Mumbai: The city woke up to smog-filled atmosphere in the morning on Saturday. Mumbai witnessed partially cloudy mornings for the past few days due to the deteriorating air quality in recent days. The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) however predicted clear partially cloudy skies in the city and suburbs in the morning today.
The weather agency predicted that the city and suburbs will see sunny skies towards the afternoon and by the evening. The temperatures on Saturday are likely to be between 23°C to 29°C.
Mumbai's temperature on Saturday morning was recorded at 24.8°C while the humidity was 70%.
As per the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR), the AQI in Mumbai is currently in the 'moderate' category, with a reading of 150.
For context, an AQI between 0 and 50 is considered ‘good’, 51 to 100 is ‘satisfactory’, 101 to 200 is ‘moderate’, 201 to 300 ‘poor’, 301 to 400 ‘very poor’, and 401 to 500 ‘severe’.
AQI Of Different Areas In Mumbai
Colaba: 129 AQI Moderate
Andheri: 118 AQI Moderate
Malad: 176 AQI Moderate
BKC: 240 AQI Poor
Borivali: 184 AQI Moderate
Mazagaon: 199 AQI Moderate
Worli: 111 AQI Moderate
Navi Mumbai: 102 AQI Moderate