Air quality is considered satisfactory, and air pollution poses little or no risk.
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.
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.
Everyone may begin to experience health effects members of sensitive groups may experience more serious health effects.
Health warnings of emergency conditions. The entire population is more likely to be affected.
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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.
Fires: Current Conditions
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| U.S. Embassies and Consulates
Data from air quality monitors at select U.S. embassies and consulates around the world
10/28/16: The October Air Quality Flag Program Newsletter is now available. For past newsletters click here.
8/11/16: AirNow pre-event at the 17th World Clean Air Congress & 9th Better Air Quality Conference, 29 August – 2 September 2016, Busan, South Korea. More