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Air Quality Index

Today:
Moderate

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

AQI:
57
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 - New York Dept of Environmental Conservation

Air Quality Forecast:
Main Pollutant:
Tuesday
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Thursday
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Today
none
92° | 76°
Partly Cloudy
Tue
none
88° | 67°
Partly Cloudy
Wed
none
82° | 68°
Clear
Thu
none
86° | 64°
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

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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)
LNJPALIS2
Palisades Park, NJ
1:05 PM
PM2.5
29.98
LNJPALIS2
Palisades Park, NJ
1:05 PM
PM10
31.53
LNYNEWYO68
New York City, NY
1:06 PM
PM10
37.02
LNYNEWYO68
New York City, NY
1:06 PM
PM2.5
32.8
LNYMOUNT1
Mount Vernon, NY
1:05 PM
PM10
31.07

Pressure

Current: 30.0 in .

Extreme Caution
ok
Heat Index: 97°F
73°F
78%
73°F
8 mph | West

UV Index

Current
very high
Current
8
Select Skin Type

-World Health Organization

very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Limit sun exposure to 8-25 minutes. Apply skin protection factor (SPF) 30+, wear protective clothing (hat and UV-A&B sunglasses), and make attempts to avoid the sun between 10am to 4pm.