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Tuesday, Sep 17, 2019
news about Air quality index
Sep 06, 2019 12:08
In February this year, the GMDA had revealed plans to install 15 low-cost sensors across the city by March. Later, in May, the HSPCB was ordered by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to set up two new full-fledged monitoring devices in the city’s... read more
Sep 05, 2019 00:45
Earlier in the day, Mumbai recorded an air quality index (AQI) of 12, falling under the ‘good’ category, according to the System of Air Quality Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR). read more
Sep 04, 2019 21:40
Privately owned air monitors in the city, however, recorded a much higher pollution level in several parts of the city. As per a monitor in South City 1, the AQI on Wednesday morning was 401 (severe) and 360 (very poor) in Sector 30. read more
Aug 27, 2019 10:59
This combination of heat and humidity, rather than the temperature alone, gives us a sense of actually how hot we feel. It is known as the heat index or discomfort index. The index rises if the humidity goes up and gives a sauna-like feeling as you sweat... read more
Aug 19, 2019 06:10
According to the CPCB’s Air Quality Early Warning System for Delhi-NCR, “Air quality is likely to deteriorate marginally between Monday and Tuesday and may stay in the ‘satisfactory’ category.” read more
Aug 19, 2019 05:31
The AQI is expected to remain in “good” category for the next three days, as more rainfall is expected, said a statement issued by Safar on Sunday. read more
Aug 17, 2019 23:50
The last time Delhiites breathed such clean air was on July 31, 2017, when the AQI measured 47. Any reading of up to 50 on the index is considered to be an indicator of good quality air. read more
Aug 16, 2019 22:35
Friday was the cleanest day of the season so far with the Air Quality Index (AQI) reading recorded as 53—in the ‘satisfactory’ category. read more
Jul 30, 2019 09:01
The Air Quality Index (AQI) value, over the past five days at least, has been ranging between 50 and 100, denoting that the air quality is ‘Satisfactory’ at the moment. read more
Jul 24, 2019 03:29
According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the surface visibility level during the day was up to 10km in the city, owing to low pollution levels. On an average, it ranges between five and six km. read more
Jul 19, 2019 08:04
Air quality in Gurugram has remained in the ‘satisfactory’ category of the Central Pollution Control Board’s air quality index (AQI) since July 16, not exceeding a value of more than 95 on the daily AQI bulletin. read more
Jul 08, 2019 00:50
On Friday, for the first time this year, the city recorded an AQI value of 48, in the ‘good’ category — the lowest that pollution levels have been all year, with PM2.5 levels plunging to 20ug\/m3. read more
Jun 25, 2019 02:39
The IMD had earlier predicted light rain in the city starting Sunday, which was expected to last till Wednesday. read more
Jun 24, 2019 02:46
With the India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicting a chance of thunderstorms on Monday, the air quality in the city stands to improve even further. read more
Jun 23, 2019 03:53
IMD officials said that temperature is likely to go down on Sunday and the maximum and minimum temperatures should stay around 38 degrees Celsius and 27 degrees Celsius respectively. read more