Primary Pollutant

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Major Air Pollutants in Mexico

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715 (CO)
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10 (NO2)

PM2.5 1.2X

The current PM2.5 concentration in Mexico is 1.2 times above the recommended limit given by the WHO 24 hrs air quality guidelines value.

Mexico - States Air Pollution Level

STATES Status AQI AQI-US AQI-IN PM2.5 PM10 Temp Humid
Aguascalientes GOOD 33 33 29 7 24 27 12
Baja California GOOD 40 40 38 10 22 20 33
Chihuahua MODERATE 85 85 109 9 127 27 8
Ciudad De Mexico MODERATE 91 91 67 20 26 26 23
Coahuila De Zaragoza GOOD 21 21 23 0 23 26 51
Durango MODERATE 73 73 76 16 74 29 12
Guanajuato MODERATE 59 59 51 12 45 27 25
Hidalgo MODERATE 59 59 45 15 26 26 28
Jalisco POOR 120 120 106 43 89 29 14
Mexico MODERATE 90 90 66 19 38 27 22
Michoacan De Ocampo POOR 124 124 75 45 1 27 28
Morelos MODERATE 64 64 53 14 33 27 22
Nayarit MODERATE 56 56 65 0 65 30 35
Nuevo Leon MODERATE 94 94 80 32 81 20 74
Puebla MODERATE 76 76 51 24 51 26 18
San Luis Potosi GOOD 50 50 58 0 58 29 11
Sonora GOOD 21 21 23 2 23 19 18
Tamaulipas GOOD 17 17 7 4 0 28 70
Tlaxcala MODERATE 67 67 60 12 46 26 24
Veracruz GOOD 46 46 30 9 14 23 83

Mexico - Metro Cities AQI

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91
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
26˚C / 23%
63
99
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
30˚C / 16%
52
80
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
23˚C / 22%
50
51
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
27˚C / 26%
84
137
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
20˚C / 78%
41
42
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
17˚C / 41%
75
124
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
27˚C / 28%


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FAQs of Mexico's Air Quality Index

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Some facts about air pollution level in Mexico and what quality of air you breathe in your region.


The real-time air quality in Mexico is 62 MODERATE AQI now. This was last updated 58 minutes ago .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in Mexico is 9 (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 0.36 times the recommended limit.

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

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



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