Elev 4891ft 34.64 °N, 106.73 °W

Belen, NM

66 F KJo Station | Report | Change

Air Quality Index

Today:
Moderate

If you suffer respiratory issues, reduce prolonged or heavy outdoor exertion.

AQI:
67
Dominant Pollutant:
OZONE

High concentrations of ozone can cause headaches and irritate the lungs and airways, aggravating conditions such as asthma and chronic bronchitis.

AQI Source: EPA AirNow - Albuquerque Environmental Health Department

Air Quality Forecast:
Main Pollutant:
Thursday
No Data
Friday
No Data
Saturday
No Data
purple air monitor

Keep you and your family safe

Monitor your outdoor air with an air pollution monitor from PurpleAir.

Buy Your Sensor Now

Current
none

: Pine

Today
none
96° | 61°
Clear
Thu
none
97° | 65°
Clear
Fri
none
103° | 65°
Clear
Sat
none
100° | 65°
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.

U.S. Counties Health Map & Air Pollution Monitors

Good
Moderate
Unhealthy if Sensitive
Unhealthy
Very Unhealthy
Hazardous
12
35
55
150
250
300+
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.
Learn more about air pollution and your health

Nearby Pollution Monitors

Pressure

Current: 30.0 in .

Extreme Caution
ok
Heat Index: 94°F
66.4°F
25%
66.4°F
3.4 mph | NNE

UV Index

Current
very high
Current
10
Select Skin Type

-World Health Organization

very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Limit sun exposure to 8-20 minutes. Apply skin protection factor (SPF) 30+, wear protective clothing (hat and UV-A&B sunglasses), and avoid being in the sun between 10am to 4pm.