Air quality in Durban

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Durban?

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WeatherBroken clouds
Temperature66.2°F
Humidity87%
Wind3.9 mp/h
Pressure29.9 Hg

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Real-time South Africa city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng

145

2 Vereeniging, Gauteng

130

3 Bethlehem, Free State

118

4 Potchefstroom, North West

85

5 Standerton, Mpumalanga

81

6 Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

76

7 Eastleigh, Gauteng

76

8 Kraaifontein, Western Cape

70

9 Springs, Gauteng

69

10 Ga-Rankuwa, North West

68

(local time)

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Real-time Durban air quality ranking

#stationUS AQI
1 New Germany

53

(local time)

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US AQI

53

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Moderate

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Durban?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Moderate 53 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
13µg/m³trend
PM10
17µg/m³trend
SO2
2.4µg/m³trend
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PM2.5

x2.6

PM2.5 concentration in Durban is currently 2.6 times the WHO annual air quality guideline value

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Durban?

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A man cycling iconSensitive groups should reduce outdoor exercise

Forecast

Durban air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Monday, Nov 28

Good 36 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon60.8°57.2°
Wind rotating 107 degree

4.5 mp/h

Tuesday, Nov 29

Good 36 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon71.6°53.6°
Wind rotating 75 degree

13.4 mp/h

Wednesday, Nov 30

Moderate 55 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon77°51.8°
Wind rotating 74 degree

13.4 mp/h

Today

Moderate 53 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon82.4°55.4°
Wind rotating 70 degree

13.4 mp/h

Friday, Dec 2

Moderate 60 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon87.8°59°
Wind rotating 87 degree

11.2 mp/h

Saturday, Dec 3

Moderate 62 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon64.4°59°
Wind rotating 198 degree

11.2 mp/h

Sunday, Dec 4

Moderate 92 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon68°57.2°
Wind rotating 86 degree

13.4 mp/h

Monday, Dec 5

Moderate 99 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon80.6°59°
Wind rotating 197 degree

15.7 mp/h

Tuesday, Dec 6

Moderate 71 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon69.8°55.4°
Wind rotating 162 degree

11.2 mp/h

Wednesday, Dec 7

Moderate 76 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon73.4°55.4°
Wind rotating 76 degree

11.2 mp/h

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Historical

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