Air quality in Netherlands

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

LAST UPDATE (local time)

LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Netherlands
Most polluted city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Capelle aan den IJssel, South Holland

112

2 Maarn, Utrecht

90

3 Zaandam, North Holland

90

4 Rotterdam Zuid, South Holland

87

5 Sas van Gent, Zeeland

87

6 Wijk aan Zee, North Holland

87

7 Waalwijk, North Brabant

85

8 Hoek v. Holland, South Holland

84

9 Den Haag, South Holland

82

10 Roosendaal, North Brabant

82

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Netherlands
Cleanest city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Zierikzee, Zeeland

7

2 Philippine, Zeeland

10

3 Posterholt, Limburg

12

4 Maastricht, Limburg

14

5 Fijnaart, North Brabant

16

6 Wijnandsrade, Limburg

17

7 Geleen, Limburg

18

8 Heerlen, Limburg

20

9 Veldhoven, North Brabant

20

10 Hedel, ‎Gelderland

26

(local time)

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How polluted is Netherlands?

2019 Air quality average

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2019 average US AQI

45

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PM2.5

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

2019  Netherlands cleanest cityHedel, ‎Gelderland

25

2019  Netherlands most polluted cityCulemborg, ‎Gelderland

63

2019 aqi country ranking

How does Netherlands rank globally in air pollution?

75/ 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

75Netherlands17'084'459

45

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