Air quality in Port Elizabeth

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

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Weather

What is the current weather in Port Elizabeth?

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WeatherRain
Temperature59°C
Humidity82%
Wind15 mp/h
Pressure1018 mb
Air pollution has cost an estimated260 deaths*in Port Elizabeth in 2021LEARN MORE*Air pollution also cost approximately $96,000,000 USD in Port Elizabeth in 2021.

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#cityUS AQI
1 eMbalenhle, Mpumalanga

196

2 Springs, Gauteng

184

3 Eastleigh, Gauteng

179

4 Johannesburg, Gauteng

170

5 Ermelo, Mpumalanga

169

6 Rustenburg, North West

169

7 Middelburg, Mpumalanga

161

8 Howick, KwaZulu-Natal

158

9 Vereeniging, Gauteng

158

10 Sebokeng, Gauteng

155

(local time)

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#stationUS AQI
1 Saltworks

26

2 Motherwell Day Hospital

24

3 Walmer

6

(local time)

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US AQI

26

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Overview

What is the current air quality in Port Elizabeth?

Air pollution levelAir quality indexMain pollutant
Good 26 US AQItrendPM2.5
PollutantsConcentration
PM2.5
6.3 µg/m³trend
PM10
16.7 µg/m³trend
NO2
3.6 µg/m³trend
SO2
1 µg/m³trend
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PM2.5

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PM2.5 concentration in Port Elizabeth air is currently 0 times above WHO exposure recommendation

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Forecast

Port Elizabeth air quality index (AQI) forecast

DayPollution levelWeatherTemperatureWind
Monday, Aug 2

Good 26 US AQI

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Tuesday, Aug 3

Moderate 60 US AQI

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Wednesday, Aug 4

Good 48 US AQI

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Today

Moderate 53 US AQI

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Weather icon60.8°59°
Wind rotating 111 degree

13.4 mp/h

Friday, Aug 6

Moderate 58 US AQI

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Weather icon64.4°57.2°
Wind rotating 215 degree

11.2 mp/h

Saturday, Aug 7

Moderate 56 US AQI

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Weather icon62.6°53.6°
Wind rotating 75 degree

13.4 mp/h

Sunday, Aug 8

Moderate 58 US AQI

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Weather icon71.6°57.2°
Wind rotating 249 degree

13.4 mp/h

Monday, Aug 9

Good 10 US AQI

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Weather icon59°53.6°
Wind rotating 246 degree

24.6 mp/h

Tuesday, Aug 10

Good 9 US AQI

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Weather icon62.6°50°
Wind rotating 83 degree

13.4 mp/h

Wednesday, Aug 11

Moderate 61 US AQI

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Weather icon64.4°53.6°
Wind rotating 224 degree

15.7 mp/h

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Historical

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