Air quality in Dhaka

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Dhaka?

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Temperature75.2°C
Humidity64%
Wind0 mp/h
Pressure1017 mb
Air pollution has cost an estimated26,000 deaths*in Dhaka in 2021LEARN MORE*Air pollution also cost approximately $3,300,000,000 USD in Dhaka in 2021.

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Real-time Bangladesh city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Sreepur, Dhaka

147

2 Dhaka, Dhaka

145

3 Comilla, Chittagong

25

(local time)

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Real-time Dhaka air quality ranking

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#stationUS AQI
1 Bitopi

194

2 US Embassy in Dhaka

162

3 Wahab Baridhara

156

4 Mukarram Building - Dhaka University

153

5 Karwan Bazar Prothom Alo

145

6 Bay's Edgewater

130

(local time)

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US AQI

145

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Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Dhaka?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 145 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
53.5 µg/m³trend
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PM2.5

x10.7

PM2.5 concentration in Dhaka air is currently 10.7 times above the WHO annual air quality guideline value

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Dhaka?

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Forecast

Dhaka air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Tuesday, Nov 30

Unhealthy 166 US AQI

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Wednesday, Dec 1

Unhealthy 169 US AQI

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Thursday, Dec 2

Unhealthy 170 US AQI

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Today

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 145 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon84.2°68°
Wind rotating 337 degree

6.7 mp/h

Saturday, Dec 4

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 131 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon73.4°68°
Wind rotating 249 degree

6.7 mp/h

Sunday, Dec 5

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 129 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon69.8°66.2°
Wind rotating 103 degree

4.5 mp/h

Monday, Dec 6

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 103 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon69.8°68°
Wind rotating 85 degree

6.7 mp/h

Tuesday, Dec 7

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 113 US AQI

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Weather icon80.6°68°
Wind rotating 12 degree

8.9 mp/h

Wednesday, Dec 8

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 148 US AQI

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Weather icon82.4°66.2°
Wind rotating 315 degree

6.7 mp/h

Thursday, Dec 9

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 145 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon80.6°64.4°
Wind rotating 338 degree

6.7 mp/h

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Historical

Historic air quality graph for Dhaka

How to best protect from air pollution?

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Dhaka air quality data attribution

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