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Air Quality Index (AQI) of Cities/Towns/Industrial Areas in the state of Meghalaya monitored under National Air Monitoring Programme (NAMP)

1st Week July 2024

 

Sl. No.
Name of City Cover and Location
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Rating
1.
Shillong
(i) Lumpyngngad, Shillong
31
Good
(ii) Barik
49
Good
(iii) 4 1/2 Mile, Upper Shillong
41
Good
(iv) Polo
44
Good
Average of 4 sampling locations
41
Good
2.
Dawki
(i) PHE Quarter, Dawki
33
Good
(ii) Bakur Dawki
39
Good
(iii) Dawki Market
35
Good
Average of 3 sampling locations
36
Good
3.
Khliehriat
(i) O/o BDO, C&R, Khliehriat
21
Good
(ii) Dkhiah Sub Div, Khliehriat
21
Good
Average of 2 sampling locations
21
Good
4.
Byrnihat
(i) EPIP, Byrnihat
126
Moderate
(ii)15th Mile, Byrnihat
96
Satisfactory
(iii) 17th Mile, Byrnihat
79
Satisfactory
(iv) Khasi Killing
67
Satisfactory
Average of 4 sampling locations
95
Satisfactory
5.
Umiam
(i) Umiam Industrial Estate
64
Satisfactory
(ii) Umbir, Umiam
26
Good
(iii) Ri Shat Sngi Orchid Resort, Umiam
28
Good
Average of 3 sampling locations
39
Good
6.
Nongstoin
(i) O/o SDO, PHE, Nongstoin
46
Good
(ii) Nongstoin College, Nongstoin
43
Good
Average of 2 sampling locations
44
Good
7.
Tura
(i) Araimile, Dakopgre, Tura
36
Good
(ii) O/o DFO, Territorial Division, Ringrey, Tura
37
Good
(iii) Akongngre, Tura
39
Good
Average of 3 sampling locations
37
Good
8.
Ampati
(i) Ampati Ciruit House, Ampati
6
Good
(ii) O/o DCIC, Ampati
6
Good
(iii) Adugre, Ampati
6
Good
Average of 3 sampling locations
6
Good
9.
Dadenggre
(i) O/o BDO, C & RD Block, Dadenggre
6
Good
(ii) Bolchugre, Dadenggre
6
Good
(iii) O/o The Sub Divisional Officer (Civil), Dadenggre
6
Good
Average of 3 sampling locations
6
Good
10.
Bajengdoba
Narongkol, Bajengdoba, North Garo Hills
6
Good
Rural Area
11.
Thamar, Amlarem, West Jaintia Hills
26
Good
12.
Mawkynrew Range Office, Laitdiengsai, East Khasi Hills
25
Good

AQI calculation is as per standard procedures prescribed by Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), New Delhi.

Rating Scale:

Good: 0-50; Satisfactory: 51-100; Moderate: 101-200; Poor: 201-300; Very Poor: 301-400; Severe: >400; BDL: Below Detectable Limit.

 

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