Cyprus Mail

Increased levels of dust in the atmosphere

There will be high levels of dust in the atmosphere on Thursday, the labour inspection department warned.

Because the dust has high levels of small size particles it is likely to affect human health, the public and especially vulnerable groups (the elderly, children and respiratory patients) are warned to stay inside.

Levels measured at 8am on Thursday are Nicosia 58µ/m³, Limassol 53, Larnaca 86, Paphos 62, Paralimni 63, Zygi 37, Xyliatos 42.

The permitted levels for particles is 50.

More information can be found at and the Air Quality Cyprus app

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