Air Quality Index

Value of Air Quality Index and SMOG Policy Indications:-

AQI

Following is the Air Quality Index of different locations of Lahore
(Pervious 24 Hours)

Status According to Smog Policy

Air Quality Index

Color Indicator/Status

Overall Description

Location

AQI

Parameters

0-100

GOOD
Good– Minimal Impact

Town Hall

192 CO

101-200

Satisfactory
Satisfactory– May cause minor breathing discomfort to sensitive people

TownShip

- -

201-300

Moderately Polluted Moderately Polluted– May cause breathing discomfort to people with lung disease such as asthma, and discomfort to people with heart disease, children and older adults.

Mobile Van 

(EPA headquarter Based on 08 Hours Avg.)

129 P.M2.5

301-400

Poor
Poor– May cause breathing discomfort to people on prolonged Exposure, and discomfort to people with heart disease.

401-500

Very Poor Very Poor– May cause respiratory illness to the people on prolonged exposure. Effect may be more pronounced in people with lung and heart diseases
 

500+

Severe
Severe– May cause respiratory impact even on healthy people, and serious health impacts on people with lung/heart disease. The health impacts may be experienced even during light Physical activity.