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°F
Humidity72%
Wind0 mp/h
Pressure29.9 Hg

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Real-time Pakistan city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Lahore, Punjab

196

2 Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

185

3 Rawalpindi, Punjab

176

4 Faisalabad, Punjab

166

5 Mangla, Punjab

158

6 Muridke, Punjab

153

7 Bahawalpur, Punjab

148

8 Karachi, Sindh

144

9 Islamabad, Islamabad

143

10 Abbottabad, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

63

(local time)

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Real-time Karachi air quality ranking

#stationUS AQI
1 TDF MagnifiScience Centre

154

2 US Consulate in Karachi

129

3 Korangi Sector 15

122

(local time)

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Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Karachi?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 144 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
53µg/m³trend
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PM2.5

x10.6

PM2.5 concentration in Karachi is currently 10.6 times the WHO annual air quality guideline value

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Karachi?

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Forecast

Karachi air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Saturday, Feb 4

Unhealthy 172 US AQI

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Weather icon75.2°66.2°
Wind rotating 234 degree

11.2 mp/h

Sunday, Feb 5

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 107 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon73.4°68°
Wind rotating 264 degree

15.7 mp/h

Monday, Feb 6

Unhealthy 157 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon78.8°68°
Wind rotating 272 degree

15.7 mp/h

Today

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 144 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon77°62.6°
Wind rotating 232 degree

11.2 mp/h

Wednesday, Feb 8

Moderate 59 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon75.2°64.4°
Wind rotating 267 degree

13.4 mp/h

Thursday, Feb 9

Moderate 94 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon75.2°68°
Wind rotating 249 degree

13.4 mp/h

Friday, Feb 10

Moderate 87 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon75.2°69.8°
Wind rotating 262 degree

17.9 mp/h

Saturday, Feb 11

Moderate 95 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon78.8°68°
Wind rotating 272 degree

11.2 mp/h

Sunday, Feb 12

Moderate 90 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon82.4°71.6°
Wind rotating 322 degree

8.9 mp/h

Monday, Feb 13

Moderate 82 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon78.8°69.8°
Wind rotating 266 degree

13.4 mp/h

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