Djibouti - Post Report Question and Answers

What is the air quality like at post (good/moderate/bad)? Are there seasonal air quality issues? Does the air quality have an impact on health?

Overall very good. There's a dusty season during the summer which can irritate people eyes, but there's very little concern about pollution. - May 2022

Seasonal - but coastal air so generally pretty good. - Sep 2020

It's good and moderate. The ocean air cleanses the air. - Apr 2018

Air quality is generally good. During the very hot months (May - August), the sandstorms and humidity can irritate allergies and respiratory issues. Staying hydrated is very important, too. - Jun 2016

In the winter it's glorious. In the summer it's hot (up to 120F or more), dusty, and humid. But it could be snow so I'm happy. Don't come here if you don't like warm/hot weather. - Aug 2015

Good. - Feb 2013

Air quality is moderate. It is dusty, and some parts of the city smell like sewage. - Apr 2010

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