Birmingham
 
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AQI: Good (0 - 50) AQI: Good (0 - 50)
Air quality is considered satisfactory, and air pollution poses little or no risk.
AQI: Moderate (51 - 100) AQI: Moderate (51 - 100)
Air quality is acceptable; however, for some pollutants there may be a moderate health concern for a very small number of people who are unusually sensitive to air pollution.
AQI: Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups (101 - 150) AQI: Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups (101 - 150)
Although general public is not likely to be affected at this AQI range, people with lung disease, older adults and children are at a greater risk from exposure to ozone, whereas persons with heart and lung disease, older adults and children are at greater risk from the presence of particles in the air.
AQI: Unhealthy (151 - 200) AQI: Unhealthy (151 - 200)
Everyone may begin to experience health effects members of sensitive groups may experience more serious health effects.
 AQI:Very Unhealthy (201 - 300) AQI: Very Unhealthy (201 - 300)
Health alert: everyone may experience more serious health effects.
AQI: Hazardous(301 - 500) AQI: Hazardous (301 - 500)
Health warnings of emergency conditions. The entire population is more likely to be affected.
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Local Air Quality Resources
Alabama Partners for Clean Air | Birmingham Area AQI and Forecast
 
State Air Quality Resources
Alabama Department of Environmental Management
Alabama Department of Environmental Management - Air Quality
Alabama Department of Environmental Management Contacts
Alabama Highest Daily 1-Hour Average Ozone Values
Alabama Highest Daily 8-Hour Average Ozone Values
American Lung Association (ALA) of Alabama
CommuteSmart Alabama
 
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
46 
Good
Health Message: None
Air Quality Index (AQI)
40 
Good
Health Message: None
AQI - Pollutant Details
Ozone
42 
Good
Particles (PM2.5)
46 
Good
Ozone
34 
Good
Particles (PM2.5)
40 
Good
Forecast Discussion: Saturday-Tuesday: A zonal upper level flow and ridging in the Gulf will keep the area warm and mostly dry on Saturday and Sunday. Skies will be mostly sunny with scattered clouds Saturday and through the daytime on Sunday. A cold front associated with a surface low in Canada will move near the area Sunday night and will lead to a chance for rainfall. The front will move into the area on Monday and stall out in or around the area on Tuesday. Therefore, overcast skies and rainfall is expected on Monday and Tuesday. These weather conditions are expected to put PM2.5 and Ozone in the GREEN (good) range the entire forecast period. ML

Current Conditions
Air Quality Index (AQI)
observed at 13:00 CDT
44
Good
Health Message: None
Note: Values above 500 are considered Beyond the AQI. Follow recommendations for the Hazardous category. Additional information on reducing exposure to extremely high levels of particle pollution is available here.
AQI - Pollutant Details
Ozone 44 Good
Particles (PM10) 5 Good
Particles (PM2.5) 16 Good

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