Air quality in Lima

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Lima?

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WeatherBroken clouds
Temperature69.8°C
Humidity72%
Wind8.1 mp/h
Pressure1003 mb

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Real-time Peru city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 San Juan de Lurigancho, Lima

157

2 Lima, Lima

102

3 San Martin de Porres, Lima

84

4 Trujillo, La Libertad

58

5 Puerto Maldonado, Madre de Dios

52

6 El Tambo, Junin

45

7 Cusco, Cusco

38

8 Iberia, Madre de Dios

37

9 Concepcion, Junin

24

10 Huaraz, Ancash

21

(local time)

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Real-time Lima air quality ranking

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#stationUS AQI
1 US Embassy in Lima

102

2 Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia

87

3 INSTITUCION EDUCATIVA

84

4 CENTRO ATENCION RED CIUDA

82

5 Albergue Casa Pitufos

80

6 Puericultorio Perez

74

7 INSTITUTOSALUD

69

(local time)

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US AQI

81

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Moderate

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Lima?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Moderate 81 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
26.4 µg/m³trend
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PM2.5

x5.3

PM2.5 concentration in Lima air is currently 5.3 times above the WHO annual air quality guideline value

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Lima?

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Forecast

Lima air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Saturday, Dec 4

Moderate 68 US AQI

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Sunday, Dec 5

Moderate 87 US AQI

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Monday, Dec 6

Moderate 90 US AQI

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Tuesday, Dec 7

Moderate 93 US AQI

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Weather icon69.8°64.4°
Wind rotating 218 degree

8.9 mp/h

Today

Moderate 81 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon69.8°64.4°
Wind rotating 221 degree

8.9 mp/h

Thursday, Dec 9

Good 46 US AQI

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Weather icon71.6°64.4°
Wind rotating 197 degree

8.9 mp/h

Friday, Dec 10

Good 41 US AQI

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Weather icon69.8°64.4°
Wind rotating 195 degree

8.9 mp/h

Saturday, Dec 11

Moderate 52 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon71.6°64.4°
Wind rotating 195 degree

8.9 mp/h

Sunday, Dec 12

Moderate 57 US AQI

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Weather icon69.8°64.4°
Wind rotating 190 degree

11.2 mp/h

Monday, Dec 13

Moderate 56 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon71.6°64.4°
Wind rotating 209 degree

8.9 mp/h

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Historical

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