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
Temperature60.8°C
Humidity35%
Wind3.4 mp/h
Pressure1028 mb
Air pollution has cost an estimated980 deaths*in Pretoria in 2021LEARN MORE*Air pollution also cost approximately $400,000,000 USD in Pretoria in 2021.

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Real-time South Africa city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 eMkhomazi, KwaZulu-Natal

168

2 Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

119

3 Vereeniging, Gauteng

115

4 Centurion, Gauteng

96

5 Johannesburg, Gauteng

94

6 eMbalenhle, Mpumalanga

93

7 Polokwane, Limpopo

90

8 Eastleigh, Gauteng

84

9 Secunda, Mpumalanga

83

10 Sebokeng, Gauteng

82

(local time)

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#stationUS AQI
1 Retief Avenue

59

2 Herbert Baker Street

55

3 Booysens

33

(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 Pretoria?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Moderate 57 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
14.8 µg/m³trend
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PM2.5

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PM2.5 concentration in Pretoria air is currently 1 times above WHO exposure recommendation

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Pretoria?

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Forecast

Pretoria air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Friday, Jun 18

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 113 US AQI

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Saturday, Jun 19

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 114 US AQI

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Sunday, Jun 20

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 126 US AQI

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Today

Moderate 83 US AQI

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Weather icon62.6°48.2°
Wind rotating 354 degree

2.2 mp/h

Tuesday, Jun 22

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 132 US AQI

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Weather icon64.4°48.2°
Wind rotating 307 degree

6.7 mp/h

Wednesday, Jun 23

Moderate 88 US AQI

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Weather icon66.2°50°
Wind rotating 294 degree

6.7 mp/h

Thursday, Jun 24

Moderate 91 US AQI

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Weather icon68°51.8°
Wind rotating 336 degree

6.7 mp/h

Friday, Jun 25

Moderate 64 US AQI

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Weather icon69.8°53.6°
Wind rotating 295 degree

11.2 mp/h

Saturday, Jun 26

Moderate 69 US AQI

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Weather icon69.8°53.6°
Wind rotating 288 degree

11.2 mp/h

Sunday, Jun 27

Moderate 97 US AQI

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Weather icon64.4°51.8°
Wind rotating 221 degree

8.9 mp/h

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Historical

Historic air quality graph for Pretoria

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