Massachusetts
 
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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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State Air Quality Resources
American Lung Association (ALA) of Massachusetts
Massachusetts - Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
Massachusetts - Executive Office of Environmental Affairs
Massachusetts DEP - Contacts
Massachusetts DEP - Daily Air Quality Forecast
 
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FORECAST CURRENT
AQI
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Boston
60 
55 
55 
Brockton
45 
45 
43 
Fall River
45 
45 
48 
Greenfield
55 
50 
17 
Haverhill
50 
50 
58 
Lynn
45 
45 
43 
Pittsfield
60 
55 
68 
Springfield
60 
55 
Ware - Quabbin Summit
55 
55 
14 
Worcester
55 
55 
16 
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.