The air quality index shows air pollution level in hong kong at an “unhealthy” score of 192, compared to a score of 34 recorded in beijing, categorised as “good” kowloon city at 10:25am. The air quality health index (aqhi) compiled by the environmental protection department informs the public of the short-term health risk of air pollution in hong kong and. The most advanced indoor air purifier in hong kong today as the expert of indoor air purification in hong kong, oxyvital's approach to indoor air quality is unique in the sense that our air filter systems purify air at a molecular level without emitting toxic by-products such as ozone or reactive oxygen species. Live: hong kong air quality levels the following maps and graphs, updated every hour, show the levels of pollutants from all 15 monitoring stations around hong.
At 2 pm at the hong kong observatory the air temperature was 30 degrees celsius and the relative humidity 67 per cent during the past hour the mean uv index recorded at king's park was 7. Since the air quality health index (aqhi) issued by hong kong environmental protection department is not comparable to other regions in the world, weather underground of hong kong refers to the air quality index (aqi) issued by us environmental protection agency and calculates the air quality index based on air pollutant concentration data issued by hong kong environmenal protection department. Follow air pollution levels in hong kong in real-time, and protect yourself with our hourly forecasts and advice.
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The airyoubreathe displays the current air quality in hong kong using a variety of different air pollution indexes from around the world the pollutant information from multiple reporting stations around hong kong is run through the air pollution indexes of other countries to produce a more accurate picture of the current air quality. An air quality index (aqi) is a number used by government agencies to communicate to the public how polluted the air currently is or how polluted it is forecast to become on the 30 december 2013 hong kong replaced the air pollution index with a new index called the air quality health index. Real-time air quality index for more than 60 countries in the world aqi air pollution level health implications cautionary statement (for pm25) 0 - 50 good air quality is. Tropical cyclones (tcs) constitute one of the major atmospheric activities affecting the air quality of the pearl river delta region in this study, the impact of tcs on air quality.
Following is a question by the hon kenneth leung and a written reply by the secretary for environment, mr wong kam-sing, in the legislative council today (february 15): on january 8 this year, smog shrouded hong kong, with the air quality health index recorded at some general air quality monitoring. (1) time shown is in hong kong time (2) the aqhi information is based on real time data taken directly from epd's air quality monitoring network (3) the hourly reported aqhi is for short term health risk communication for health risks of long-term exposure of the air quality, please refer to the annual air quality index(annual aqi). Hong kong is a great city to visit and welcomes millions of visitors each month however, air quality and air pollution is an important issue that visitors need to be aware of when visiting below are some useful online resources which allow you to investigate and learn more about present and past air quality levels.
The vast majority of hong kong people don’t have air purifiers, and those that do tend to be wealthier and better educated, according to peter brar, manager at air quality testing company renaud. Air quality index (aqi) pm25 health effects statement pm25 cautionary statement good (0-50) pm25 air pollution poses little or no risk none: moderate (51-100) unusually sensitive individuals may experience respiratory symptoms unusually sensitive people should consider limiting prolonged outdoor exertion. You may be surprised to hear that hong kong is a world-class city using third-class air quality standards though hong kong is one of the world's leading cities. Hong kong uses totally different air quality index, which we have not figured out how they get those figures but we have figured out the china air quality index or the aqicn air quality index used for worldwide pollution measuring.