Air quality in Chennai

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Chennai?

WeatherBroken clouds
Temperature87.8°C
Humidity62%
Wind8.1 mp/h
Pressure1006 mb
Air pollution has cost an estimated5,600 deaths*in Chennai in 2020LEARN MORE*Air pollution also cost approximately $810,000,000 USD in Chennai in 2020.

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Real-time India city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1Dadri

167

2Loni

159

3Bawana

158

4Gurugram

157

5Deoli

155

6Rohtak

153

7Faridabad

149

8Hisar

149

9Bhiwadi

145

10Dharuhera

144

(local time)

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Real-time Chennai air quality ranking

#stationUS AQI
1Manali, Chennai - CPCB

153

2Alandur Bus Depot, Chennai - CPCB

62

3US Consulate in Chennai

61

4Velachery Res. Area, Chennai - CPCB

60

(local time)

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US AQI

60

live AQI index
Moderate

Overview

What is the current air quality in Chennai?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Moderate60 US AQIPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
16.6 µg/m³
no2
7.2 µg/m³

Health Recommendations

How to protect from air pollution in Chennai?

Close your windows to avoid dirty outdoor air
Sensitive groups should reduce outdoor exercise

Forecast

Chennai air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Wednesday, Aug 5

Moderate74 US AQI

Thursday, Aug 6

Moderate77 US AQI

Friday, Aug 7

Moderate78 US AQI

Today

Moderate84 US AQI

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weather icon87.8°80.6°

8.9 mp/h

Sunday, Aug 9

Moderate73 US AQI

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weather icon86°78.8°

8.9 mp/h

Monday, Aug 10

Moderate82 US AQI

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weather icon91.4°78.8°

11.2 mp/h

Tuesday, Aug 11

Moderate96 US AQI

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weather icon89.6°80.6°

11.2 mp/h

Wednesday, Aug 12

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups103 US AQI

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weather icon91.4°80.6°

11.2 mp/h

Thursday, Aug 13

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups103 US AQI

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weather icon89.6°80.6°

8.9 mp/h

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Historical

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