Benton Clean Air Agency

Air Quality

Dust (PM10) & Smoke (PM2.5)

Ozone (03)

Quick Links

During this time of high useage, the dials on the left have not been loading from Ecology's website.  A direct link to that website is below.  The two dots over Kennewick are our monitors; the northern one is PM2.5 (smoke) and the southern one ozone.  Click on each dot for more detailed information.

Statewide Air Monitoring Network - Ecology's monitors, the color codes indicate the air quality at each monitor


Washington Air Quality Advisory (WAQA)  - Provides guidance based on the air quality advisory level shown to the left

Washington Smoke Information  - County, state, and federal agencies provide information for Washington communities affected by smoke from wildland fires (includes links in Spanish) updated August 2017

Understanding Burn Bans - A video that explains the different types of burn bans and why they are important

Emergency Alerts - Sign up to receive emergency weather alerts