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Birmingham Area Air Quality Forecasts

DateAir Quality Index ForecastResponsible Pollutant
Monday, May 30, 2016ModerateOzone And Particulate Matter 2.5
Tuesday, May 31, 2016ModerateOzone And Particulate Matter 2.5


Forecast Discussion
Monday-Tuesday: No big change in the weather for Memorial Day and Tuesday. Skies will be partly cloudy each day with a very small chance for pop up showers during the afternoon through early evening hours. Temperatures each day will get to around 90. Winds will be northerly at 5-10 mph both days. PM2.5 and Ozone are both expected to be in the YELLOW range both days of the forecast period. ML


Note: Forecast available by e-mail, phone (205)933-0583, or on Twitter.



Daily Air Quality Index Report

Date:   Friday, May 27, 2016
24-hr Collection Period Ending at:   02:00 PM



Today's Air Quality Information
Air Quality Index 84
Primary Pollutant Ozone
Air Quality Description Moderate

Note: The Air Quality Index is not reported on weekends or holidays

Maximum Concentrations for Today's Reporting Period
Pollutant Site Concentration Index
Carbon Monoxide Arkadelphia 0.4  ppm 5
Particulate Matter 10 Wylam 21.0  ug/m3 19
Sulfur Dioxide Fairfield 6.67  ppb 10
Ozone Corner 0.065  ppm 84
Particulate Matter 2.5 Hoover
Wylam
11.9  ug/m3 50



National Ambient Air Quality Standards
Carbon Monoxide 8-hr Average Concentration Not to Exceed 9 ppm
Particulate Matter 10 24-hr Concentration Not to Exceed 150 ug/m3
Sulfur Dioxide 1-hr Concentration Not to Exceed 75 ppb
Ozone 8-hr Concentration Not to Exceed 0.075 ppm
Particulate Matter 2.5 24-hr Concentration Not to Exceed 35 ug/m3


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