Air quality in Kuala Lumpur

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Kuala Lumpur?

Weather icon
WeatherBroken clouds
Temperature77°C
Humidity81%
Wind1.7 mp/h
Pressure1009 mb

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Real-time Malaysia city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Kuala Selangor, Selangor

153

2 Kuala Langat, Selangor

136

3 Simpang Ampat, Penang

136

4 Taiping, Perak

123

5 Prai, Penang

120

6 Putrajaya, Putrajaya

120

7 Shah Alam, Selangor

120

8 Sungai Petani, Kedah

120

9 Kota Bharu, Kelantan

117

10 Seremban, Negeri Sembilan

117

(local time)

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#stationUS AQI
1 Jalan Kiara Mont Kiara

129

2 Jalan Ampang Hilir

119

3 Batu Muda

107

4 Cheras

100

(local time)

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US AQI

113

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Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Kuala Lumpur?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 113 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
40.5µg/m³trend
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PM2.5

x8.1

PM2.5 concentration in Kuala Lumpur is currently 8.1 times the WHO annual air quality guideline value

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Kuala Lumpur?

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Forecast

Kuala Lumpur air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Sunday, Aug 7

Moderate 72 US AQI

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Weather icon89.6°75.2°
Wind rotating 169 degree

6.7 mp/h

Monday, Aug 8

Moderate 79 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon87.8°75.2°
Wind rotating 172 degree

6.7 mp/h

Tuesday, Aug 9

Moderate 79 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon89.6°73.4°
Wind rotating 188 degree

6.7 mp/h

Wednesday, Aug 10

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 105 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon89.6°75.2°
Wind rotating 186 degree

6.7 mp/h

Today

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 113 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon91.4°77°
Wind rotating 192 degree

6.7 mp/h

Friday, Aug 12

Moderate 98 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon89.6°75.2°
Wind rotating 213 degree

2.2 mp/h

Saturday, Aug 13

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 102 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon91.4°75.2°
Wind rotating 243 degree

4.5 mp/h

Sunday, Aug 14

Moderate 88 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon89.6°75.2°
Wind rotating 238 degree

4.5 mp/h

Monday, Aug 15

Moderate 83 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon87.8°75.2°
Wind rotating 229 degree

2.2 mp/h

Tuesday, Aug 16

Moderate 83 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon89.6°75.2°
Wind rotating 202 degree

4.5 mp/h

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