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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WeatherClear sky
Temperature69.8°C
Humidity64%
Wind3.4 mp/h
Pressure1026 mb
Air pollution has cost an estimated190 deaths*in Pretoria in 2021LEARN MORE*Air pollution also cost approximately $77,000,000 USD in Pretoria in 2021.

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Real-time South Africa city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 eMbalenhle, Mpumalanga

147

2 Temba, Gauteng

93

3 Johannesburg, Gauteng

83

4 Springs, Gauteng

65

5 Sebokeng, Gauteng

64

6 Witbank, Mpumalanga

61

7 Sasolburg, Free State

59

8 Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng

59

9 Pretoria, Gauteng

58

10 Eastleigh, Gauteng

56

(local time)

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Real-time Pretoria air quality ranking

#stationUS AQI
1 Retief Avenue

59

2 Herbert Baker Street

58

(local time)

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US AQI

58

live AQI index
Moderate

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Pretoria?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Moderate 58 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
15.7 µg/m³trend

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Pretoria?

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Forecast

Pretoria air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Saturday, Feb 27

Good 49 US AQI

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Sunday, Feb 28

Good 21 US AQI

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Monday, Mar 1

Good 28 US AQI

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Today

Moderate 53 US AQI

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Weather icon80.6°59°
Wind rotating 244 degree

2.2 mp/h

Wednesday, Mar 3

Moderate 89 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon86°60.8°
Wind rotating 112 degree

2.2 mp/h

Thursday, Mar 4

Moderate 77 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon87.8°64.4°
Wind rotating 41 degree

2.2 mp/h

Friday, Mar 5

Moderate 81 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon86°66.2°
Wind rotating 345 degree

4.5 mp/h

Saturday, Mar 6

Moderate 71 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon84.2°66.2°
Wind rotating 310 degree

4.5 mp/h

Sunday, Mar 7

Moderate 70 US AQI

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Weather icon84.2°66.2°
Wind rotating 259 degree

6.7 mp/h

Monday, Mar 8

Moderate 79 US AQI

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Weather icon87.8°68°
Wind rotating 1 degree

4.5 mp/h

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Historical

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