Air quality in Essen

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

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Air Quality Data contributor(s)

Station(s) operated by

North Rhine Westphalia State Office for Nature, Environment and Consumer Protection

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Weather

What is the current weather in Essen?

Weather icon
WeatherBroken clouds
Temperature84.2°C
Humidity44%
Wind3 mp/h
Pressure1011 mb

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Real-time Germany city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Meiderich, Nordrhein-Westfalen

87

2 Neuruppin, Brandenburg

78

3 Dresden, Saxony

72

4 Gelsenkirchen, Nordrhein-Westfalen

72

5 Nauen, Brandenburg

72

6 Meppen, Lower Saxony

69

7 Niederzier, Nordrhein-Westfalen

68

8 Niederrad, Hessen

67

9 Giessen, Hessen

62

10 Mühlhausen/Thüringen, Thuringia

61

(local time)

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Real-time Essen air quality ranking

#stationUS AQI
1 Ost Steeler Straße

57

2 Vogelheim

50

3 Schuir

4

(local time)

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Essen webcam

12:59, Jun 30

Is there air pollution in Essen?

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US AQI

54

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Moderate

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Essen?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Moderate 54 US AQIPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
13.5µg/m³
PM10
24µg/m³
NO2
27µg/m³
SO2
18µg/m³
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PM2.5

x2.7

PM2.5 concentration in Essen is currently 2.7 times the WHO annual air quality guideline value

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Essen?

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Forecast

Essen air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Monday, Jun 27

Good 36 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon69.8°57.2°
Wind rotating 255 degree

13.4 mp/h

Tuesday, Jun 28

Good 36 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon77°53.6°
Wind rotating 82 degree

4.5 mp/h

Wednesday, Jun 29

Good 40 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon78.8°60.8°
Wind rotating 84 degree

4.5 mp/h

Today

Moderate 54 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon86°57.2°
Wind rotating 276 degree

13.4 mp/h

Friday, Jul 1

Good 22 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon69.8°53.6°
Wind rotating 248 degree

8.9 mp/h

Saturday, Jul 2

Good 30 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon78.8°53.6°
Wind rotating 189 degree

6.7 mp/h

Sunday, Jul 3

Good 43 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon77°59°
Wind rotating 265 degree

11.2 mp/h

Monday, Jul 4

Good 33 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon77°55.4°
Wind rotating 26 degree

4.5 mp/h

Tuesday, Jul 5

Good 44 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon78.8°59°
Wind rotating 261 degree

8.9 mp/h

Wednesday, Jul 6

Good 41 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon69.8°53.6°
Wind rotating 293 degree

13.4 mp/h

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Historical

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