Air quality in Chennai

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Chennai?

WeatherBroken clouds
Temperature87.8°C
Humidity74%
Wind15 mp/h
Pressure1002 mb
Air pollution has cost an estimated5,600 deaths*in Chennai in 2020LEARN MORE*Air pollution also cost approximately $800,000,000 USD in Chennai in 2020.

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Real-time India city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1Charkhi Dadri

149

2Jodhpur

115

3Visakhapatnam

109

4Ankleshwar

107

5Ghaziabad

99

6Rohtak

97

7Guwahati

96

8Ahmedabad

92

9Brajrajnagar

92

10Chennai

92

(local time)

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Real-time Chennai air quality ranking

#stationUS AQI
1Velachery Res. Area, Chennai - CPCB

118

2Manali, Chennai - CPCB

92

3Alandur Bus Depot, Chennai - CPCB

62

4US Consulate in Chennai

57

(local time)

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US AQI

92

live AQI index
Moderate

Overview

What is the current air quality in Chennai?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Moderate92 US AQIPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
31.6 µg/m³
o3
59.2 µg/m³
no2
9.2 µg/m³
so2
6.8 µg/m³
co
1520 µg/m³

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Chennai?

Close your windows to avoid dirty outdoor air
Sensitive groups should reduce outdoor exercise

Forecast

Chennai air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Monday, Aug 3

Moderate72 US AQI

Tuesday, Aug 4

Moderate74 US AQI

Wednesday, Aug 5

Moderate74 US AQI

Today

Moderate82 US AQI

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weather icon87.8°86°

11.2 mp/h

Friday, Aug 7

Moderate81 US AQI

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weather icon91.4°82.4°

11.2 mp/h

Saturday, Aug 8

Moderate81 US AQI

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weather icon86°82.4°

6.7 mp/h

Sunday, Aug 9

Moderate77 US AQI

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weather icon86°80.6°

11.2 mp/h

Monday, Aug 10

Moderate84 US AQI

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weather icon89.6°80.6°

8.9 mp/h

Tuesday, Aug 11

Moderate100 US AQI

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weather icon91.4°80.6°

11.2 mp/h

Wednesday, Aug 12

Moderate90 US AQI

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weather icon89.6°80.6°

11.2 mp/h

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Historical

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