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Unhealthy air levels recorded in several Malaysian states
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Unhealthy air levels recorded in several Malaysian states

The air quality in Larkin of Johor and Nilai of Negeri Sembilan is deteriorating with both districts recording an air pollutant index (API) of 156 and 136 therefore as at 1pm on Sunday. Data derived From the analysis of Environment Department states that , Larkin is one of the most badly-impacted regions with API readings increasing since 9am. Other districts which possess bad air quality are Port Dickson in Negeri Sembilan (128), Batu Pahat in Johor (104), Bukit Rambai in Melaka (134) and Seberang Jaya, Penang (107). Many districts in Johor also recorded an API of over 90.

Maximum of states in the peninsular have fine readings, but several of them have API just below the unhealthy threshold. Air quality in Sabah and Sarawak is normally fine, with some regions recording moderate API readings. Asean nations have increased their alert level of the transboundary haze danger  to Level 2, with several countries bracing for high pollution readings due to smoke from the Kalimantan forest burning in Indonesia.