North Carolina Air Quality Forecast Center

Welcome to the Air Quality Forecast web page. Tomorrow's forecasts are posted each day by 3pm (EDT) and are updated at 10am the next morning, if necessary.

Air Quality observed on Monday, 01/15/2018 (Change date)

Asheville Ridge Tops

Observed Unavailable

Asheville Valleys

Observed Unavailable

Charlotte

Observed Unavailable

Fayetteville

Observed Unavailable

Hickory

Observed Unavailable

Rocky Mount

Observed Unavailable

Triad

Observed Unavailable

Triangle

Observed Unavailable

Good Moderate Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups Unhealthy Very
Unhealthy
Area Ozone AQI PM2.5 AQI Color Code
Asheville Ridge Tops Data Unavailable
Asheville Valleys Data Unavailable
Charlotte Data Unavailable
Fayetteville Data Unavailable
Hickory Data Unavailable
Rocky Mount Data Unavailable
Triad Data Unavailable
Triangle Data Unavailable

Air Quality Forecast for Tuesday, 01/16/2018

Forecast Map Unavailable

Asheville Ridge Tops

Tuesday

01/16/2018

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Elevations above 4000 feet in Buncombe, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Madison, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey Counties

Asheville Valleys

Tuesday

01/16/2018

YELLOW

AQI = 55

Particle Pollution

Elevations below 4000 feet in Buncombe, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Madison, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey Counties

Charlotte

Tuesday

01/16/2018

YELLOW

AQI = 53

Particle Pollution

Cabarrus, Gaston, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Rowan, Union and southern Iredell Counties

Fayetteville

Tuesday

01/16/2018

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Cumberland and Harnett Counties

Hickory

Tuesday

01/16/2018

YELLOW

AQI = 53

Particle Pollution

Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, and Catawba Counties

Rocky Mount

Tuesday

01/16/2018

GREEN

AQI = 50

Particle Pollution

Edgecombe and Nash Counties

Triad

Tuesday

01/16/2018

GREEN

AQI = 44

Particle Pollution

Alamance, Caswell, Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Guilford, Randolph, Rockingham, and Stokes Counties

Forecast courtesy of Forsyth County Environmental Assistance and Protection

Triangle

Tuesday

01/16/2018

YELLOW

AQI = 51

Particle Pollution

Chatham, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Johnston, Orange, Person, Vance, and Wake Counties

Last Updated: 01/15/2018 12:50 PM EST

Good Moderate Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups Unhealthy Very
Unhealthy
Forecast Area Ozone AQI PM2.5 AQI Color Code Notices
Asheville Ridge Tops 55 YELLOW
Asheville Valleys 55 YELLOW
Charlotte 53 YELLOW
Fayetteville 50 GREEN
Hickory 53 YELLOW
Rocky Mount 50 GREEN
Triad

Forecast courtesy of Forsyth County OEAP

44 GREEN
Triangle 51 YELLOW

Air Quality Forecast for Wednesday, 01/17/2018

Forecast Map Unavailable

Forecast data for tomorrow will be available at 3:05 PM EDT.