Air quality in Orkney

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Orkney?

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WeatherClear sky
Temperature57.2°C
Humidity61%
Wind4.1 mp/h
Pressure1020 mb

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Real-time South Africa city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape

80

2 Centurion, Gauteng

55

3 KwaMbonambi, KwaZulu-Natal

55

4 Knysna, Western Cape

50

5 Howick, KwaZulu-Natal

41

6 Johannesburg, Gauteng

40

7 Stellenbosch, Western Cape

40

8 Thabazimbi, Limpopo

40

9 Phalaborwa, Limpopo

38

10 Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal

38

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City AQI based on satellite data. No ground level station currently available in Orkney.

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US AQI

68 *

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Orkney?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Moderate 68 US AQIPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
20.1 µg/m³
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PM2.5

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PM2.5 concentration in Orkney air is currently 4 times above the WHO annual air quality guideline value

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Orkney?

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Forecast

Orkney air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Friday, Jan 21

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Saturday, Jan 22

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Sunday, Jan 23

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Today

Moderate 68 US AQI

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Weather icon84.2°57.2°
Wind rotating 179 degree

6.7 mp/h

Tuesday, Jan 25

Moderate 69 US AQI

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Weather icon87.8°64.4°
Wind rotating 209 degree

8.9 mp/h

Wednesday, Jan 26

Moderate 63 US AQI

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Weather icon86°60.8°
Wind rotating 306 degree

17.9 mp/h

Thursday, Jan 27

Moderate 72 US AQI

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Weather icon87.8°62.6°
Wind rotating 352 degree

11.2 mp/h

Friday, Jan 28

Moderate 69 US AQI

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Weather icon89.6°62.6°
Wind rotating 6 degree

13.4 mp/h

Saturday, Jan 29

Moderate 76 US AQI

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Weather icon82.4°62.6°
Wind rotating 62 degree

11.2 mp/h

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Historical

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