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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WeatherFew clouds
Temperature68°C
Humidity55%
Wind4.9 mp/h
Pressure1018 mb

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Real-time South Africa city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Johannesburg, Gauteng

170

2 eMkhomazi, KwaZulu-Natal

165

3 Berea, KwaZulu-Natal

153

4 Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

144

5 Secunda, Mpumalanga

131

6 Sasolburg, Free State

125

7 Eastleigh, Gauteng

122

8 Soshanguve, Gauteng

122

9 Vereeniging, Gauteng

119

10 Sebokeng, Gauteng

115

(local time)

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1 New Germany

144

(local time)

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US AQI

144

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Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Durban?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 144 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
53 µg/m³trend
PM10
79 µg/m³trend
SO2
14.2 µg/m³trend
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PM2.5

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

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Durban?

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Forecast

Durban air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Sunday, Jun 20

Moderate 68 US AQI

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Monday, Jun 21

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 109 US AQI

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Tuesday, Jun 22

Moderate 97 US AQI

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Today

Moderate 91 US AQI

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Weather icon73.4°51.8°
Wind rotating 293 degree

6.7 mp/h

Thursday, Jun 24

Moderate 92 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon64.4°51.8°
Wind rotating 136 degree

6.7 mp/h

Friday, Jun 25

Moderate 97 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon66.2°48.2°
Wind rotating 112 degree

6.7 mp/h

Saturday, Jun 26

Moderate 61 US AQI

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Weather icon66.2°50°
Wind rotating 131 degree

8.9 mp/h

Sunday, Jun 27

Moderate 59 US AQI

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Weather icon62.6°48.2°
Wind rotating 73 degree

8.9 mp/h

Monday, Jun 28

Moderate 66 US AQI

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Weather icon82.4°46.4°
Wind rotating 330 degree

6.7 mp/h

Tuesday, Jun 29

Moderate 71 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon82.4°53.6°
Wind rotating 29 degree

6.7 mp/h

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Historical

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