Average PM 2.5: 11.2 µg/m³
Summer 2019 (July to Sept)
PM 2.5 in Detail
Fine particulate matter, or PM 2.5, is often used to assess air quality because it is linked to asthma, lung cancer, and deaths from lung and heart diseases.
West Oakland BART Station
11.2µg/m³ is lower than 74% of the measured area during the time period.
Above the WHO annual Air Quality Guideline Values (10µg/m³).
Slightly below the EPA annual National Ambient Air Quality Standards (12µg/m³).
Bottom’s Up Community Garden
South Prescott Park
Changes over time
A) Summer 2019 (July - September)
B) Fall 2019 (October - December)
|PM 2.5 (µg/m³)PM₂.₅ (µg/m³)||11.2|
|Ozone (ppb)O₃ (ppb)||21.1|
|Nitric Oxide (ppb)NO (ppb)||< 10|
|Nitrogen Dioxide (ppb)NO2 (ppb)||15.5|
|Carbon Monoxide (ppm)CO (ppm)||0.4|
|Carbon Dioxide (ppm)CO₂ (ppm)||416.5|