Air quality in Iraq

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

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Iraq
Most polluted city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Baghdad, Baghdad

76

2 Erbil, Arbil

57

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Iraq
Cleanest city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Erbil, Arbil

57

2 Baghdad, Baghdad

76

(local time)

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How polluted is Iraq?

The national flag of International

2021 Air quality average

Human face indicating AQI level

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups

2021 average US AQI

136

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PM2.5

x9.9

2021 average PM2.5 concentration in Iraq: 9.9 times the WHO annual air quality guideline value

2021  Iraq cleanest city Baghdad , Baghdad

136

2021  Iraq most polluted city Baghdad , Baghdad

136

2021 aqi country ranking

How does Iraq rank globally in air pollution?

9/ 118 countries ranked in 2021

Which country had the worst air quality in 2021?

#COUNTRYPopulationAVG. US
1The national flag of InternationalBangladesh164,689,383

161

2The national flag of InternationalChad16,425,859

161

3The national flag of InternationalPakistan220,892,331

156

4The national flag of InternationalTajikistan9,537,642

152

5The national flag of InternationalIndia1,380,004,385

151

6The national flag of InternationalOman5,106,622

146

7The national flag of InternationalKyrgyzstan6,524,191

138

8The national flag of InternationalBahrain1,701,583

136

9The national flag of InternationalIraq40,222,503

136

10The national flag of InternationalNepal29,136,808

126

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Iraq air quality data attribution

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