Air quality in London

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in London?

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WeatherShower rain
Temperature46.4°C
Humidity89%
Wind1 mp/h
Pressure1024 mb
Air pollution has cost an estimated580 deaths*in London in 2021LEARN MORE*Air pollution also cost approximately $810,000,000 USD in London in 2021.

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Real-time United Kingdom city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Norwich, England

92

2 Wood Green, England

91

3 Bradford-on-Avon, England

84

4 Chepstow, Wales

78

5 Egham, England

74

6 Farnham Royal, England

72

7 Hayes, England

72

8 Hertford, England

72

9 Staines-upon-Thames, England

72

10 Crediton, England

70

(local time)

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Real-time London air quality ranking

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#stationUS AQI
1 Earls Court Road

80

2 Shepherds Bush

76

3 Hounslow Chiswick

68

4 Waltham Forest Leyton

68

5 Blackwall

67

6 Waltham Crooked Billet

65

7 Eleanor Palmer Primary School

63

8 Farringdon Street

63

9 Waltham Forest Dawlish Rd

63

10 Allergy Cosmos in Battersea

61

(local time)

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US AQI

57

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Moderate

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Overview

What is the current air quality in London?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Moderate 57 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
15 µg/m³trend
PM10
38.5 µg/m³trend
NO2
41 µg/m³trend
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PM2.5

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PM2.5 concentration in London air is currently 3 times above the WHO annual air quality guideline value

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in London?

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Forecast

London air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Sunday, Jan 16

Moderate 64 US AQI

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Monday, Jan 17

Moderate 56 US AQI

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Tuesday, Jan 18

Moderate 78 US AQI

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Today

Moderate 57 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon46.4°35.6°
Wind rotating 314 degree

11.2 mp/h

Thursday, Jan 20

Good 16 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon39.2°33.8°
Wind rotating 356 degree

8.9 mp/h

Friday, Jan 21

Good 31 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon41°32°
Wind rotating 310 degree

6.7 mp/h

Saturday, Jan 22

Good 27 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon42.8°33.8°
Wind rotating 317 degree

6.7 mp/h

Sunday, Jan 23

Good 47 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon42.8°33.8°
Wind rotating 289 degree

2.2 mp/h

Monday, Jan 24

Good 47 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon42.8°35.6°
Wind rotating 246 degree

2.2 mp/h

Tuesday, Jan 25

Moderate 58 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon42.8°33.8°
Wind rotating 265 degree

4.5 mp/h

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Historical

Historic air quality graph for London

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