Monitor the World’s Air Pollution – Real Time Air Quality Index Map

With wildfires raging in pretty in the Western regions of the USA, the topic of air quality is on the minds of many, and for very good reason! Air quality in many parts of the western USA and Canada are reporting pollution data readings that are the highest in the World! 

The World’s Air Quality map from https://waqi.info/  shows the real-time air quality for more than 10,000 stations in the world.

About the map – The GAIA air quality monitoring stations are using high-tech laser particle sensors to measure in real-time PM2.5 pollution, which is one of the most harmful air pollutants.

To use the service, simply search for a location or zoom to a specific region on the map. Clicking on a flag icon will then reveal data from the latest reading.

 

 

Author: Editor

Glenn is a geographer and a GIS professional with over 20 years experience in the industry. He's the co-founder of GISuser and several other technology web publications.

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