Air quality in Pretoria

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Pretoria?

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WeatherBroken clouds
Temperature64.4°F
Humidity91%
Wind9.4 mp/h
Pressure30.2 Hg
Air pollution has cost an estimated200 deaths*in Pretoria in 2024Find out more*Air pollution also cost approximately $80,000,000 USD in Pretoria in 2024.

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#cityUS AQI
1 Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape

55

2 Pretoria, Gauteng

34

3 KwaMbonambi, KwaZulu-Natal

29

4 Mogwase, North West

18

5 Polokwane, Limpopo

14

6 eMbalenhle, Mpumalanga

12

7 eSikhaleni, KwaZulu-Natal

10

(local time)

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#stationUS AQI
1 Booysens

38

2 Tshwane Market

38

3 Herbert Baker Street

0

(local time)

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US AQI

34

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Pretoria?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Good 34 US AQIO3
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
1.7µg/m³
PM10
20.1µg/m³trend
O3
82.6µg/m³trend
NO2
22.5µg/m³trend
SO2
3.9µg/m³
CO
1100.3µg/m³trend

PM2.5 concentration in Pretoria air currently meets the WHO annual air quality guideline value

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Forecast

Pretoria air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Saturday, Feb 24

Moderate 61 AQI US

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91.4° 68°
Wind rotating 214 degree 13.4 mp/h
Sunday, Feb 25

Moderate 66 AQI US

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91.4° 69.8°
Wind rotating 248 degree 11.2 mp/h
Monday, Feb 26

Moderate 55 AQI US

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91.4° 66.2°
Wind rotating 55 degree 15.7 mp/h
Today

Good 34 AQI US

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78.8° 62.6°
Wind rotating 42 degree 11.2 mp/h
Wednesday, Feb 28

Unhealthy for sensitive groups 108 AQI US

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78.8° 60.8°
Wind rotating 40 degree 11.2 mp/h
Thursday, Feb 29

Moderate 73 AQI US

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87.8° 59°
Wind rotating 54 degree 11.2 mp/h
Friday, Mar 1

Moderate 63 AQI US

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89.6° 62.6°
Wind rotating 53 degree 11.2 mp/h
Saturday, Mar 2

Moderate 65 AQI US

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Weather icon 30%
89.6° 66.2°
Wind rotating 29 degree 11.2 mp/h
Sunday, Mar 3

Moderate 72 AQI US

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Weather icon 90%
91.4° 66.2°
Wind rotating 27 degree 8.9 mp/h
Monday, Mar 4

Moderate 67 AQI US

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Weather icon 60%
86° 64.4°
Wind rotating 303 degree 8.9 mp/h

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