Air quality in Sydney

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Sydney?

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WeatherScattered clouds
Temperature80.6°F
Humidity69%
Wind5.7 mp/h
Pressure29.9 Hg
Air pollution has cost an estimated180 deaths*in Sydney in 2024Find out more*Air pollution also cost approximately $340,000,000 USD in Sydney in 2024.

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Real-time Australia city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Singleton, New South Wales

32

2 Central Coast, New South Wales

27

3 Bathurst, New South Wales

23

4 Adelaide, South Australia

22

5 Geelong, Victoria

22

6 Merriwa, New South Wales

22

7 Sydney, New South Wales

20

8 Melbourne, Victoria

19

9 Millthorpe, New South Wales

19

10 Orange, New South Wales

18

(local time)

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Real-time Sydney air quality ranking

#stationUS AQI
1 Prospect

64

2 Bungarribee

57

3 Ark Place

52

4 Bradfield Highway

51

5 Glenton Street

40

6 Richmond

39

7 Miles Crescent

37

8 Kangaroo Street

33

9 Mary Wade Correctional Centre

33

10 Balintore Drive

29

(local time)

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US AQI

20

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Sydney?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Good 20 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
4.9µg/m³trend
PM10
9.3µg/m³
O3
0µg/m³
NO2
0µg/m³
SO2
0µg/m³
CO
145.1µg/m³

PM2.5 concentration in Sydney air currently meets the WHO annual air quality guideline value

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Forecast

Sydney air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Monday, Feb 19

Good 13 AQI US

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75.2° 66.2°
Wind rotating 201 degree 13.4 mp/h
Tuesday, Feb 20

Good 9 AQI US

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73.4° 68°
Wind rotating 154 degree 8.9 mp/h
Wednesday, Feb 21

Good 9 AQI US

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75.2° 68°
Wind rotating 167 degree 6.7 mp/h
Today

Good 20 AQI US

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80.6° 68°
Wind rotating 49 degree 13.4 mp/h
Friday, Feb 23

Good 28 AQI US

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91.4° 71.6°
Wind rotating 155 degree 17.9 mp/h
Saturday, Feb 24

Good 14 AQI US

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71.6° 66.2°
Wind rotating 182 degree 17.9 mp/h
Sunday, Feb 25

Good 30 AQI US

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75.2° 62.6°
Wind rotating 67 degree 11.2 mp/h
Monday, Feb 26

Good 50 AQI US

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75.2° 64.4°
Wind rotating 121 degree 8.9 mp/h
Tuesday, Feb 27

Good 45 AQI US

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77° 68°
Wind rotating 59 degree 13.4 mp/h
Wednesday, Feb 28

Moderate 53 AQI US

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84.2° 68°
Wind rotating 187 degree 15.7 mp/h

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