Air quality in Pietermaritzburg

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Pietermaritzburg?

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WeatherBroken clouds
Temperature50°C
Humidity96%
Wind1.8 mp/h
Pressure1026 mb

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#cityUS AQI
1 George, Western Cape

59

2 Springs, Gauteng

59

3 Randburg, Gauteng

56

4 Eastleigh, Gauteng

54

5 Johannesburg, Gauteng

53

6 Polokwane, Limpopo

53

7 Roodepoort, Gauteng

52

8 Kraaifontein, Western Cape

51

9 Cape Town, Western Cape

47

10 Ga-Rankuwa, North West

42

(local time)

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1 Pietermaritzburg Airport - ORIBI

33

2 Edendale

29

(local time)

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US AQI

33

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Pietermaritzburg?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Good 33 US AQIPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
7.9 µg/m³
PM10
0.5 µg/m³trend
SO2
50.8 µg/m³trend

PM2.5 concentration in Pietermaritzburg air currently meets the WHO annual air quality guideline value

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Forecast

Pietermaritzburg air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Friday, Oct 22

Good 38 US AQI

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Saturday, Oct 23

Good 42 US AQI

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Sunday, Oct 24

Good 36 US AQI

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Today

Good 33 US AQI

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Weather icon66.2°50°
Wind rotating 90 degree

8.9 mp/h

Tuesday, Oct 26

Good 35 US AQI

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Weather icon68°51.8°
Wind rotating 98 degree

6.7 mp/h

Wednesday, Oct 27

Good 39 US AQI

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Weather icon66.2°60.8°
Wind rotating 91 degree

6.7 mp/h

Thursday, Oct 28

Moderate 69 US AQI

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Weather icon69.8°59°
Wind rotating 102 degree

4.5 mp/h

Friday, Oct 29

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 109 US AQI

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Weather icon80.6°59°
Wind rotating 120 degree

6.7 mp/h

Saturday, Oct 30

Moderate 71 US AQI

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Weather icon69.8°59°
Wind rotating 118 degree

6.7 mp/h

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