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?

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WeatherClear sky
Temperature73.4°C
Humidity73%
Wind5.7 mp/h
Pressure1009 mb

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Real-time South Africa city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Bloemfontein, Free State

97

2 Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

97

3 eMkhomazi, KwaZulu-Natal

94

4 Ga-Rankuwa, North West

93

5 Sebokeng, Gauteng

93

6 Springs, Gauteng

88

7 Centurion, Gauteng

85

8 Howick, KwaZulu-Natal

83

9 Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng

80

10 Berea, KwaZulu-Natal

78

(local time)

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Real-time Durban air quality ranking

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#stationUS AQI
1 New Germany

97

(local time)

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US AQI

97

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Moderate

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Durban?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Moderate 97 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
34 µg/m³trend
PM10
41 µg/m³trend
SO2
1.2 µg/m³trend
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PM2.5

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PM2.5 concentration in Durban air is currently 3 times above 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
Thursday, Sep 23

Moderate 76 US AQI

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Friday, Sep 24

Moderate 94 US AQI

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Saturday, Sep 25

Moderate 95 US AQI

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Sunday, Sep 26

Moderate 74 US AQI

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Today

Moderate 97 US AQI

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Weather icon87.8°53.6°
Wind rotating 184 degree

11.2 mp/h

Tuesday, Sep 28

Moderate 97 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon68°57.2°
Wind rotating 161 degree

11.2 mp/h

Wednesday, Sep 29

Moderate 63 US AQI

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Weather icon59°55.4°
Wind rotating 156 degree

6.7 mp/h

Thursday, Sep 30

Good 48 US AQI

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Weather icon59°53.6°
Wind rotating 51 degree

8.9 mp/h

Friday, Oct 1

Moderate 91 US AQI

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Weather icon80.6°55.4°
Wind rotating 5 degree

6.7 mp/h

Saturday, Oct 2

Moderate 81 US AQI

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Weather icon64.4°51.8°
Wind rotating 159 degree

11.2 mp/h

Sunday, Oct 3

Good 38 US AQI

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Weather icon53.6°48.2°
Wind rotating 203 degree

11.2 mp/h

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Historical

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