Air quality in Kandahar

Air quality index (AQI) and PM2.5 air pollution in Kandahar

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Weather

What is the current weather in Kandahar?

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WeatherClear sky
Temperature86°C
Humidity13%
Wind5.9 mp/h
Pressure1000 mb

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Kandahar?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Unhealthy 153 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
60.2 µg/m³trend
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PM2.5

x6

PM2.5 concentration in Kandahar air is currently 6 times above WHO exposure recommendation

Health Recommendations

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Forecast

Kandahar air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Today

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 145 US AQI

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Weather icon102.2°78.8°
Wind rotating 244 degree

11.2 mp/h

Monday, Aug 2

Unhealthy 151 US AQI

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Weather icon100.4°75.2°
Wind rotating 220 degree

8.9 mp/h

Tuesday, Aug 3

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 129 US AQI

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Weather icon104°77°
Wind rotating 265 degree

8.9 mp/h

Wednesday, Aug 4

Moderate 96 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon104°77°
Wind rotating 262 degree

11.2 mp/h

Thursday, Aug 5

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 113 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon105.8°78.8°
Wind rotating 249 degree

6.7 mp/h

Friday, Aug 6

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 105 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon105.8°80.6°
Wind rotating 267 degree

6.7 mp/h

Saturday, Aug 7

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 137 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon104°80.6°
Wind rotating 266 degree

6.7 mp/h

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Historical

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