Air quality in Karachi

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Karachi?

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Temperature62.6°C
Humidity11%
Wind13.8 mp/h
Pressure1012 mb

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Real-time Pakistan city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Karachi, Sindh

233

2 Raiwind, Punjab

199

3 Bahawalpur, Punjab

192

4 Faisalabad, Punjab

188

5 Lahore, Punjab

182

6 Abbottabad, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

111

7 Islamabad, Islamabad

56

8 Rawalpindi, Punjab

35

(local time)

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#stationUS AQI
1 US Consulate in Karachi

257

2 Quaidabad

233

3 Defence Housing Authority

65

(local time)

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US AQI

233

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Very Unhealthy

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Karachi?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Very Unhealthy 233 US AQIPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
183.1 µg/m³
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PM2.5

x36.6

PM2.5 concentration in Karachi air is currently 36.6 times above the WHO annual air quality guideline value

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Forecast

Karachi air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Wednesday, Jan 19

Unhealthy 155 US AQI

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Thursday, Jan 20

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 104 US AQI

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Friday, Jan 21

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 123 US AQI

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Today

Very Unhealthy 233 US AQI

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Weather icon69.8°62.6°
Wind rotating 266 degree

29.1 mp/h

Sunday, Jan 23

Moderate 95 US AQI

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Weather icon66.2°59°
Wind rotating 318 degree

13.4 mp/h

Monday, Jan 24

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 107 US AQI

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Weather icon68°60.8°
Wind rotating 98 degree

6.7 mp/h

Tuesday, Jan 25

Moderate 87 US AQI

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Weather icon68°60.8°
Wind rotating 296 degree

8.9 mp/h

Wednesday, Jan 26

Moderate 59 US AQI

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Weather icon71.6°62.6°
Wind rotating 328 degree

6.7 mp/h

Thursday, Jan 27

Moderate 63 US AQI

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Weather icon71.6°64.4°
Wind rotating 255 degree

8.9 mp/h

Friday, Jan 28

Good 43 US AQI

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Weather icon73.4°66.2°
Wind rotating 250 degree

8.9 mp/h

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