Air quality in Pietermaritzburg

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Pietermaritzburg?

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WeatherBroken clouds
Temperature59°C
Humidity93%
Wind2.7 mp/h
Pressure1019 mb

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#cityUS AQI
1 Ermelo, Mpumalanga

138

2 Standerton, Mpumalanga

97

3 Bethlehem, Free State

81

4 eMkhomazi, KwaZulu-Natal

73

5 Randburg, Gauteng

73

6 Springs, Gauteng

72

7 Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

63

8 Ga-Rankuwa, North West

62

9 Johannesburg, Gauteng

61

10 Roodepoort, Gauteng

61

(local time)

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#stationUS AQI
1 Edendale

30

2 Pietermaritzburg Airport - ORIBI

27

(local time)

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29

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Pietermaritzburg?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Good 29 US AQItrendSO2
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
2.2 µg/m³
PM10
3.1 µg/m³trend
O3
23 µg/m³trend
SO2
52.6 µg/m³trend

PM2.5 concentration in Pietermaritzburg air currently meets the WHO annual air quality guideline value

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Forecast

Pietermaritzburg air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Monday, Oct 25

Good 28 US AQI

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Tuesday, Oct 26

Good 28 US AQI

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Wednesday, Oct 27

Good 29 US AQI

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Today

Good 29 US AQI

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Weather icon77°57.2°
Wind rotating 94 degree

8.9 mp/h

Friday, Oct 29

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 136 US AQI

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Weather icon89.6°59°
Wind rotating 89 degree

6.7 mp/h

Saturday, Oct 30

Good 47 US AQI

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Weather icon64.4°55.4°
Wind rotating 156 degree

4.5 mp/h

Sunday, Oct 31

Good 49 US AQI

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Weather icon78.8°51.8°
Wind rotating 101 degree

8.9 mp/h

Monday, Nov 1

Moderate 74 US AQI

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Weather icon91.4°55.4°
Wind rotating 83 degree

11.2 mp/h

Tuesday, Nov 2

Moderate 62 US AQI

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Weather icon73.4°53.6°
Wind rotating 121 degree

11.2 mp/h

Wednesday, Nov 3

Moderate 58 US AQI

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Weather icon75.2°53.6°
Wind rotating 110 degree

13.4 mp/h

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