Air quality in Cape Town

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

LAST UPDATE   (local time)

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Weather

What is the current weather in Cape Town?

WeatherMist
Temperature51.8 oC
Humidity93 %
Wind8.1 mp/h
Pressure1027 mb

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Real-time South Africa city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1Ga-Rankuwa

184

2Eastleigh

181

3Berea

169

4Standerton

169

5eMbalenhle

160

6Soshanguve

159

7Johannesburg

156

8Bloemfontein

153

9Vereeniging

153

10Sebokeng

149

  (local time)

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Real-time Cape Town air quality ranking

#stationUS AQI
1Foreshore

83

2Cape Point

20

  (local time)

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Is there air pollution in Cape Town?

US AQI

20

live AQI index
Good

Overview

What is the current air quality in Cape Town?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Good20 US AQIPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
4.9 µg/m³
pm10
15 µg/m³
no2
1.5 µg/m³

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Cape Town?

Open your windows to bring clean, fresh air indoors
Enjoy outdoor activities

Forecast

Cape Town air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Monday, Jun 29

Good

Tuesday, Jun 30

Moderate

Wednesday, Jul 1

Moderate

Today

Good

51.8° 51.8°

2.2 mp/h

Friday, Jul 3

Good

60.8° 55.4°

2.2 mp/h

Saturday, Jul 4

Good

60.8° 53.6°

6.7 mp/h

Sunday, Jul 5

Moderate

62.6° 57.2°

6.7 mp/h

Monday, Jul 6

Moderate

64.4° 57.2°

6.7 mp/h

Tuesday, Jul 7

Good

60.8° 55.4°

8.9 mp/h

Wednesday, Jul 8

Good

64.4° 51.8°

6.7 mp/h

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