Mumbai: The city woke up to another hazy morning on Tuesday with a noticable layer of smog in the atmosphere. The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) however predicted sunny skies in the city and suburbs in the morning today and also a respite in the temperatures.
The weather agency also predicted that the city and suburbs will continue to see sunny skies towards the afternoon and a decline in temperature by the evening. The temperatures on Tuesday are likely to be between 25°C to 31°C.
Mumbai's temperature on Tuesday morning was recorded at 25.2°C while the humidity was 85%.
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 132.
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: 149 AQI Moderate
Andheri: 111 AQI Moderate
Malad: 156 AQI Moderate
BKC: 166 AQI Moderate
Borivali: 132 AQI Moderate
Mazagaon: 131 AQI Moderate
Worli: 114 AQI Moderate
Navi Mumbai: 180 AQI Moderate