California

If you live in Santa Clara County, the air you breathe may put your health at risk.

Ozone

Particle Pollution 24-hour

Particle Pollution Annual

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High Ozone Days
Ozone Grade: F How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: 5.0 Change Since 1996:
14.0
5.0
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - 24 Hour
Grade: D How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: 2.7 Change Since 2000:
20.8
2.7
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - Annual
Grade: Pass How is my grade calculated?
Design Value 9.6 Change Since 2000:
11.8
9.6
µg/m3
Groups At Risk
Total Population: 1,809,378 Risks to the population
Pediatric Asthma: 30,954 Risks to people with Asthma
Adult Asthma: 115,861 Risks to people with Asthma
COPD: 61,018 Risks to people with COPD
Cardiovascular Disease: 407,122 Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
Diabetes: 108,526Risks to people with Diabetes
Children Under 18: 432,358 Risks to children and teens
Adults 65 & Over: 204,928 Risks to older adults
Poverty Estimate: 190,005Risks to people with low incomes

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  • Ranked 51 for high ozone days out of 277 metropolitan areas
  • Ranked 29 for 24-hour particle pollution out of 277 metropolitan areas
  • Ranked 125 for annual particle pollution out of 277 metropolitan areas

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This County:

Santa Clara, CA

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There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

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This County:

Santa Clara, CA

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

ABCDFDNCINC
Particle Pollution - Annual Learn More
Change Since

This County:

Santa Clara, CA

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

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Groups At Risk
Total Population: Risks to the population
Pediatric Asthma: Risks to people with Asthma
Adult Asthma: Risks to people with Asthma
COPD: Risks to people with COPD
Cardiovascular Disease: Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
Diabetes: Risks to people with Diabetes
Children Under 18: Risks to children and teens
Adults 65 & Over: Risks to older adults
Poverty Estimate: Risks to people with low incomes

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