API-MORNING/BM GOOD AIR QUALITY IN MOST AREAS AS AT 8 AM
July 6 09:52
KUALA LUMPUR, Almost all areas nationwide recorded good Air Pollutant Index (API) today. According to the Department of Environment (DOE) portal, only four areas however reported moderate API reading, namely Pasir Gudang (56), Bakar Arang, Sungai Petani (56), Miri (55) and Sibu (51) as at 8 am. An API reading of between zero and 50 indicates good air quality, between 51 and 100 (moderate), between 101 and 200 (unhealthy), between 201 and 300 (very
unhealthy) and over 301 (hazardous).Members of the public can refer to the DOE portal at http://www.doe.gov.my
to find out the API reading for their areas.