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?

Harmattan is very difficult for many, though it didn't particularly bother me. The heat and humidity do not help matters. - Jun 2019


Not great. There is a persistent haze of exhaust fumes, diesel, etc., and Harmattan (dust season) lasts for 2-3 months beginning in December. Running and biking outside will leave you smelling like exhaust. That being said, there are also lots of very lovely days with blue skies. - Mar 2018


Air quality is OK but during the Harmattan months (December through March) there's a layer of dust that goes everywhere. It can get very hot and humid. - May 2016


Poor from pollution, though the breeze from the ocean helps. Harmattan isn't great with the dust though. - Nov 2015


The air is moderate; it could be very humid sometimes. But during the raining season, June-August, the air is crisp and fresh after the rain, which is mostly heavy. - Dec 2011


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