What’s the air like where you are right now? Here are several sources of real-time air quality data and forecasts.
For a real-time map of ozone levels throughout Houston, check out the Houston Clean Air Network, a collaboration between Air Alliance Houston, the University of Houston Honors College, and the American Lung Association.
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality also has current monitoring data available online. From a map of Texas, you can drill down to the air monitors nearest to you.
For a daily email of air quality forecasts, visit the TCEQ’s subscriber preferences page. Enter you email address and click “Go.” On the next screen, check the topic “Daily Air Quality Forecast” and click “Save.” You will receive your email forecast from Monday through Friday between 7:00 and 9:00 AM.