Spare the Air Status
Spare the Air Status
  • Saturday,
    10/21

    No Spare the Air Alert in Effect

Latest News
  • Oct
    19

    October 19, 2017

    Bay Area air quality improves today, Health Advisory & Spare the Air Alert Lifted

    The Bay Area Air Quality Management District is lifting the Health Advisory & Spare the Air Alert due to significantly improved air quality conditions from favorable wind patterns and increased fire containment. However, unhealthy air quality will still be present in the immediate vicinity of actively burning fires.

  • Oct
    18

    October 18, 2017

    Health Advisory & Spare the Air Alerts in effect through Thursday

    The  Air District is issuing a Health Advisory & Spare the Air Alert through Thursday, October 19, due to continued smoke impacts from wildfires in the region. Unhealthy air quality from the wildfires continues to plague the eastern Sonoma, Napa and Solano counties. Due to active wildfires and changing wind patterns, air quality throughout the Bay Area could be impacted for many days to come. 

     
  • Oct
    17

    October 17, 2017

    Health Advisory & Spare the Air Alerts in effect through Wednesday

    The Air District is issuing a Health Advisory & Spare the Air Alert through Wednesday, October 18, due to unpredictable air quality in the Bay Area. Unhealthy air quality from the wildfires continues to plague the North Bay counties as well as other parts of the Bay Area. Due to active wildfires and changing wind patterns, air quality throughout the Bay Area could be impacted for many days to come. Outside of the active fire areas, air quality will be variable and unpredictable.

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Current Air Quality SF Bay Area
Air Quality Index Levels of Health Concern Numerical
Value
Good 0 to 50
Moderate 51 to 100
Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups 101 to 150
Unhealthy 151 to 200
Very Unhealthy 201 to 300
Hazardous 301 to 500

Note: Values above 500 are considered Beyond the AQI. Follow recommendations for the "Hazardous category." See additional information on reducing exposure to extremely high levels of particle pollution.

See the Current smoke impacts for Friday 10/13 and the weekend.