Home / Hanoinews
Hanoi’s air quality on January 13: Mostly at bad level
Anh Kiet 20:04, 2020/01/13
Hanoi’s air quality index (AQI) measured at 10 monitoring stations in the city was in the range of from 109 to 151.

Air quality in the latest 24 hours at many automatic monitoring stations in Hanoi has worsened to the bad level, even harmful to human health, according to the Hanoi Agency of Environmental Protection (AEP).

On December 13 afternoon, the AEP informed that Hanoi’s air quality index (AQI) measured at 10 monitoring stations in the city was in the range of from 109 to 151.


Data: AEP. Graphic: Anh Kiet

Yesterday, the capital city’s air quality was mostly at good and average levels at all ten monitoring stations. However, the index increased slightly on January 13 afternoon.

The highest AQI was recorded in Hang Dau (151). Nine other areas had AQI below 150, including Pham Van Dong, Minh Khai, Hoan Kiem, Tay Mo, Kim Lien, among others.


Data: AEP. Table: Anh Kiet

The AEP repeated the recommendations that when travelling on roads, people need to strictly follow traffic laws to reduce traffic congestion.

People should reduce activities that cause air pollution such as burning waste, cooking by charcoal stoves, transporting construction waste without shielding.

Information on the capital city’s air quality is continuously updated at the website: https://moitruongthudo.vn/ and https://airhanoi.hanoi.gov.vn/.

TAG: air quality AQI
Other news
15:29, 2020/29/13
Hanoi to suspend entertainment activities to mourn late Party chief
All the leisure activities in the capital city are requested to be halted on August 14 and 15.
15:17, 2020/17/13
Hanoi to enter intense phase of coronavirus battle next week
Local authorities might require residents to stay at home as applied in the social distancing campaign in April.
08:31, 2020/31/13
Hanoi appoints personnel replacing suspended mayor
The newly-appointed person will govern the city’s operations during Mr. Nguyen Duc Chung’s suspension.
18:48, 2020/48/12
More than 800 stranded people in Danang return to Hanoi
Four flights will be operated from August 11 to 13 to bring back the stranded people to Hanoi.
17:12, 2020/12/12
Hanoi gives priority to protecting well-being of people and foreign representatives
Hanoi is expected to complete Covid-19 testing for people returning from Covid-19 hit areas this week, said Hanoi’s Party chief Vuong Dinh Hue.
12:22, 2020/22/12
A look at nearly complete modern ring road in Hanoi
The contractor is making the best effort to finalize Hanoi's modern ring road and put the viaduct into operation by October 10 to celebrate the 1010th anniversary of Thang Long - Hanoi.