Air quality in Lusaka

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Lusaka?

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WeatherScattered clouds
Temperature77°C
Humidity43%
Wind14.4 mp/h
Pressure1016 mb

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US AQI

76 *

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Moderate

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Lusaka?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Moderate 76 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
24.1 µg/m³trend
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PM2.5

x2.4

PM2.5 concentration in Lusaka air is currently 2.4 times above the WHO annual air quality guideline value

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Lusaka?

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Forecast

Lusaka air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Today

Moderate 76 US AQI

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Weather icon78.8°66.2°
Wind rotating 87 degree

15.7 mp/h

Wednesday, Oct 20

Moderate 99 US AQI

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Weather icon78.8°60.8°
Wind rotating 83 degree

13.4 mp/h

Thursday, Oct 21

Moderate 73 US AQI

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Weather icon89.6°59°
Wind rotating 77 degree

11.2 mp/h

Friday, Oct 22

Moderate 91 US AQI

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Weather icon93.2°68°
Wind rotating 57 degree

11.2 mp/h

Saturday, Oct 23

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 119 US AQI

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Weather icon91.4°71.6°
Wind rotating 66 degree

6.7 mp/h

Sunday, Oct 24

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 116 US AQI

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Weather icon96.8°71.6°
Wind rotating 38 degree

6.7 mp/h

Monday, Oct 25

Unhealthy 151 US AQI

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Weather icon98.6°77°
Wind rotating 109 degree

8.9 mp/h

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Historical

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