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 23 23 12 6 17 8 66
Solihull GOOD 27 27 29 3 5 7 70
Greenwich GOOD 16 16 12 3 7 8 65
Dundee City GOOD 25 25 17 4 17 7 68
Blackpool GOOD 38 38 29 9 11 6 81
East Sussex GOOD 26 26 28 4 8 7 76
Vale Of Glamorgan,The GOOD 25 25 14 6 8 8 61
Highland MODERATE 78 78 100 14 108 5 70
Kingston Upon Hull,City Of GOOD 31 31 33 5 9 7 81
Angus GOOD 4 4 2 1 3 7 66
Norfolk GOOD 21 21 11 5 8 8 68
Torfaen GOOD 26 26 28 5 3 7 66
Derry And Strabane GOOD 36 36 22 8 14 8 71
Plymouth GOOD 26 26 28 3 5 8 61
Wigan GOOD 29 29 31 1 3 7 70
Aberdeen City GOOD 18 18 12 3 8 5 86
Sunderland GOOD 29 29 31 4 9 6 87
Tower Hamlets GOOD 35 35 19 8 14 8 67
South Lanarkshire GOOD 26 26 12 3 12 8 62
Leeds GOOD 34 34 29 8 14 6 84
Haringey GOOD 33 33 14 8 10 8 66
Falkirk GOOD 14 14 10 2 5 7 65
London,City Of GOOD 29 29 31 6 12 8 66
Lewisham GOOD 19 19 20 2 6 8 66
Renfrewshire GOOD 15 15 15 2 9 8 61
Newport GOOD 22 22 4 3 5 7 66
Glasgow City GOOD 29 29 21 3 17 8 62
East Ayrshire GOOD 25 25 27 4 27 8 66
Camden GOOD 27 27 21 5 9 8 64
Devon GOOD 13 13 5 3 5 8 61
Warwickshire MODERATE 77 77 81 34 6 7 72
Fife GOOD 14 14 5 1 5 7 66
Richmond Upon Thames GOOD 28 28 17 6 11 8 65
Neath Port Talbot GOOD 40 40 21 9 12 8 59
Cambridgeshire GOOD 29 29 27 7 14 8 64
Cornwall GOOD 27 27 29 2 8 8 61
Inverclyde GOOD 25 25 18 3 14 7 63
Wrexham GOOD 23 23 25 3 6 7 70
Monmouthshire GOOD 28 28 13 5 13 6 74
Wirral GOOD 29 29 12 7 9 7 66
Reading GOOD 36 36 13 6 6 6 72
Cardiff GOOD 29 29 31 6 9 8 63
Northamptonshire GOOD 30 30 32 6 7 7 70
Salford GOOD 27 27 24 7 18 7 70
Midlothian GOOD 28 28 30 1 2 6 68
Cumbria GOOD 46 46 32 11 16 4 87
Birmingham GOOD 26 26 22 4 9 7 70
Perth And Kinross GOOD 28 28 13 5 17 7 67
North Lanarkshire GOOD 29 29 14 3 11 8 62
Sheffield GOOD 31 31 28 8 10 7 70
Southend On Sea GOOD 29 29 31 7 10 7 70
Edinburgh,City Of GOOD 22 22 17 3 14 7 65
Derbyshire GOOD 28 28 20 6 9 6 75
Central Bedfordshire GOOD 25 25 8 5 11 7 66
Rhondda Cynon Taff GOOD 19 19 4 2 3 7 66
Manchester GOOD 25 25 24 6 20 7 70
Clackmannanshire GOOD 11 11 12 2 12 8 61
Ealing GOOD 50 50 27 12 16 8 66
Redbridge GOOD 20 20 20 4 9 6 70
York GOOD 28 28 30 5 16 6 84
Caerphilly GOOD 23 23 16 3 5 7 66
Harrow GOOD 9 9 10 2 10 8 66
East Renfrewshire GOOD 14 14 6 1 3 8 61
Southampton GOOD 29 29 5 3 5 7 66
Swansea GOOD 30 30 18 5 11 8 61
Leicester GOOD 27 27 29 4 8 7 70
Gateshead GOOD 33 33 29 8 16 6 87
Coventry GOOD 29 29 31 4 6 7 70
Lambeth GOOD 21 21 22 5 7 8 66
Stockton On Tees GOOD 30 30 30 7 9 7 84
Armagh,Banbridge And Craigavon GOOD 42 42 20 0 19 7 70
Bristol,City Of GOOD 29 29 28 7 11 5 75
East Dunbartonshire GOOD 20 20 13 2 13 7 63
Nottingham MODERATE 55 55 23 14 23 6 81
Medway GOOD 31 31 33 5 18 7 70
Belfast GOOD 20 20 22 4 13 7 67
South Ayrshire GOOD 8 8 8 2 8 8 66
Newham GOOD 27 27 29 6 9 8 66
Merton GOOD 17 17 10 4 10 7 66
Stockport GOOD 15 15 16 0 16 7 70
Isle Of Anglesey GOOD 8 8 4 2 4 7 70
West Dunbartonshire GOOD 8 8 3 2 8 8 61
Antrim And Newtownabbey GOOD 33 33 21 8 15 8 61
Hillingdon GOOD 18 18 6 3 7 8 57
Lisburn And Castlereagh GOOD 29 29 17 7 9 8 61
Stirling GOOD 36 36 39 5 39 9 57
Warrington GOOD 22 22 18 2 5 8 64
Knowsley GOOD 21 21 21 5 11 8 61
Stoke On Trent GOOD 23 23 25 3 12 7 70
Thurrock GOOD 16 16 6 3 10 7 70
Lancashire GOOD 33 33 24 8 10 7 66
Bexley GOOD 26 26 22 4 7 8 68
Croydon GOOD 13 13 5 3 0 8 61
Waltham Forest GOOD 33 33 35 8 10 8 66
West Lothian GOOD 20 20 10 3 10 8 64
North Ayrshire GOOD 21 21 21 5 21 8 66
Oxfordshire GOOD 30 30 7 4 6 8 66
Redcar And Cleveland GOOD 28 28 22 5 22 6 87
West Sussex GOOD 20 20 10 3 6 6 73
Ards And North Down GOOD 19 19 21 4 10 8 61
Hampshire GOOD 18 18 18 2 2 6 70
Bournemouth GOOD 31 31 34 6 0 7 70
Portsmouth GOOD 30 30 32 2 5 7 70
Edinburgh, City of GOOD 26 26 28 2 10 7 66
Surrey GOOD 19 19 21 0 0 6 70

United Kingdom - Metro Cities AQI

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29
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
8˚C / 66%
22
26
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
7˚C / 70%
24
25
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
7˚C / 70%
24
31
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
8˚C / 62%
28
26
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
8˚C / 61%
28
31
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
7˚C / 70%
29
29
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
6˚C / 81%
23
55
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
7˚C / 76%


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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 20 GOOD AQI now. This was last updated 59 minutes 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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