Air Quality Products & Services

 

Air Quality Products & Services: On the basis of the constant research in the field of air quality and its correlation with the health impacts the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) has successfully defined the AIR QUALITY INDEX (AQI) for India.Once a product is produced, we should have to have a mechanism to convey the information to stake holders, disaster management authorities and directly to the citizens. This is required so that public awareness is created and preventive measures can be taken up by them. In a long run, it will eventually lead to firm up the mitigation strategies to protect Human health.

Air Quality Products:

• Air Quality Now and Tomorrow: The current air quality status along with the 24 hours forecast for parameters like CO, O3, NOx, PM2.5 and PM10 for the different locations in Pune Metropolitan Region will be available through the digital displays and on the web portal.

• Air Quality Forecast - 3 days in Advance: (72 hour advance forecast).
• Weather – Now & Tomorrow:
Current weather conditions and 24 hours forecast in the form of minimum & maximum temperature, rain fall, humidity, wind direction and wind speed will be made available on the digital displays and the web portal.

• Health Advisories: On the basis of the constant research in the field of air quality and its correlation with the health impacts the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) has successfully defined the AIR QUALITY INDEX (AQI) for India along with the health advisories.


• City Pollution Maps:?UV Index-Skin Advisory: The UV Index, on a scale of 1 to 10 provides information about the expected risk of overexposure to the sun. Overexposure to ultraviolet radiation (UV-A, UV-B) can cause sunburn, skin cancer, cataracts, etc.

Air Quality Services: