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.
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State Air Quality Resources
American Lung Association (ALA) of North Carolina
Forsyth County Office of Environmental Assistance and Protection
Mecklenburg County Air Quality
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
Fri
Dec 6
Sat
Dec 7
Alexander County
40
40
12 
Alleghany County
40
40
 
Anson County
55
55
 
Ashe County
40
40
 
Avery County
40
40
36 
Beaufort County
40
40
 
Bertie County
40
40
 
Bladen County
65
55
 
Brunswick County
40
40
 
Buncombe County
40
40
 
Burke County
40
50
 
Cabarrus County
55
55
 
Caldwell County
40
40
 
Camden County
40
40
 
Carteret County
40
40
27 
Catawba County
40
50
52 
Chatham County
60
55
 
Cherokee County
40
40
 
Chowan County
40
40
 
Clay County
40
40
 
Cleveland County
40
50
 
Columbus County
40
40
 
Craven County
40
40
 
Cumberland County
65
55
 
Currituck County
40
40
 
Dare County
40
40
 
Duplin County
40
40
 
Durham County
60
55
25 
Edgecombe County
40
40
33 
Forsyth County-Winston-Salem-Greensboro-High Point
55
48
56 
Franklin County
60
55
 
Gaston County
55
55
 
Gates County
40
40
 
Graham County
40
40
 
Granville County
60
55
 
Greene County
40
40
 
Halifax County
60
55
 
Harnett County
65
55
 
Haywood County
40
40
 
Henderson County
40
40
 
Hertford County
40
40
 
Hoke County
65
55
 
Hyde County
40
40
 
Iredell County
55
55
 
Jackson County
40
40
 
Johnston County
60
55
40 
Jones County
40
40
 
Lee County
60
55
 
Lenoir County
40
40
 
Lincoln County
40
50
 
Macon County
40
40
28 
Madison County
40
40
 
Martin County
40
40
 
McDowell County
40
50
 
Mecklenburg County
55
55
64 
Mitchell County
40
40
 
Montgomery County
65
55
19 
Moore County
65
55
 
Nash County
60
55
 
New Hanover County
40
40
15 
North Ridges
40
40
 
Northampton County
60
55
 
Onslow County
40
40
 
Orange County
60
55
 
Pamlico County
40
40
 
Pasquotank County
40
40
 
Pender County
40
40
 
Perquimans County
40
40
 
Person County
60
55
 
Pitt County
40
40
25 
Polk County
40
40
 
Richmond County
65
55
 
Robeson County
65
55
 
Rowan County
55
55
19 
Rutherford County
40
50
 
Sampson County
65
55
 
Scotland County
65
55
 
South Ridges
40
40
 
Stanly County
55
55
 
Surry County
40
40
 
Swain County
40
40
43 
Transylvania County
40
40
 
Tyrrell County
40
40
 
Union County
55
55
 
Vance County
60
55
 
Wake County
60
55
43 
Warren County
60
55
 
Washington County
40
40
 
Watauga County
40
40
 
Wayne County
40
40
 
Wilkes County
40
40
 
Wilson County
60
55
 
Yadkin County
40
40
 
Yancey County
40
40
 
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.