Air pollution services in Sydney
The NSW Health has developed a system of health alerts that are based on the daily air quality monitoring reports issued by the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage.
When a health alert has been issued for Sydney, the Bureau of Meteorology assists in alerting the community by including the following statement in the Sydney Forecast:
How these levels relate to the Air Quality Index (AQI):
For more information about air pollution and health, visit the NSW Health website.
For the latest air quality index values, visit the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage website.