Air quality in Durban

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Durban?

Weather icon
WeatherBroken clouds
Temperature64.4°C
Humidity95%
Wind3.4 mp/h
Pressure1022 mb

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Real-time South Africa city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Sasolburg, Free State

152

2 Vereeniging, Gauteng

140

3 Bethlehem, Free State

134

4 Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng

119

5 Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

110

6 Bloemfontein, Free State

101

7 Howick, KwaZulu-Natal

101

8 Eastleigh, Gauteng

96

9 Ballito, KwaZulu-Natal

89

10 Springs, Gauteng

83

(local time)

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Real-time Durban air quality ranking

#stationUS AQI
1 New Germany

110

(local time)

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US AQI

110

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Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups

Human face indicating AQI level

Overview

What is the current air quality in Durban?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 110 US AQIPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
39µg/m³
PM10
43µg/m³
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PM2.5

x7.8

PM2.5 concentration in Durban is currently 7.8 times the WHO annual air quality guideline value

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Durban?

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Forecast

Durban air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Sunday, Sep 25

Moderate 58 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon95°59°
Wind rotating 344 degree

11.2 mp/h

Monday, Sep 26

Moderate 77 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon80.6°59°
Wind rotating 156 degree

11.2 mp/h

Tuesday, Sep 27

Moderate 80 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon69.8°64.4°
Wind rotating 118 degree

8.9 mp/h

Wednesday, Sep 28

Moderate 76 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon73.4°60.8°
Wind rotating 75 degree

15.7 mp/h

Today

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 110 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon86°59°
Wind rotating 190 degree

8.9 mp/h

Friday, Sep 30

Moderate 92 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon73.4°60.8°
Wind rotating 219 degree

8.9 mp/h

Saturday, Oct 1

Moderate 92 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon71.6°55.4°
Wind rotating 176 degree

17.9 mp/h

Sunday, Oct 2

Moderate 95 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon69.8°53.6°
Wind rotating 89 degree

8.9 mp/h

Monday, Oct 3

Moderate 96 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon87.8°55.4°
Wind rotating 190 degree

11.2 mp/h

Tuesday, Oct 4

Moderate 85 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon69.8°55.4°
Wind rotating 136 degree

11.2 mp/h

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Historical

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