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 Sunday, 07/22/2018 (Change date)

Charlotte

Sunday

07/22/2018

GREEN

AQI = 48

Ozone

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

Fayetteville

Sunday

07/22/2018

GREEN

AQI = 44

Ozone

Cumberland and Harnett Counties

Hickory

Sunday

07/22/2018

GREEN

AQI = 38

Ozone

Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, and Catawba Counties

Rocky Mount

Sunday

07/22/2018

GREEN

AQI = 37

Ozone

Edgecombe and Nash Counties

Triad

Sunday

07/22/2018

GREEN

AQI = 38

Ozone

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

Data courtesy of Forsyth County Office of Environmental Assistance and Protection

Triangle

Sunday

07/22/2018

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone

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

Western Ridge Tops

Sunday

07/22/2018

GREEN

AQI = 38

Ozone

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

Western Valleys

Sunday

07/22/2018

GREEN

AQI = 37

Ozone

Elevations below 4000 feet in Buncombe, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Madison, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey Counties
Good Moderate Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups Unhealthy Very
Unhealthy
Area Ozone AQI PM2.5 AQI Color Code
Charlotte 48 22 GREEN
Fayetteville 44 32 GREEN
Hickory 38 21 GREEN
Rocky Mount 37 20 GREEN
Triad 38 35 GREEN
Triangle 45 32 GREEN
Western Ridge Tops 38 GREEN
Western Valleys 37 26 GREEN

Air Quality Forecast for Monday, 07/23/2018

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Charlotte

Monday

07/23/2018

GREEN

AQI = 50

Ozone

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

Fayetteville

Monday

07/23/2018

GREEN

AQI = 38

Ozone

Cumberland and Harnett Counties

Hickory

Monday

07/23/2018

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, and Catawba Counties

Rocky Mount

Monday

07/23/2018

GREEN

AQI = 35

Ozone

Edgecombe and Nash Counties

Triad

Monday

07/23/2018

GREEN

AQI = 36

Ozone

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

Forecast courtesy of Forsyth County Environmental Assistance and Protection

Triangle

Monday

07/23/2018

GREEN

AQI = 43

Ozone

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

Western Ridge Tops

Monday

07/23/2018

GREEN

AQI = 45

Ozone

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

Western Valleys

Monday

07/23/2018

GREEN

AQI = 40

Particle Pollution

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

Last Updated: 07/22/2018 02:49 PM EDT

Good Moderate Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups Unhealthy Very
Unhealthy
Forecast Area Ozone AQI PM2.5 AQI Color Code Notices
Charlotte 50 40 GREEN
Fayetteville 38 35 GREEN
Hickory 33 40 GREEN
Rocky Mount 35 30 GREEN
Triad

Forecast courtesy of Forsyth County OEAP

36 30 GREEN
Triangle 43 40 GREEN
Western Ridge Tops 45 40 GREEN
Western Valleys 35 40 GREEN

Air Quality Forecast for Tuesday, 07/24/2018

Forecast Map Unavailable

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