Air quality in Potchefstroom

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Potchefstroom?

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WeatherClear sky
Temperature57.2°C
Humidity62%
Wind8.9 mp/h
Pressure1022 mb

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#cityUS AQI
1 Bloemfontein, Free State

101

2 Sebokeng, Gauteng

92

3 Roodepoort, Gauteng

89

4 Randburg, Gauteng

88

5 Sasolburg, Free State

88

6 Springs, Gauteng

87

7 Vereeniging, Gauteng

87

8 Johannesburg, Gauteng

78

9 Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng

78

10 Eastleigh, Gauteng

76

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1 Welgegund

60

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US AQI

60

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Moderate

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Potchefstroom?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Moderate 60 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
16.5 µg/m³trend
PM10
35.3 µg/m³trend
SO2
1.8 µg/m³trend
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PM2.5

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PM2.5 concentration in Potchefstroom air is currently 1 times above the WHO annual air quality guideline value

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Potchefstroom?

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Forecast

Potchefstroom air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Wednesday, Sep 15

Moderate 64 US AQI

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Thursday, Sep 16

Good 38 US AQI

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Friday, Sep 17

Good 43 US AQI

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Today

Moderate 60 US AQI

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Weather icon73.4°46.4°
Wind rotating 79 degree

15.7 mp/h

Sunday, Sep 19

Moderate 91 US AQI

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Weather icon80.6°48.2°
Wind rotating 329 degree

17.9 mp/h

Monday, Sep 20

Moderate 84 US AQI

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Weather icon84.2°57.2°
Wind rotating 314 degree

22.4 mp/h

Tuesday, Sep 21

Moderate 99 US AQI

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Weather icon84.2°48.2°
Wind rotating 45 degree

8.9 mp/h

Wednesday, Sep 22

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 127 US AQI

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Weather icon80.6°51.8°
Wind rotating 360 degree

13.4 mp/h

Thursday, Sep 23

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 107 US AQI

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Weather icon86°55.4°
Wind rotating 318 degree

15.7 mp/h

Friday, Sep 24

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 127 US AQI

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Weather icon89.6°60.8°
Wind rotating 314 degree

8.9 mp/h

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