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Flanders Air Quality Index (AQI)

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

Last Update: 20 May 2024, 01:14pm

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Comparative Exposure with Flanders

24 hrs avg AQI

Flanders

Belgium
57

Major Air Pollutants in Flanders

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PM2.5 1.1X

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

Flanders - Cities Air Pollution Level

Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Hasselt GOOD 40 40 29 17 27 16 84
Lokeren MODERATE 68 68 34 20 32 15 88
Antwerp MODERATE 60 60 33 20 30 16 81
Mechelen MODERATE 72 72 37 22 32 16 82
Diest MODERATE 80 80 43 26 37 16 82
Harelbeke MODERATE 54 54 36 22 32 16 84
Gent MODERATE 64 64 38 22 34 16 85
Roeselare MODERATE 62 62 30 17 30 14 85
Herentals MODERATE 59 59 24 16 24 18 73
Veurne MODERATE 68 68 34 20 34 14 82
Essen GOOD 48 48 30 11 13 16 86
Landen MODERATE 53 53 20 13 20 17 77
Hoogstraten GOOD 41 41 26 13 19 16 89
Menen MODERATE 70 70 35 21 33 17 77
Bruges MODERATE 55 55 31 14 31 14 88
Mortsel MODERATE 78 78 42 25 37 16 77
Vilvoorde MODERATE 66 66 32 19 28 17 78
Eeklo GOOD 34 34 37 0 24 16 88
Sint Niklaas GOOD 46 46 18 11 18 17 77
Maaseik MODERATE 53 53 41 13 16 19 68
Tessenderlo MODERATE 63 63 30 18 30 17 77
Deinze MODERATE 72 72 37 22 35 17 77
Hoegaarden GOOD 13 13 5 3 0 17 77

Weather Conditions in Flanders

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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 Flanders

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How to protect yourself from air pollution around Flanders, Belgium?
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Wear Mask

Not Required
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Stay Indoor

Not Required
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Windows

Keep Close
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Use Purifier

Not Required
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Family

Allow Outdoor

Flanders Air Quality Forecast



Day

AQI

Weather

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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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Belgium - Metro Cities AQI

33
60
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
16˚C / 81%
38
64
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
16˚C / 85%
30
63
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
16˚C / 74%
38
74
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
18˚C / 74%
30
63
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
17˚C / 77%
32
67
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
16˚C / 79%
31
55
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
14˚C / 88%
37
72
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
16˚C / 77%

Historic Air Quality Graph of Flanders

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Best

Oct 1, 2020

Worst

Oct 1, 2020

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Comparative Exposure with Flanders

24 hrs avg AQI

Flanders

Belgium
57


FAQs of Flanders's Air Quality Index

(Frequently Asked Questions)


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


The real-time air quality in Flanders is 57 (MODERATE) AQI now. This was last updated 9 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Flanders 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 Flanders 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 Flanders 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 Flanders is as dangerous as outdoor pollution, because the air pollutants come inside the houses or buildings through doors, windows and ventilation.

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

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