Will Humidity Affect the Accuracy of Air Quality Monitors?

Air quality monitors used by governments will condition the air to ensure the relative humidity is set correctly. They therefore are not affected by humidity.

However, home air quality monitors like the Laser Egg or AirVisual Pro are affected by humidity. Often, a simple formula can be used to account for changes in humidity.

For more information, see here: https://www.quora.com/How-does-humidity-affect-air-quality-ratings-for-PM-2-5-and-PM-10

Free Guide to Breathing Safe

Want to learn more about breathing clean air? Join thousands more and stay up to date on protecting your health.

Was this article useful?00

Leave a Comment

Smart Air low cost purifiers

Smart Air is a social enterprise that creates simple, no-nonsense air purifier and provides free education to protect people’s health from the effects of air pollution. We are proud to be the only certified B-Corp dedicated to fighting air pollution.

Certified B-Corp air purifier company