ImageHelp a loved one get activePlanning for long term careHealthy eating on a budgetUse antibiotics wiselyMinority Health and Health Equity ImageHelp a loved one get activePlanning for long term careHealthy eating on a budgetUse antibiotics wiselyMinority Health and Health Equity ImageHelp a loved one get activePlanning for long term careHealthy eating on a budgetUse antibiotics wiselyMinority Health and Health Equity ImageHelp a loved one get activePlanning for long term careHealthy eating on a budgetUse antibiotics wiselyMinority Health and Health Equity ImageHelp a loved one get activePlanning for long term careHealthy eating on a budgetUse antibiotics wiselyMinority Health and Health Equity
24-Hour contact
number for
reporting public
health emergencies
(205) 933-9110

  
HomeA-Z IndexContact UsSearch

Birmingham Area Air Quality Forecasts

DateAir Quality Index ForecastResponsible Pollutant
Wednesday, February 10, 2016GoodParticulate Matter 2.5


Forecast Discussion
Wednesday: The trough over the eastern US will begin to lift northward and out of the area. The cold air mass will remain in place with temperatures beginning the day around 20 and only rising to around 40 during the afternoon. Skies will be clear. Winds will be 10-15 mph from the west. A good amount of atmospheric mixing will keep PM2.5 in the GREEN range. ML


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



Daily Air Quality Index Report

Date:   Tuesday, February 09, 2016
24-hr Collection Period Ending at:   01:00 PM



Today's Air Quality Information
Air Quality Index 34
Primary Pollutant Particulate Matter 2.5
Air Quality Description Good

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 Fairfield 0.6  ppm 7
Particulate Matter 10 Tarrant 18.0  ug/m3 17
Sulfur Dioxide North Birmingham 1.94  ppb 3
Ozone 0  ppm 0
Particulate Matter 2.5 Leeds 8.1  ug/m3 34



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


Other Useful Links: