Pennsylvania
 
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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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State Air Quality Resources
Air Quality Partnership of Lehigh Valley - Berks
Air Quality Partnership of the Delaware Valley
Air Quality Partnership of the Susquehanna Valley
American Lung Association (ALA) of Pennsylvania
PA Allergy & Asthma Association
Pennsylvania DEP - BAQ - Contacts
Pennsylvania DEP - BAQ - Current Air Quality Index (AQI) by Area
Pennsylvania DEP - Bureau of Air Quality (BAQ)
Pennsylvania DEP – Air Quality Forecast Home Page
Pennsylvania DEP – Home Page
Southwest PA Air Quality Partnership
 
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FORECAST CURRENT
AQI
Wed
Aug 16
Thu
Aug 17
Altoona
50 
41 
43 
Erie
50 
39 
47 
Indiana County
64 
45 
47 
Johnstown
66 
44 
64 
Lehigh Valley
66 
64 
112 
Liberty/Clairton area
79 
54 
56 
Mercer County
50 
41 
40 
Philadelphia
85 
75 
77 
Pittsburgh
80 
55 
66 
Scranton / Wilkes-Barre
45 
43 
40 
State College
49 
44 
54 
Susquehanna Valley
62 
57 
81 
Williamsport
47 
42 
45 
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.