AQI Forecast by County
Saturday, February 23
Sat Sun
Placer
61
61
Sacramento
76
76
Yolo-Solano
61
59

Air Quality Map
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Check Before You Burn Season Ends February 28
Check Before You Burn in Sacramento County and the cities of Citrus Heights, Elk Grove, Folsom, Galt, Isleton, Rancho Cordova and Sacramento will end for the season on Thursday, February 28 and resume on November 1, 2019.

Find out if you can burn wood in your fireplace, wood stove, firepit or chiminea. Check Before You Burn. You may also call 1-877-NO-BURN-5 (1-877-662-8765), download the free Sacramento Region Air Quality app or follow on Twitter @AQMD.

The Yolo-Solano AQMD's voluntary Don't Light Tonight program for Yolo County and part of Solano County also ends on February 28 and begins again November 1. Don't Light Tonight.

Sacramento Region PM2.5 Air Quality Forecast updated by noon
Today (Sat, Feb 23)
76 AQI - Moderate
Tomorrow (Sun, Feb 24)
76 AQI - Moderate

Yesterday's High Extended AQI Outlook
Fri, Feb 22
38 AQI - Good
Ozone
Mon, Feb 25
Moderate
Tue, Feb 26
Good
Wed, Feb 27
Good

Air Quality Forecast and Weather Discussion
Friday, moderate and gusty north-northwesterly winds in the Sacramento region will usher in clean air. Thus, particle levels will be in the Good category. Saturday and Sunday, light southeasterly winds will limit pollutant dispersion. However, pollutant carryover from previous days will be low. Therefore, particle levels will be Moderate on both days.