On July 30-31 and in the first days of August, the weather in Kyiv contributes to the accumulation of harmful impurities in the surface layer of air, that is, favorable for the appearance of smog
along the major automobile solutions, nitrogen dioxide and formaldehyde are accumulated ] informs State Service for Emergencies.
According to observation posts of the Observatory named after them. Boris Sreznevsky, the level of pollution with nitrogen dioxide reached 5-6 daily average daily concentrations in the areas of Bessarabskaya and Demiivska areas; Obolonsky avenue; Dovzhenko Street and Victory Avenue
The level of contamination by formaldehyde reached 5 – 7.5 average daily MPCs, in the areas of Bessarabskaya and Demiivska areas;
The anticyclonic nature of the weather – high daytime temperatures and night-lagged air layers – will last in Kyiv at least until August 3.