Air quality in Brazil

Air quality index (AQI) and PM2.5 air pollution in Brazil

LAST UPDATE (local time)

LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Brazil
Most polluted city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Santa Gertrudes, Sao Paulo

50

2 Tramandai, Rio Grande do Sul

43

3 Brasileia, Acre

41

4 Piracicaba, Sao Paulo

41

5 Santos, Sao Paulo

41

6 Senador Guiomard, Acre

39

7 Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo

33

8 Pianco, Paraiba

29

9 Catanduva, Sao Paulo

25

10 Fortaleza, Ceara

25

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Brazil
Cleanest city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Lauro de Freitas, Bahia

0

2 Cerqueira Cesar, Sao Paulo

2

3 Paulinia, Sao Paulo

2

4 Aracatuba, Sao Paulo

3

5 Feijo, Acre

3

6 Carapicuiba, Sao Paulo

4

7 Jau, Sao Paulo

4

8 Curitiba, Parana

5

9 Araraquara, Sao Paulo

6

10 Cubatao, Sao Paulo

6

(local time)

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How polluted is Brazil?

2019 Air quality average

Moderate

2019 average US AQI

59

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PM2.5

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PM2.5 concentration in Brazil in 2019 was 1 times above WHO exposure recommendation

2019  Brazil cleanest cityRibeirao Preto, Sao Paulo

34

2019  Brazil most polluted cityCampinas, Sao Paulo

68

2019 aqi country ranking

How does Brazil rank globally in air pollution?

63/ 98 countries ranked in 2019

Which country had the worst air quality in 2019?

#COUNTRYPopulationAVG. US AQI
1Bangladesh166'368'149

165

2Pakistan200'813'818

156

3Mongolia3'121'772

154

4Afghanistan36'373'176

153

5India1'354'051'854

152

6Indonesia266'794'980

141

7Bahrain1'566'993

129

8Nepal29'624'035

123

9Uzbekistan32'364'996

115

10Iraq39'127'900

111

63Brazil210'867'954

59

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How to best protect from air pollution?

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