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
Sat
Dec 14
Sun
Dec 15
Alexander County
30
45
Alleghany County
30
45
 
Anson County
30
45
 
Ashe County
30
45
 
Avery County
30
45
 
Beaufort County
30
45
 
Bertie County
30
45
 
Bladen County
30
45
 
Brunswick County
30
45
 
Buncombe County
30
45
 
Burke County
30
45
 
Cabarrus County
30
45
 
Caldwell County
30
45
 
Camden County
30
45
 
Carteret County
30
45
22 
Catawba County
30
45
Chatham County
30
45
 
Cherokee County
30
45
 
Chowan County
30
45
 
Clay County
30
45
 
Cleveland County
30
45
 
Columbus County
30
45
 
Craven County
30
45
 
Cumberland County
30
45
 
Currituck County
30
45
 
Dare County
30
45
 
Duplin County
30
45
 
Durham County
30
45
Edgecombe County
30
45
Forsyth County-Winston-Salem-Greensboro-High Point
30
34
13 
Franklin County
30
45
 
Gaston County
30
45
 
Gates County
30
45
 
Graham County
30
45
 
Granville County
30
45
 
Greene County
30
45
 
Halifax County
30
45
 
Harnett County
30
45
 
Haywood County
30
45
 
Henderson County
30
45
 
Hertford County
30
45
 
Hoke County
30
45
 
Hyde County
30
45
 
Iredell County
30
45
 
Jackson County
30
45
 
Johnston County
30
45
Jones County
30
45
 
Lee County
30
45
 
Lenoir County
30
45
 
Lincoln County
30
45
 
Macon County
30
45
28 
Madison County
30
45
 
Martin County
30
45
 
McDowell County
30
45
 
Mecklenburg County
30
45
24 
Mitchell County
30
45
 
Montgomery County
30
45
22 
Moore County
30
45
 
Nash County
30
45
 
New Hanover County
30
45
17 
North Ridges
30
45
 
Northampton County
30
45
 
Onslow County
30
45
 
Orange County
30
45
 
Pamlico County
30
45
 
Pasquotank County
30
45
 
Pender County
30
45
 
Perquimans County
30
45
 
Person County
30
45
 
Pitt County
30
45
Polk County
30
45
 
Richmond County
30
45
 
Robeson County
30
45
 
Rowan County
30
45
31 
Rutherford County
30
45
 
Sampson County
30
45
 
Scotland County
30
45
 
South Ridges
30
45
 
Stanly County
30
45
 
Surry County
30
45
 
Swain County
30
45
11 
Transylvania County
30
45
 
Tyrrell County
30
45
 
Union County
30
45
 
Vance County
30
45
 
Wake County
30
45
23 
Warren County
30
45
 
Washington County
30
45
 
Watauga County
30
45
 
Wayne County
30
45
 
Wilkes County
30
45
 
Wilson County
30
45
 
Yadkin County
30
45
 
Yancey County
30
45
 
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.