Elev 6361ft 38.91 °N, 119.97 °W

South Lake Tahoe, CA

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Air Quality Index

Today:
Good

Help keep air quality good by biking to work and enjoying outdoor activities.

AQI:
3
Dominant Pollutant:
PM2.5

Tiny particles called PM2.5 irritate the eyes, nose, and respiratory system. Long-term exposure aggravates heart and lung disease.

AQI Source: EPA AirNow - Nevada Division of Environmental Protection

Air Quality Forecast:
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Current
moderate

: Pine, Mulberry

Today
moderate
80° | 41°
Clear
Sun
moderate
83° | 44°
Clear
Mon
moderate
83° | 44°
Clear
Tue
moderate
84° | 45°
Clear

Air Quality & Health Tips

carpool

Carpooling reduces particulates in the air and additional unhealthy pollutants by half!

pollen

Pollen counts are highest on warm days. Best times to be outdoors is in the early morning when dew is still on the plants.

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Fine Particulate Matter PM2.5*
Is an air pollutant that is a concern for people's health when levels are high. PM2.5 are tiny particles in the air which reduce visibility and cause the air to appear hazy when levels are elevated.
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Nearby Pollution Monitors

ID
Location
Time
Type
Level (µg/m3)
LCAHOMEW3
Homewood, CA
12:16 AM
PM10
3.25
LCAHOMEW3
Homewood, CA
12:16 AM
PM2.5
3.25

Pressure

Current: 29.9 in .

Caution
ok
Heat Index: 80°F
81.7°F
22%
81.7°F
1.3 mph | NW

UV Index

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