Air Monitoring Data & AQI

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Current Monitoring Data & AQI

  • Bayou Plaquemine site

    29 Ozone

    Good 34 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Baton Rouge Capitol site

    27 Ozone

    Good 32 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

    46 PM25

    Good 11.06 UG/M3 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

    0 SO2

    Good 0.4 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Carlyss site

    30 Ozone

    Good 35 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Carville site

    31 Ozone

    Good 36 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Chalmette Vista site

    38 PM25

    Good 9.18 UG/M3 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

    1 SO2

    Good 1 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • New Orleans City Park site

    33 Ozone

    Good 39 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

    23 PM25

    Good 5.57 UG/M3 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • St. James Parish Courthouse Convent site

    31 Ozone

    Good 36 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Dixie site

    25 Ozone

    Good 29 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Dutchtown site

    31 Ozone

    Good 37 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • French Settlement site

    35 Ozone

    Good 41 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

    41 PM25

    Good 9.827 UG/M3 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Garyville site

    33 Ozone

    Good 39 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Hahnville site

    27 Ozone

    Good 32 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Kenner site

    35 Ozone

    Good 41 PPB 11/1/2014 12:00:00 AM

    24 PM25

    Good 5.657 UG/M3 11/1/2014 12:00:00 AM

  • Lafayette USGS site

    30 Ozone

    Good 35 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

    52 PM25

    Moderate 12.798 UG/M3 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Baton Rouge LSU site

    29 Ozone

    Good 34 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Madisonville/Northshore site

    31 Ozone

    Good 36 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

    22 PM25

    Good 5.383 UG/M3 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Meraux site

    34 Ozone

    Good 40 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

    3 SO2

    Good 2.5 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Monroe Airport site

    27 Ozone

    Good 32 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • New Roads site

    31 Ozone

    Good 36 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Port Allen site

    27 Ozone

    Good 32 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

    0 SO2

    Good 0 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Pride site

    31 Ozone

    Good 36 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Shreveport Downtown Airport site

    26 Ozone

    Good 31 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

    25 PM25

    Good 6.048 UG/M3 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

    0 SO2

    Good 0.5 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Thibodaux site

    31 Ozone

    Good 36 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

    34 PM25

    Good 8.254 UG/M3 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Vinton site

    31 Ozone

    Good 37 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

  • Westlake site

    31 Ozone

    Good 36 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

    30 PM25

    Good 7.134 UG/M3 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

    0 SO2

    Good 0.3 PPB 11/1/2014 1:00:00 AM

More Information About Understanding AQI Information

The AQI is an index for reporting daily air quality. It tells you how clean or unhealthy your air is, and what associated health effects might be a concern. The AQI focuses on health effects you may experience within a few hours or days after breathing unhealthy air. The following chart provides information regarding the AQI determinations:

Category AQI Value What This Means
Good 0-50 Air quality is considered satisfactory, and air pollution poses little or no risk.
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.
Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 101-150 Members of sensitive groups may experience health effects. The general public is not likely to be affected.
Unhealthy 151-200 Everyone may begin to experience health effects; members of sensitive groups may experience more serious health effects.
Very Unhealthy 201-300 Health warnings of emergency conditions. The entire population is more likely to be affected.
Hazardous 301-500 Health alert: everyone may experience more serious health effects.

Any questions about interpreting this monitoring data should be directed to the DEQ Customer Services Section at 1-866-896-5337.

TO REPORT ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERNS, INCLUDING ODORS, CONTACT THE DEQ SINGLE POINT OF CONTACT (SPOC) - 225-219-3640 or Toll Free 1-888-763-5424. In the event of an environmental emergency, citizens are encouraged to first contact their local authorities - police, sheriff, fire department, etc. Otherwise citizens and the regulated community can contact the SPOC line to report environmental concerns during business hours, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday at the number listed above. To report a concern outside of business hours call 225-342-1234 or the toll free number. Concerns include spills, releases, odors, fish kills, open burning, waste tires and any other types of environmental incidents. Citizens can report the incident online.

The data has not been quality reviewed or validated. Continuous PM2.5 readings shown are not NAAQS comparable.