Air quality in Rustenburg

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

Last update at (local time)

236 people follow this city

  • The profile image of follower
  • The profile image of follower
  • The profile image of follower
  • The profile image of follower
  • The profile image of follower
IQAir map with AQI colorful pins

Air Quality Data contributor(s)

Station(s) operated by

South African Air Quality Information System

Government

Join the movement!

Get a monitor and contribute air quality data in your city.

Become a contributor
Find out more about contributors and data sources

Weather

What is the current weather in Rustenburg?

Weather icon
WeatherScattered clouds
Temperature80.6°F
Humidity44%
Wind14.4 mp/h
Pressure29.8 Hg

live aqi city ranking

Real-time South Africa city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Kraaifontein, Western Cape

79

2 Thabazimbi, Limpopo

79

3 Ballito, KwaZulu-Natal

73

4 Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng

71

5 Vereeniging, Gauteng

71

6 eMbalenhle, Mpumalanga

58

7 Rustenburg, North West

56

8 Johannesburg, Gauteng

53

9 Bethlehem, Free State

44

10 Middelburg, Mpumalanga

43

(local time)

SEE WORLD AQI RANKING

live Rustenburg aqi ranking

Real-time Rustenburg air quality ranking

#stationUS AQI
1 Phokeng

62

2 Marikana Community Centre

48

(local time)

SEE WORLD AQI RANKING

US AQI

56

live AQI index
Moderate

Human face indicating AQI level

Overview

What is the current air quality in Rustenburg?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Moderate 56 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
14.5µg/m³trend
PM10
23.7µg/m³trend
NO2
6.1µg/m³trend
SO2
4.8µg/m³
!

PM2.5

x2.9

PM2.5 concentration in Rustenburg is currently 2.9 times the WHO annual air quality guideline value

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Rustenburg?

An open window iconClose your windows to avoid dirty outdoor air
A man cycling iconSensitive groups should reduce outdoor exercise

Forecast

Rustenburg air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Friday, Dec 2

Moderate 55 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon89.6°66.2°
Wind rotating 267 degree

8.9 mp/h

Saturday, Dec 3

Good 35 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon93.2°68°
Wind rotating 283 degree

11.2 mp/h

Sunday, Dec 4

Moderate 58 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon93.2°68°
Wind rotating 330 degree

15.7 mp/h

Today

Moderate 56 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon80.6°62.6°
Wind rotating 334 degree

13.4 mp/h

Tuesday, Dec 6

Moderate 67 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon89.6°60.8°
Wind rotating 264 degree

24.6 mp/h

Wednesday, Dec 7

Good 45 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon73.4°59°
Wind rotating 352 degree

15.7 mp/h

Thursday, Dec 8

Good 42 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon86°60.8°
Wind rotating 85 degree

6.7 mp/h

Friday, Dec 9

Moderate 53 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon82.4°64.4°
Wind rotating 56 degree

11.2 mp/h

Saturday, Dec 10

Moderate 64 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon82.4°62.6°
Wind rotating 353 degree

8.9 mp/h

Sunday, Dec 11

Moderate 73 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon75.2°64.4°
Wind rotating 45 degree

6.7 mp/h

Interested in hourly forecast? Get the app

Historical

Historic air quality graph for Rustenburg

How to best protect from air pollution?

Reduce your air pollution exposure in Rustenburg

Rustenburg air quality data attribution

Contributors 1

Where is the cleanest air quality in Rustenburg?

Cart
Your cart is empty

Connect With IQAir

Sign up for our newsletter