM10 air pollution level South Africa

Last Updated: 23 Jul 2024, 05:15am

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Comparative Exposure with Mpumalanga

24 hrs avg AQI

Mpumalanga

South Africa
62

Major Air Pollutants in Mpumalanga

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Mpumalanga carbon monoxide icon
254 (CO)

PM2.5 1.1X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Mpumalanga is 1.1 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Mpumalanga - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Standerton MODERATE 56 56 30 14 30 14 42
Middelburg MODERATE 58 58 30 16 30 14 41
Bethal MODERATE 66 66 46 19 47 12 46
Volksrust MODERATE 59 59 32 16 32 14 43

Weather Conditions in Mpumalanga

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What are the weather and climatic conditions in Mpumalanga?
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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 Mpumalanga

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around Mpumalanga, South Africa?
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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

Mpumalanga 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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South Africa - Metro Cities AQI

30
57
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
15˚C / 42%
31
58
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
15˚C / 40%
50
77
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
15˚C / 43%
20
32
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
14˚C / 56%
33
63
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
15˚C / 74%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Mpumalanga

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

Worst

Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with Mpumalanga

24 hrs avg AQI

Mpumalanga

South Africa
62


FAQs of Mpumalanga's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time air quality in Mpumalanga is 62 (MODERATE) AQI now. This was last updated 9 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Mpumalanga is 17 (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 0.68 times the recommended limit.

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

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

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