Washington

If you live in Yakima 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: DNC How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: DNC No monitor for this pollutant exists in this county. Learn More.
Particle Pollution - 24 Hour
Grade: F How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: 3.8 Change Since 2000:
3.0
3.8
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - Annual
Grade: Pass How is my grade calculated?
Design Value 8.9 Change Since 2001:
10.3
8.9
µg/m3
Groups At Risk
Total Population: 247,141 Risks to the population
Pediatric Asthma: 5,316 Risks to people with Asthma
Adult Asthma: 16,703 Risks to people with Asthma
COPD: 6,985 Risks to people with COPD
Cardiovascular Disease: 55,195 Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
Diabetes: 15,061Risks to people with Diabetes
Children Under 18: 75,089 Risks to children and teens
Adults 65 & Over: 28,963 Risks to older adults
Poverty Estimate: 55,803Risks to people with low incomes

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  • Ranked 28 for 24-hour particle pollution out of 277 metropolitan areas
  • Ranked 165 for annual particle pollution out of 277 metropolitan areas

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This County:

Yakima, WA

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

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    ABCDFDNCINC
    Particle Pollution - 24 Hour Learn More
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    This County:

    Yakima, WA

    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:

      Yakima, WA

      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

        More about Methodology.