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.
Action DayAction Day
 
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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printable summary
FORECAST CURRENT
AQI
Mon
Oct 16
Tue
Oct 17
Altoona
aqi not available
aqi not available
28 
Erie
aqi not available
aqi not available
30 
Indiana County
aqi not available
aqi not available
30 
Johnstown
aqi not available
aqi not available
51 
Lehigh Valley
26
36
29 
Liberty/Clairton area
25
39
11 
Mercer County
aqi not available
aqi not available
32 
Philadelphia
30
27
29 
Pittsburgh
33
36
49 
Scranton / Wilkes-Barre
aqi not available
aqi not available
27 
State College
aqi not available
aqi not available
37 
Susquehanna Valley
35
40
38 
Williamsport
aqi not available
aqi not available
31 
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.