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Delhi's air quality remains in 'poor' category; pollution may worsen due to cold weather, low wind speed
India

Delhi's air quality remains in 'poor' category; pollution may worsen due to cold weather, low wind speed

The share of stubble burning in Delhi's pollution has reduced significantly as the harvesting season has ended

Delhi's air quality improves marginally due to favourable wind speeds, but stays in 'poor' category
India

Delhi's air quality improves marginally due to favourable wind speeds, but stays in 'poor' category

Government agencies said the air quality index of the National Capital was likely to improve to 'moderate' category later in the day

Day after Diwali, Delhi records worst air quality in four years as pollution crosses emergency threshold
India

Day after Diwali, Delhi records worst air quality in four years as pollution crosses emergency threshold

The levels of PM2.5, which can lead to premature deaths from heart and lung diseases, were 329 microgram per cubic meter in Delhi-NCR at 7 pm, above the emergency threshold of 300 g/m3

Delhi's air quality 'very poor'; firecracker emissions may push pollution to 'severe' level by evening
India

Delhi's air quality 'very poor'; firecracker emissions may push pollution to 'severe' level by evening

The PM2.5 concentration in Delhi on Diwali is likely to be the 'lowest' in the last four years if no firecrackers are burnt, SAFAR said

Delhi records 'very poor' air quality, likely to enter 'severe' category on Diwali, says IMD
India

Delhi records 'very poor' air quality, likely to enter 'severe' category on Diwali, says IMD

A fresh western disturbance is likely to increase the wind speed and improve the air quality in Delhi-NCR post Diwali, according to IMD

Delhi's air quality remains 'severe' for fifth day; no relief from smog for few days, warns IMD
India

Delhi's air quality remains 'severe' for fifth day; no relief from smog for few days, warns IMD

Government and experts said calm wind was exacerbating the effect of stubble burning and a "quick recovery" is not possible unless the number of farm fires reduces drastically

Delhi records 'very poor' AQI of 369; SAFAR predicts significant improvement from Monday
India

Delhi records 'very poor' AQI of 369; SAFAR predicts significant improvement from Monday

Delhi recorded an average AQI of 374 on Friday, 395 on Thursday, 297 on Wednesday, 312 on Tuesday and 353 on Monday

Delhi's air quality continues to be 'very poor'; pollution levels to worsen tomorrow, say authorities
India

Delhi's air quality continues to be 'very poor'; pollution levels to worsen tomorrow, say authorities

SAFAR said a significant increase in the stubble-fire count was observed around Haryana, Punjab and other neighbouring regions of the National Capital

EPCA says Delhi's air quality may deteriorate to 'severe' on Saturday; urges residents to avoid going out
India

EPCA says Delhi's air quality may deteriorate to 'severe' on Saturday; urges residents to avoid going out

EPCA said that according to SAFAR Delhi could be in severe category tomorrow for some period. However, the uncertainty over the wind direction meant that the situation could either improve or further worsen on 25 Oct

Delhi records 'poor' air quality; condition likely to improve due to depression over Bay of Bengal, says IMD
India

Delhi records 'poor' air quality; condition likely to improve due to depression over Bay of Bengal, says IMD

A SAFAR report said that stubble fire has a marginal impact on Delhi AQI, which is likely to reduce due to change in wind direction

Delhi's air quality 'poor'; pollution expected to abate slightly in coming days, say authorities
India

Delhi's air quality 'poor'; pollution expected to abate slightly in coming days, say authorities

The city recorded an overall air quality index (AQI) of 218 at 10:30 am, with Jahangirpuri (AQI 283) recording the highest pollution levels in the Capital

No relief from pollution despite rains in Delhi; air quality of National Capital 'poor' as of Friday morning, says SAFAR
India

No relief from pollution despite rains in Delhi; air quality of National Capital 'poor' as of Friday morning, says SAFAR

According to weather experts, winds due to prevalence of western disturbance are not making any significant difference in dispersing pollutants in Delhi

Delhi’s air quality hovers at very poor; SAFAR advises against outdoor physical activities during early morning, after sunset
India

Delhi’s air quality hovers at very poor; SAFAR advises against outdoor physical activities during early morning, after sunset

Major pollutants PM 2.5 at 264 and PM 10 at 260, both in 'poor category' in the Lodhi Road area

Delhi air quality plunges to ‘severe’ category, AQI at 407 as of Thursday morning; SAFAR advices 'sensitive groups' to reduce prolonged, heavy exertion
India

Delhi air quality plunges to ‘severe’ category, AQI at 407 as of Thursday morning; SAFAR advices 'sensitive groups' to reduce prolonged, heavy exertion

At Dhirpur, the AQI was 352 at 8.00 am, while in Mathura Road it was 424, AQI near Chandni Chowk, Airport Terminal 3 and Delhi University stood at 448, 305 and 367 respectively

Delhi’s air quality ‘very poor’ for second consecutive day; calm surface winds, less ventilation coefficient allowing pollutant accumulation, says SAFAR
India

Delhi’s air quality ‘very poor’ for second consecutive day; calm surface winds, less ventilation coefficient allowing pollutant accumulation, says SAFAR

According to SAFAR, rise in air pollution in Delhi is because of the prevalence of calm surface winds, a decrease in ventilation coefficient which creates a conducive environment for pollutant accumulation

Delhi battles to breathe as air quality plunges to ‘very poor’ category; AQI at 334 as of Thursday morning, says SAFAR
India

Delhi battles to breathe as air quality plunges to ‘very poor’ category; AQI at 334 as of Thursday morning, says SAFAR

Air Quality Index in Delhi is at 334 with PM2.5 at 164 and PM10 at 272, said System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research

Delhi air quality turns ‘very poor’ on Wednesday morning; AQI to deteriorate further, predicts SAFAR
India

Delhi air quality turns ‘very poor’ on Wednesday morning; AQI to deteriorate further, predicts SAFAR

According to SAFAR, overall AQI of Delhi was at 305 in Delhi, in the lower end of 'very poor' category at 8:30 am on Wednesday

Delhi's air quality index moves into ‘poor’ category, stands at 266 as of Monday morning; AQI likely to deteriorate tomorrow, predicts SAFAR
India

Delhi's air quality index moves into ‘poor’ category, stands at 266 as of Monday morning; AQI likely to deteriorate tomorrow, predicts SAFAR

Air Quality Index likely to deteriorate marginally tomorrow, as per the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research