Air quality in France

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

LAST UPDATE (local time)

LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time France
Most polluted city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Linas, Ile-de-France

125

2 Saint-Jean-de-Braye, Centre

118

3 Blois, Centre

107

4 Modane, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

88

5 Chamonix-Mont-Blanc, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes

86

6 Héming, Grand Est

84

7 Bonneville, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes

83

8 Aulnat, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

82

9 Avignon, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur

81

10 Poitiers, Occitanie

80

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time France
Cleanest city ranking

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1 Font-Romeu-Odeillo-Via, Occitanie

1

2 le Bourg, Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes

2

3 Saint-Laurent-Blangy, Hauts-de-France

2

4 Colmar, Grand Est

3

5 Denain, Hauts-de-France

5

6 Bessieres, Occitanie

6

7 Chalons-en-Champagne, Grand Est

7

8 Harnes, Hauts-de-France

8

9 Cappelle-la-Grande, Hauts-de-France

10

10 Noeux-les-Mines, Hauts-de-France

10

(local time)

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How polluted is France?

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2020 Air quality average

Human face indicating AQI level

Good

2020 average US AQI

46

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PM2.5

x1.1

PM2.5 concentration in France air is currently 1.1 times above the WHO annual air quality guideline value

2020  France cleanest city Corte , Corsica

19

2020  France most polluted city Saint-Denis , Ile-de-France

59

2020 aqi country ranking

How does France rank globally in air pollution?

77/ 106 countries ranked in 2020

Which country had the worst air quality in 2020?

#COUNTRYPopulationAVG. US AQI
1The national flag of USABangladesh164'689'383

162

2The national flag of USAPakistan220'892'331

153

3The national flag of USAIndia1'380'004'385

141

4The national flag of USAMongolia3'278'292

128

5The national flag of USAAfghanistan38'928'341

128

6The national flag of USAOman5'106'622

123

7The national flag of USAQatar2'881'060

123

8The national flag of USAKyrgyzstan6'524'191

121

9The national flag of USAIndonesia273'523'621

114

10The national flag of USABosnia Herzegovina3'280'815

113

77The national flag of USAFrance65'273'512

46

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