Air quality in Kathmandu

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Kathmandu?

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Temperature44.6°C
Humidity93%
Wind2.2 mp/h
Pressure1024 mb

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Real-time Nepal city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Nepalgunj, Mid Western

178

2 Kathmandu, Central Region

161

3 Bharatpur, Central Region

157

4 Patan, Central Region

145

5 Bhaktapur, Central Region

97

6 Dhulikhel, Central Region

75

7 Tulsipur, Mid Western

47

(local time)

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Real-time Kathmandu air quality ranking

#stationUS AQI
1 US Embassy in Kathmandu

165

2 Ratnapark - Kathmandu

161

3 US Embassy in Phora Durbar

158

(local time)

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US AQI

161

live AQI index
Unhealthy

Overview

What is the current air quality in Kathmandu?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Unhealthy161 US AQIPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
74.4 µg/m³
pm10
86.6 µg/m³
o3
8 µg/m³

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Kathmandu?

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Close your windows to avoid dirty outdoor air
Avoid outdoor exercise

Forecast

Kathmandu air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Tuesday, Nov 24

Unhealthy 156 US AQI

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Wednesday, Nov 25

Unhealthy 160 US AQI

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Thursday, Nov 26

Unhealthy 157 US AQI

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Friday, Nov 27

Unhealthy 180 US AQI

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Today

Moderate 98 US AQI

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weather icon69.8°44.6°

2.2 mp/h

Sunday, Nov 29

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 117 US AQI

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weather icon69.8°48.2°

0 mp/h

Monday, Nov 30

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 110 US AQI

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weather icon69.8°48.2°

0 mp/h

Tuesday, Dec 1

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 108 US AQI

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weather icon68°48.2°

0 mp/h

Wednesday, Dec 2

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 112 US AQI

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weather icon66.2°48.2°

2.2 mp/h

Thursday, Dec 3

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 103 US AQI

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weather icon64.4°46.4°

0 mp/h

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Historical

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