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Air Quality Index of Sikkim

 

AMBIENT AIR QUALITY MONITORING REPORT FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH (4TH WEEK) 2019

 

As per the findings of the ambient air quality monitoring, the quality of ambient air remains unaffected during the month of March 4th week 2019 (i.e. 26.03.2019 and 28.03.2019) and as per the AQI, the quality of air at all  locations are good except the pollutants level of Rangpo and Deorali (Gangtok) are higher due to maximum movement of vehicles in the surrounding area.

 

 

SN

LOCATION

AIR QUALITY INDEX

NAME OF STATION

26.03.2019

28.03.2019

1

RANGPO,  East Sikkim

75(Satisfactory)

91(Satisfactory)

2

SINGTAM, East Sikkim

47(Good)

Not available

3

DEORALI, Gangtok, East Sikkim

55(Satisfactory)

Not available

4

RAVANGLA, South Sikkim

25(Good)

Not available

5

NAMCHI, South Sikkim

32(Good)

41(Good)

6

PELLING, West Sikkim

32(Good)

Not available

7

CHUNGTHANG, North Sikkim

27(Good)

37(Good)

8

MANGAN, North Sikkim

47(Good)

Not available

 

 

Note: The monitoring of stations at Singtam, Mangan, Gangtok, Ravangla and Pelling has not been carried out on 28/03/2019 due to shortage of filter paper.

 

 

 

 

  National AQI Category and its associated health impacts

AQI-Standards

 

 

 

 

 

Last 5 Months AQI of Eight Stations at Sikkim (Source: SPCB Sikkim)

 

SN

Year

Rangpo

Singtam

Gangtok

Ravangla

Namchi

Pelling

Chungthang

Mangan

           1

Nov ’18 (22/11/18)

94

51

66

25

28

25

37

53

           2

Dec ’18 (07/12/18)

90

71

54

26

32

30

35

51

           3

Jan ’19 (29/01/19)

92

60

57

26

33

32

27

60

           4

Feb ’19 (28/02/19)

45

57

59

31

35

33

35

34

           5

Mar ’19 (26/03/19)

75

47

55

25

32

32

27

47

 

 

 

 Source: State Pollution Control Board Sikkim

 

 

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