Birmingham
 
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AQI: Good (0 - 50) AQI: Good (0 - 50)
Air quality is considered satisfactory, and air pollution poses little or no risk.
AQI: Moderate (51 - 100) AQI: Moderate (51 - 100)
Air quality is acceptable; however, for some pollutants there may be a moderate health concern for a very small number of people who are unusually sensitive to air pollution.
AQI: Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups (101 - 150) AQI: Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups (101 - 150)
Although general public is not likely to be affected at this AQI range, people with lung disease, older adults and children are at a greater risk from exposure to ozone, whereas persons with heart and lung disease, older adults and children are at greater risk from the presence of particles in the air.
AQI: Unhealthy (151 - 200) AQI: Unhealthy (151 - 200)
Everyone may begin to experience health effects members of sensitive groups may experience more serious health effects.
 AQI:Very Unhealthy (201 - 300) AQI: Very Unhealthy (201 - 300)
Health alert: everyone may experience more serious health effects.
AQI: Hazardous(301 - 500) AQI: Hazardous (301 - 500)
Health warnings of emergency conditions. The entire population is more likely to be affected.
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Local Air Quality Resources
Alabama Partners for Clean Air | Birmingham Area AQI and Forecast
 
State Air Quality Resources
Alabama Department of Environmental Management
Alabama Department of Environmental Management - Air Quality
Alabama Department of Environmental Management Contacts
Alabama Highest Daily 1-Hour Average Ozone Values
Alabama Highest Daily 8-Hour Average Ozone Values
American Lung Association (ALA) of Alabama
CommuteSmart Alabama
 
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Air Quality Forecast
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
32 
Good
Health Message: None
Air Quality Index (AQI)
48 
Good
Health Message: None
AQI - Pollutant Details
Ozone
32 
Good
Particles (PM2.5)
29 
Good
Ozone
48 
Good
Particles (PM2.5)
40 
Good
Forecast Discussion: Saturday-Monday: As the remnants of TS Cindy move northeast of the area, a cold front will move through the area on Saturday. This will keep overcast skies and rain in the forecast for one more day. Behind the front on Sunday and Monday, high pressure will build into the area with a drier air mass to clear the skies. Winds will be 5-10 mph from the southwest to begin the day and from the northwest to end the day on Saturday and from the north on Sunday and Monday. PM2.5 and Ozone are both expected to be in the GREEN range through Monday. ML

Current Conditions
Air Quality Index (AQI)
observed at 8:00 CDT
36
Good
Health Message: None
Note: Values above 500 are considered Beyond the AQI. Follow recommendations for the Hazardous category. Additional information on reducing exposure to extremely high levels of particle pollution is available here.
AQI - Pollutant Details
Ozone 23 Good
Particles (PM10) 16 Good
Particles (PM2.5) 36 Good

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