North Carolina
 
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AQI: Good (0 - 50) AQI: Good (0 - 50)
Air quality is considered satisfactory, and air pollution poses little or no risk.
AQI: Moderate (51 - 100) AQI: 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.
AQI: Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups (101 - 150) AQI: Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups (101 - 150)
Although general public is not likely to be affected at this AQI range, people with lung disease, older adults and children are at a greater risk from exposure to ozone, whereas persons with heart and lung disease, older adults and children are at greater risk from the presence of particles in the air.
AQI: Unhealthy (151 - 200) AQI: Unhealthy (151 - 200)
Everyone may begin to experience health effects; members of sensitive groups may experience more serious health effects.
 AQI:Very Unhealthy (201 - 300) AQI: Very Unhealthy (201 - 300)
Health alert: everyone may experience more serious health effects.
AQI: Hazardous(301 - 500) AQI: Hazardous (301 - 500)
Health warnings of emergency conditions. The entire population is more likely to be affected.
Action DayAction Day
 
State Air Quality Resources
American Lung Association (ALA) of North Carolina
Forsyth County Office of Environmental Assistance and Protection
NC DHHS Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch - Protecting Yourself from Ground-Level Ozone
North Carolina DEQ - Contact DAQ
North Carolina DEQ - DAQ - Air Awareness Program - Ozone Forecast Center
North Carolina DEQ - Division of Air Quality (DAQ)
North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DEQ)
Western North Carolina Regional Air Quality Agency
 
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printable summary
FORECAST CURRENT
AQI
Tue
Apr 7
Wed
Apr 8
Alexander County
58
55
19 
Alleghany County
58
55
 
Anson County
58
58
 
Ashe County
58
55
 
Avery County
58
55
14 
Beaufort County
51
51
 
Bertie County
51
51
 
Bladen County
58
58
 
Brunswick County
51
51
 
Buncombe County
58
55
18 
Burke County
58
58
 
Cabarrus County
58
58
 
Caldwell County
58
55
16 
Camden County
51
51
 
Carteret County
51
51
20 
Catawba County
58
58
46 
Chatham County
58
55
 
Cherokee County
58
55
 
Chowan County
51
51
 
Clay County
58
55
 
Cleveland County
58
58
 
Columbus County
51
51
 
Craven County
51
51
 
Cumberland County
58
58
19 
Currituck County
51
51
 
Dare County
51
51
 
Duplin County
51
51
 
Durham County
58
55
54 
Edgecombe County
51
51
32 
Forsyth County-Winston-Salem-Greensboro-High Point
49
54
63 
Franklin County
58
55
 
Gaston County
58
58
 
Gates County
51
51
 
Graham County
58
55
46 
Granville County
58
55
11 
Greene County
51
51
 
Halifax County
58
55
 
Harnett County
58
58
 
Haywood County
58
55
46 
Henderson County
58
55
 
Hertford County
51
51
 
Hoke County
58
58
 
Hyde County
51
51
 
Iredell County
58
58
 
Jackson County
58
55
 
Johnston County
58
55
12 
Jones County
51
51
 
Lee County
58
55
 
Lenoir County
51
51
16 
Lincoln County
58
58
11 
Macon County
58
55
18 
Madison County
58
55
 
Martin County
51
51
23 
McDowell County
58
58
 
Mecklenburg County
60
61
54 
Mitchell County
58
55
 
Montgomery County
58
58
28 
Moore County
58
58
 
Nash County
58
55
 
New Hanover County
51
51
33 
North Ridges
58
55
 
Northampton County
58
55
 
Onslow County
51
51
 
Orange County
58
55
 
Pamlico County
51
51
 
Pasquotank County
51
51
 
Pender County
51
51
 
Perquimans County
51
51
 
Person County
58
55
19 
Pitt County
51
51
17 
Polk County
58
55
 
Richmond County
58
58
 
Robeson County
58
58
 
Rowan County
58
58
18 
Rutherford County
58
58
 
Sampson County
58
58
 
Scotland County
58
58
 
South Ridges
58
55
46 
Stanly County
58
58
 
Surry County
58
55
 
Swain County
58
55
23 
Transylvania County
58
55
 
Tyrrell County
51
51
 
Union County
58
58
26 
Vance County
58
55
 
Wake County
58
55
12 
Warren County
58
55
 
Washington County
51
51
 
Watauga County
58
55
 
Wayne County
51
51
 
Wilkes County
58
55
 
Wilson County
58
55
 
Yadkin County
58
55
 
Yancey County
58
55
 
Note: Values above 500 are considered Beyond the AQI. Follow recommendations for the Hazardous category. Additional information on reducing exposure to extremely high levels of particle pollution is available here.