Air quality in Des Moines

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Des Moines?

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Temperature69.8°C
Humidity90%
Wind4.6 mp/h
Pressure1009 mb

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1 Polk County Health Dept

66

2 CARPENTER

27

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US AQI

66

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Des Moines?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Moderate 66 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
19.4µg/m³trend
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PM2.5

x3.9

PM2.5 concentration in Des Moines is currently 3.9 times the WHO annual air quality guideline value

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Des Moines?

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Forecast

Des Moines air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Sunday, Jul 3

Moderate 58 US AQI

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Weather icon93.2°68°
Wind rotating 210 degree

17.9 mp/h

Monday, Jul 4

Moderate 51 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon95°75.2°
Wind rotating 239 degree

8.9 mp/h

Tuesday, Jul 5

Good 10 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon75.2°64.4°
Wind rotating 344 degree

13.4 mp/h

Wednesday, Jul 6

Good 46 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon75.2°68°
Wind rotating 113 degree

8.9 mp/h

Today

Moderate 66 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon78.8°66.2°
Wind rotating 40 degree

11.2 mp/h

Friday, Jul 8

Good 36 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon78.8°60.8°
Wind rotating 118 degree

6.7 mp/h

Saturday, Jul 9

Good 32 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon84.2°62.6°
Wind rotating 183 degree

15.7 mp/h

Sunday, Jul 10

Good 32 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon84.2°69.8°
Wind rotating 15 degree

8.9 mp/h

Monday, Jul 11

Good 24 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon80.6°62.6°
Wind rotating 326 degree

8.9 mp/h

Tuesday, Jul 12

Good 19 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon84.2°64.4°
Wind rotating 263 degree

13.4 mp/h

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Historical

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