Air quality in Kandahar

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Kandahar?

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WeatherClear sky
Temperature84.2°C
Humidity20%
Wind8.3 mp/h
Pressure1001 mb

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Kandahar?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Unhealthy 151 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
56.2 µg/m³trend
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PM2.5

x5

PM2.5 concentration in Kandahar air is currently 5 times above WHO exposure recommendation

Health Recommendations

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Forecast

Kandahar air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Today

Unhealthy 153 US AQI

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Weather icon100.4°78.8°
Wind rotating 238 degree

13.4 mp/h

Sunday, Aug 1

Unhealthy 153 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon102.2°75.2°
Wind rotating 250 degree

11.2 mp/h

Monday, Aug 2

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 115 US AQI

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Weather icon102.2°75.2°
Wind rotating 242 degree

11.2 mp/h

Tuesday, Aug 3

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 146 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon104°77°
Wind rotating 276 degree

11.2 mp/h

Wednesday, Aug 4

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 145 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon105.8°77°
Wind rotating 272 degree

11.2 mp/h

Thursday, Aug 5

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 110 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon105.8°78.8°
Wind rotating 254 degree

8.9 mp/h

Friday, Aug 6

Moderate 96 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon105.8°80.6°
Wind rotating 170 degree

4.5 mp/h

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Historical

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