Air quality in Basel

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Basel?

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WeatherClear sky
Temperature44.6°C
Humidity85%
Wind3.4 mp/h
Pressure1017 mb

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Real-time Switzerland city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Chiasso, Ticino

117

2 Mendrisio, Ticino

114

3 Chur, Grisons

96

4 Embrach, Zurich

81

5 Unteriberg, Schwyz

81

6 Lausanne, Vaud

78

7 Dietikon, Zurich

75

8 Ecublens, Vaud

75

9 Rotkreuz, Zug

72

10 Zurich, Zurich

71

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City AQI based on satellite data. No ground level station currently available in Basel.

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8:13, Oct 28

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US AQI

59 *

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Moderate

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Basel?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Moderate 59 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
16.1 µg/m³trend
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PM2.5

x1.6

PM2.5 concentration in Basel air is currently 1.6 times above the WHO annual air quality guideline value

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Basel?

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Forecast

Basel air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Today

Moderate 59 US AQI

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Weather icon62.6°41°
Wind rotating 141 degree

4.5 mp/h

Friday, Oct 29

Good 36 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon62.6°42.8°
Wind rotating 144 degree

4.5 mp/h

Saturday, Oct 30

Good 50 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon53.6°44.6°
Wind rotating 127 degree

4.5 mp/h

Sunday, Oct 31

Good 33 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon62.6°50°
Wind rotating 124 degree

4.5 mp/h

Monday, Nov 1

Good 8 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon53.6°44.6°
Wind rotating 232 degree

4.5 mp/h

Tuesday, Nov 2

Good 6 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon53.6°42.8°
Wind rotating 180 degree

4.5 mp/h

Wednesday, Nov 3

Good 7 US AQI

Human face indicating AQI level
Weather icon46.4°42.8°
Wind rotating 251 degree

4.5 mp/h

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Historical

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