Air quality in North Carolina

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

LAST UPDATE (local time)

LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time North Carolina
Most polluted city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Cary

48

2 Holly Springs

47

3 Scotts Mill

47

4 Raleigh

45

5 Durham

44

6 Garner

44

7 Fuquay-Varina

43

8 Gorman

43

9 Mount Olive

43

10 Raeford

41

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time North Carolina
Cleanest city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Reidsville

0

2 Burnsville

1

3 Roanoke Rapids

1

4 Rockwell

1

5 Otto

3

6 Hayesville

5

7 Newland

5

8 Hendersonville

6

9 Clyde

7

10 Denver

7

(local time)

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