Air quality in Portugal

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

LAST UPDATE (local time)

LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Portugal
Most polluted city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Matosinhos, Porto

56

2 Montemor-o-Velho, Coimbra

29

3 Melgaço, Viana do Castelo

24

4 Almada, Setubal

19

5 Lisbon, Lisbon

18

6 Buraca, Lisboa

16

7 Paredes, Porto

12

8 Alandroal, Evora

11

9 Amadora, Lisbon

11

10 Oeiras, Lisbon

3

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Portugal
Cleanest city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Alcoutim, Faro

0

2 Cimo de Vila, Porto

0

3 Ilhavo, Aveiro

0

4 Leiria, Leiria

0

5 Portimao, Faro

0

6 Senhora da Hora, Porto

0

7 Vouzela, Viseu

0

8 Albufeira, Faro

1

9 Maia, Porto

1

10 Oliveirinha, Aveiro

1

(local time)

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OVERVIEW

How polluted is Portugal?

2019 Air quality average

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2019 average US AQI

38

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PM2.5

x0

PM2.5 concentration in Portugal in 2019 was 0 times above WHO exposure recommendation

2019  Portugal cleanest citySalao, Açores

16

2019  Portugal most polluted cityPalmela, Setubal

45

2019 aqi country ranking

How does Portugal rank globally in air pollution?

86/ 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

86Portugal10'291'196

38

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