Air Monitoring Data & AQI

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Current Monitoring Data & AQI

  • Baton Rouge Capitol Site

    44 OZONE

    Good 48 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

    35 PM25

    Good 8.399 UG/M3 5/28/2022 2:00 AM

    0 SO2

    Good 0.4 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • Baton Rouge LSU Site

    41 OZONE

    Good 44 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • Bayou Plaquemine Site

    33 OZONE

    Good 36 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • Carlyss Site

    44 OZONE

    Good 48 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • Carville Site

    43 OZONE

    Good 46 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • Chalmette Vista Site

    0 SO2

    Good 0.1 PPB 5/27/2022 7:00 PM

  • Dixie Site

    28 OZONE

    Good 30 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • Dutchtown Site

    31 OZONE

    Good 33 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • French Settlement Site

    31 OZONE

    Good 34 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • Garyville Site

    40 OZONE

    Good 43 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • Irish Channel Site

    Temporary Located Community Site

    50 PM25

    Good 12.066 UG/M3 5/28/2022 2:00 AM

    0 SO2

    Good 0.6 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • Kenner Site

    48 OZONE

    Good 52 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • Lafayette USGS Site

    35 OZONE

    Good 38 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

    18 PM25

    Good 4.402 UG/M3 5/28/2022 2:00 AM

  • Madisonville/Northshore Site

    31 OZONE

    Good 34 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

    30 PM25

    Good 7.22 UG/M3 5/28/2022 2:00 AM

  • Marrero Site

    Temporary Located Community Site

    0 SO2

    Good 0.9 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • Meraux Site

    44 OZONE

    Good 48 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

    1 SO2

    Good 1.2 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • Monroe Airport Site

    29 OZONE

    Good 31 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • New Orleans City Park Site

    9 PM25

    Good 2.234 UG/M3 5/28/2022 2:00 AM

  • New Roads Site

    37 OZONE

    Good 40 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • Norco Site

    3 SO2

    Good 2 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • Port Allen Site

    38 OZONE

    Good 41 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

    0 SO2

    Good 0.3 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • Pride Site

    25 OZONE

    Good 27 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • Shreveport Downtown Airport Site

    27 OZONE

    Good 29 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

    17 PM25

    Good 4.012 UG/M3 5/28/2022 2:00 AM

    0 SO2

    Good 0.4 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • St. James Parish Courthouse Convent Site

    37 OZONE

    Good 40 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • St. Martinville Site

    42 OZONE

    Good 45 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • St. Rose Site

    Temporary Located Community Site

    0 SO2

    Good 0.6 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • Thibodaux Site

    31 OZONE

    Good 34 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

    38 PM25

    Good 9.239 UG/M3 5/28/2022 2:00 AM

  • Vinton Site

    40 OZONE

    Good 43 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 AM

  • Westlake Site

    44 PM25

    Good 10.663 UG/M3 5/28/2022 2:00 AM

    0 SO2

    Good 0.8 PPB 5/28/2022 1:00 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.