Dusty weather is observed across the country

05.09.2018,17:21


September 5, Fineko/abc.az.  According to the National Environmental Monitoring Department of the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources, the amount of dust in the air is higher than the sanitary norm in the country on September 5. It is caused by the dust smoke penetrating to the territory of the country from Turkmenistan with the southeastern air flows.

According to the automatic and stationary monitoring stations, as of 15:00 a.m. on September 5, 2018, the amount of dust in the air was 3.6-fold higher than the sanitary norm in Baku and Absheron peninsula.

As for the meteorological forecast, the dusty weather conditions will last until tomorrow.