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 28 28 18 6 18 16 68
Solihull GOOD 31 31 33 5 8 15 74
Greenwich GOOD 21 21 16 4 13 17 65
Dundee City MODERATE 52 52 21 13 19 13 94
Blackpool GOOD 34 34 37 8 10 13 94
East Sussex GOOD 31 31 9 5 9 17 77
Vale Of Glamorgan,The GOOD 27 27 29 4 8 15 77
Highland GOOD 30 30 6 4 5 14 94
Angus GOOD 50 50 20 12 16 13 94
Dorset GOOD 33 33 14 8 0 17 68
Norfolk GOOD 27 27 27 6 11 15 85
Torfaen GOOD 27 27 29 4 8 16 81
Derry And Strabane GOOD 38 38 30 9 8 15 85
Plymouth GOOD 25 25 27 4 9 14 67
Wigan GOOD 30 30 32 3 5 14 88
Aberdeen City GOOD 34 34 17 8 12 12 92
Sunderland GOOD 33 33 32 8 14 14 88
Tower Hamlets GOOD 25 25 27 6 10 17 66
Kent GOOD 29 29 10 4 10 17 59
Leeds GOOD 40 40 30 10 14 15 82
Haringey GOOD 38 38 15 9 15 16 68
Falkirk GOOD 17 17 8 4 5 13 94
London,City Of GOOD 31 31 14 8 14 16 66
Lewisham GOOD 28 28 30 5 10 17 64
Renfrewshire GOOD 21 21 18 5 7 13 91
Newport GOOD 22 22 4 3 5 14 80
Glasgow City GOOD 28 28 27 5 7 13 90
East Ayrshire GOOD 28 28 30 5 7 13 88
Camden GOOD 26 26 24 5 10 16 67
Devon GOOD 21 21 9 5 9 13 94
Warwickshire MODERATE 78 78 100 37 5 14 83
Fife GOOD 22 22 22 5 8 13 92
Richmond Upon Thames GOOD 25 25 20 5 9 17 65
Neath Port Talbot GOOD 42 42 36 9 36 15 79
Cambridgeshire GOOD 27 27 22 6 14 17 73
Cornwall GOOD 22 22 24 2 10 14 72
Inverclyde GOOD 24 24 25 5 8 13 94
Wrexham GOOD 27 27 29 3 5 13 88
Monmouthshire GOOD 24 24 26 3 6 14 80
Wirral GOOD 28 28 30 6 8 13 88
Reading GOOD 24 24 26 3 6 15 75
Cardiff GOOD 30 30 32 5 9 15 77
Northamptonshire GOOD 29 29 12 7 7 15 77
Salford GOOD 32 32 21 5 11 14 80
Midlothian GOOD 30 30 32 3 4 13 94
Cumbria GOOD 26 26 28 5 8 13 86
Birmingham GOOD 31 31 25 6 8 14 82
South Lanarkshire GOOD 28 28 12 4 6 13 91
Perth And Kinross GOOD 20 20 20 4 7 13 92
North Lanarkshire GOOD 25 25 11 4 6 13 90
Sheffield GOOD 35 35 30 8 11 16 74
Southend On Sea GOOD 30 30 32 5 9 17 68
Edinburgh,City Of GOOD 22 22 14 4 6 13 94
Derbyshire GOOD 31 31 29 8 10 15 77
Central Bedfordshire GOOD 25 25 8 3 8 15 77
Rhondda Cynon Taff GOOD 13 13 6 3 6 15 77
Manchester GOOD 26 26 28 5 10 16 75
Clackmannanshire GOOD 17 17 6 4 6 13 94
Ealing GOOD 34 34 28 8 21 16 68
Redbridge GOOD 24 24 26 6 10 17 71
York GOOD 32 32 29 8 12 15 82
Caerphilly GOOD 22 22 8 5 6 15 77
Pembrokeshire GOOD 27 27 29 3 7 15 82
Harrow GOOD 24 24 26 5 9 17 73
East Renfrewshire GOOD 23 23 25 5 7 13 89
Southampton GOOD 28 28 30 5 9 13 88
Swansea GOOD 30 30 24 7 11 15 80
Leicester GOOD 30 30 32 6 8 15 77
Gateshead GOOD 26 26 28 6 11 12 100
Coventry GOOD 29 29 31 6 8 14 82
Isle Of Anglesey GOOD 25 25 27 5 8 13 88
Lambeth GOOD 27 27 29 4 14 16 68
Stockton On Tees GOOD 30 30 32 4 11 16 88
Armagh,Banbridge And Craigavon GOOD 25 25 25 6 9 13 90
Bristol,City Of GOOD 28 28 30 6 10 14 82
East Dunbartonshire GOOD 22 22 16 5 6 13 91
Nottingham GOOD 25 25 26 6 10 15 80
Medway GOOD 29 29 31 1 16 16 63
Belfast GOOD 34 34 27 7 10 14 85
South Ayrshire GOOD 26 26 28 6 7 13 88
Newham GOOD 42 42 30 10 11 16 63
Merton GOOD 29 29 14 7 14 16 63
Stockport GOOD 11 11 12 0 12 14 77
West Dunbartonshire GOOD 19 19 20 4 5 13 88
East Lothian GOOD 38 38 15 9 7 13 94
Antrim And Newtownabbey GOOD 22 22 24 4 6 14 77
Hillingdon GOOD 28 28 30 4 8 18 57
Lisburn And Castlereagh GOOD 24 24 26 5 8 14 86
Stirling GOOD 21 21 8 4 8 13 88
Warrington GOOD 22 22 24 4 6 16 76
Knowsley GOOD 27 27 29 6 10 16 68
Stoke On Trent GOOD 29 29 29 7 9 13 82
Thurrock GOOD 18 18 16 5 10 17 67
Lancashire GOOD 33 33 31 8 10 17 63
Bexley GOOD 23 23 21 5 9 17 67
Croydon GOOD 8 8 4 2 0 16 63
Waltham Forest GOOD 25 25 24 6 12 17 66
West Lothian GOOD 21 21 19 5 7 13 92
North Ayrshire GOOD 24 24 26 5 7 13 86
Oxfordshire GOOD 20 20 22 1 3 15 88
Redcar And Cleveland GOOD 30 30 32 7 12 16 88
West Sussex GOOD 28 28 30 5 6 16 70
Ards And North Down GOOD 38 38 23 9 12 13 88
Hampshire GOOD 31 31 34 6 8 13 88
Bournemouth GOOD 38 38 37 9 0 17 68
Portsmouth GOOD 23 23 19 5 5 15 68
Essex GOOD 4 4 2 1 2 17 59
Surrey GOOD 26 26 28 5 11 17 73

United Kingdom - Metro Cities AQI

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31
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
16˚C / 66%
25
31
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
14˚C / 82%
28
26
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
16˚C / 75%
31
29
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
13˚C / 90%
30
28
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
14˚C / 82%
30
35
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
16˚C / 74%
31
38
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
15˚C / 82%
26
25
AQI (IN)
AQI (US)
15˚C / 80%


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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 23 GOOD AQI now. This was last updated .

The current concentration of PM2.5 in United Kingdom is 5 (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 0.20 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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