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
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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
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American Lung Association (ALA) of Alabama
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Current Conditions
Air Quality Index (AQI)
observed at 14:00 CDT
38
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 38 Good
Particles (PM10) 11 Good
Particles (PM2.5) 33 Good
Air Quality Forecast
Today Tomorrow
Air Quality Index (AQI)
31
Good
Health Message: None
Air Quality Index (AQI)
32
Good
Health Message: None
AQI - Pollutant Details
Ozone
31
Good
Particles (PM2.5)
23
Good
Ozone
32
Good
Particles (PM2.5)
22
Good
Forecast Discussion: Saturday-Tuesday: A shortwave trough and upper level low will move across the Plains on Saturday and then to the Gulf Coast States on Sunday. All of this will remain in place across the area on Monday and begin to shift east of the area on Tuesday. This will lead to an increase in clouds later in the day on Saturday, but will remain dry. There will be a great chance for rain on Sunday and less of a chance on Monday and Tuesday as the system weakens and then moves east of the area. PM2.5 and Ozone are expected to be in the green range through Tuesday. ML
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