Air quality in Essen

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

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Pollen

What is the pollen count in Essen today?

IndexLow
Tree pollenLow
Grass pollenLow
Weed pollenNone
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Weather

What is the current weather in Essen?

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WeatherBroken clouds
Temperature71.6°F
Humidity68%
Wind4 mp/h
Pressure30 Hg

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Real-time Germany city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1The national flag of International Augsburg, Bavaria

56

2The national flag of International Karlsruhe, Baden-Wuerttemberg

56

3The national flag of International Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Rheinland-Pfalz

56

4The national flag of International Nuremberg, Bavaria

56

5The national flag of International Bremen, Bremen

55

6The national flag of International Wangen im Allgau, Baden-Wuerttemberg

55

7The national flag of International Darmstadt, Hessen

53

8The national flag of International Leipzig, Saxony

53

9The national flag of International Mainz, Rheinland-Pfalz

53

10The national flag of International Munich, Bavaria

53

(local time)

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#stationUS AQI
1 Ost Steeler Straße

58

2 Schuir

44

3 Vogelheim

33

(local time)

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US AQI

52

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Moderate

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Essen?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Moderate 52 US AQIPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
9.5µg/m³
PM10
16.5µg/m³
O3
105µg/m³
NO2
17µg/m³
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PM2.5

x1.9

PM2.5 concentration in Essen is currently 1.9 times the WHO annual air quality guideline value

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What is the current air quality in Essen?

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Forecast

Essen air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Tuesday, Jul 16

Good 38 AQI US

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71.6° 60.8°
Wind rotating 237 degree 15.7 mp/h
Wednesday, Jul 17

Good 44 AQI US

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71.6° 57.2°
Wind rotating 227 degree 8.9 mp/h
Thursday, Jul 18

Moderate 52 AQI US

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82.4° 59°
Wind rotating 71 degree 4.5 mp/h
Today

Moderate 52 AQI US

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84.2° 64.4°
Wind rotating 84 degree 4.5 mp/h
Saturday, Jul 20

Moderate 63 AQI US

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Weather icon 60%
87.8° 66.2°
Wind rotating 195 degree 4.5 mp/h
Sunday, Jul 21

Moderate 58 AQI US

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Weather icon 100%
77° 66.2°
Wind rotating 293 degree 4.5 mp/h
Monday, Jul 22

Moderate 56 AQI US

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Weather icon 80%
75.2° 60.8°
Wind rotating 292 degree 6.7 mp/h
Tuesday, Jul 23

Moderate 59 AQI US

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Weather icon 100%
73.4° 60.8°
Wind rotating 229 degree 8.9 mp/h
Wednesday, Jul 24

Moderate 52 AQI US

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Weather icon 100%
68° 57.2°
Wind rotating 1 degree 6.7 mp/h
Thursday, Jul 25

Good 49 AQI US

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71.6° 51.8°
Wind rotating 327 degree 4.5 mp/h

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