Air quality in Rio de Janeiro

Air quality index (AQI) and PM2.5 air pollution in Rio de Janeiro

LAST UPDATE (local time)

16.7K people follow this city

  • The profile image of follower
  • The profile image of follower
  • The profile image of follower
  • The profile image of follower
  • The profile image of follower
IQAir map with AQI colorful pins

Air Quality contributors Sources

Data provided by

Aires Nuevos para la Primera Infancia: Red Ciudadana de Calidad de Aire

Contributor

Join the movement!

Get a monitor and contribute air quality data in your city.

Become a contributor
Find out more about contributors and data sources

Weather

What is the current weather in Rio de Janeiro?

Weather icon
WeatherRain
Temperature69.8°C
Humidity83%
Wind13.8 mp/h
Pressure1018 mb

live aqi city ranking

Real-time Brazil city ranking

Tooltip icon
#cityUS AQI
1 Osasco, Sao Paulo

78

2 Acrelandia, Acre

77

3 Senador Guiomard, Acre

67

4 Manoel Urbano, Acre

63

5 Placido de Castro, Acre

60

6 Marituba, Para

59

7 Rio Branco, Acre

59

8 Tarauaca, Acre

59

9 Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo

57

10 Maua, Sao Paulo

53

(local time)

SEE WORLD AQI RANKING

live Rio de Janeiro aqi ranking

Real-time Rio de Janeiro air quality ranking

Tooltip icon
#stationUS AQI
1 Red Ciudadana - Del Castilho

53

2 Red Ciudadana Madureira

49

3 Campo Grande

33

4 Bangu Red Ciudadana

21

(local time)

SEE WORLD AQI RANKING

US AQI

41

live AQI index
Good

Human face indicating AQI level

Overview

What is the current air quality in Rio de Janeiro?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Good 41 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
10 µg/m³trend

PM2.5 concentration in Rio de Janeiro air currently meets the WHO annual air quality guideline value

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Rio de Janeiro?

An open window iconOpen your windows to bring clean, fresh air indoors
A man cycling iconEnjoy outdoor activities

Forecast

Rio de Janeiro air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Thursday, Oct 21

Good 17 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Friday, Oct 22

Good 28 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Saturday, Oct 23

Good 45 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Sunday, Oct 24

Good 41 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon71.6°68°
Wind rotating 118 degree

8.9 mp/h

Today

Good 41 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon77°66.2°
Wind rotating 117 degree

6.7 mp/h

Tuesday, Oct 26

Moderate 87 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon77°69.8°
Wind rotating 132 degree

4.5 mp/h

Wednesday, Oct 27

Moderate 71 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon77°69.8°
Wind rotating 130 degree

8.9 mp/h

Thursday, Oct 28

Moderate 67 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon69.8°66.2°
Wind rotating 115 degree

4.5 mp/h

Friday, Oct 29

Moderate 80 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon71.6°66.2°
Wind rotating 117 degree

8.9 mp/h

Saturday, Oct 30

Moderate 82 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon75.2°68°
Wind rotating 118 degree

6.7 mp/h

Interested in hourly forecast? Get the app

Historical

Historic air quality graph for Rio de Janeiro

How to best protect from air pollution?

Reduce your air pollution exposure in Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro air quality data sources

Contributors 1

Data sources 1

Data validated and calibrated by IQAir

Where is the cleanest air quality in Rio de Janeiro?

Connect With IQAir

Sign up for our newsletter