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2022

World Air Quality Report

AQI US legend

0-50

Good

51-100

Moderate

101-150

Unhealthy for sensitive groups

151-200

Unhealthy

201-300

Very unhealthy

301+

Hazardous

Rank Major city, country/region AQI USFollowers
1 Karachi, Pakistan Karachi, Pakistan
183
64.7K followers
2 Kolkata, India Kolkata, India
172
1.4M followers
3 Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
165
33.8K followers
4 Kathmandu, Nepal Kathmandu, Nepal
164
135.9K followers
5 Delhi, India Delhi, India
163
2.7M followers
6 Dhaka, Bangladesh Dhaka, Bangladesh
161
219.2K followers
7 Tashkent, Uzbekistan Tashkent, Uzbekistan
157
94.2K followers
8 Krakow, Poland Krakow, Poland
152
297.4K followers
9 Chiang Mai, Thailand Chiang Mai, Thailand
148
11.5M followers
10 Phnom Penh, Cambodia Phnom Penh, Cambodia
144
383.8K followers
11 Yangon, Myanmar Yangon, Myanmar
143
18.5K followers
12 Lahore, Pakistan Lahore, Pakistan
134
369.9K followers
13 Chongqing, China Chongqing, China
129
157.6K followers
14 Zagreb, Croatia Zagreb, Croatia
125
12.6K followers
15 Shenyang, China Shenyang, China
118
160.9K followers
16 Chengdu, China Chengdu, China
117
1.7M followers
17 Wuhan, China Wuhan, China
117
297.5K followers
18 Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
117
48.6K followers
19 Mumbai, India Mumbai, India
112
1.5M followers
20 Wroclaw, Poland Wroclaw, Poland
106
250.5K followers
21 Jakarta, Indonesia Jakarta, Indonesia
102
1.6M followers
22 Mexico City, Mexico Mexico City, Mexico
99
331K followers
23 Moscow, Russia Moscow, Russia
95
730.8K followers
24 Prague, Czech Republic Prague, Czech Republic
94
101.9K followers
25 Hanoi, Vietnam Hanoi, Vietnam
94
2.1M followers
26 Berlin, Germany Berlin, Germany
92
181.7K followers
27 Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
88
76.2K followers
28 Sofia, Bulgaria Sofia, Bulgaria
83
106.4K followers
29 Hangzhou, China Hangzhou, China
82
282.8K followers
30 Johannesburg, South Africa Johannesburg, South Africa
80
60.7K followers
31 Bogota, Colombia Bogota, Colombia
80
77.3K followers
32 Vienna, Austria Vienna, Austria
79
135.3K followers
33 Kabul, Afghanistan Kabul, Afghanistan
78
19.1K followers
34 Beijing, China Beijing, China
78
6.3M followers
35 Istanbul, Turkey Istanbul, Turkey
77
210.4K followers
36 Jerusalem, Israel Jerusalem, Israel
76
58K followers
37 Bratislava, Slovakia Bratislava, Slovakia
76
36.7K followers
38 Bangkok, Thailand Bangkok, Thailand
76
5.2M followers
39 Munich, Germany Munich, Germany
75
326.3K followers
40 Accra, Ghana Accra, Ghana
74
5.7K followers
41 Warsaw, Poland Warsaw, Poland
71
315.1K followers
42 Tehran, Iran Tehran, Iran
70
1M followers
43 Shanghai, China Shanghai, China
70
2M followers
44 Kyiv, Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
70
257.6K followers
45 Oslo, Norway Oslo, Norway
66
26.6K followers
46 Kaohsiung, Taiwan Kaohsiung, Taiwan
66
667.5K followers
47 Astana, Kazakhstan Astana, Kazakhstan
65
21.9K followers
48 Lima, Peru Lima, Peru
64
33.5K followers
49 Bern, Switzerland Bern, Switzerland
63
81.1K followers
50 Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina
63
44.3K followers
51 Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
62
637.8K followers
52 Cairo City, Egypt Cairo City, Egypt
61
21.2K followers
53 Budapest, Hungary Budapest, Hungary
61
18.7K followers
54 Guangzhou, China Guangzhou, China
61
1.5M followers
55 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai, United Arab Emirates
61
338.9K followers
56 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
60
14.3K followers
57 Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
60
2.2M followers
58 Belgrade, Serbia Belgrade, Serbia
59
182.7K followers
59 Doha, Qatar Doha, Qatar
58
94.7K followers
60 Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
57
6.3K followers
61 Shenzhen, China Shenzhen, China
57
356.4K followers
62 Bucharest, Romania Bucharest, Romania
56
59K followers
63 Busan, South Korea Busan, South Korea
55
145.9K followers
64 Sydney, Australia Sydney, Australia
52
1.6M followers
65 Baghdad, Iraq Baghdad, Iraq
50
18.1K followers
66 Kuwait City, Kuwait Kuwait City, Kuwait
50
61.7K followers
67 Kuching, Malaysia Kuching, Malaysia
48
48.1K followers
68 Toronto, Canada Toronto, Canada
45
315.3K followers
69 Seoul, South Korea Seoul, South Korea
45
5.8M followers
70 Krasnoyarsk, Russia Krasnoyarsk, Russia
39
92.7K followers
71 Nicosia, Cyprus Nicosia, Cyprus
39
4K followers
72 Houston, USA Houston, USA
38
23.2K followers
73 Santiago, Chile Santiago, Chile
37
91.2K followers
74 Nice, France Nice, France
36
445.8K followers
75 Lisbon, Portugal Lisbon, Portugal
36
17.3K followers
76 Madrid, Spain Madrid, Spain
34
316.1K followers
77 Chicago, USA Chicago, USA
34
37.2K followers
78 Skopje, North Macedonia Skopje, North Macedonia
33
12.1K followers
79 Taipei, Taiwan Taipei, Taiwan
33
946.9K followers
80 Kyoto, Japan Kyoto, Japan
33
74.7K followers
81 Kobe, Japan Kobe, Japan
33
26.5K followers
82 London, United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
33
196.5K followers
83 Singapore, Singapore Singapore, Singapore
32
825.1K followers
84 Detroit, USA Detroit, USA
32
23.1K followers
85 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
31
361.2K followers
86 Amsterdam, Netherlands Amsterdam, Netherlands
29
226.5K followers
87 Sao Paulo, Brazil Sao Paulo, Brazil
29
77.4K followers
88 New York City, USA New York City, USA
29
1.8M followers
89 Brussels, Belgium Brussels, Belgium
28
134.8K followers
90 Helsinki, Finland Helsinki, Finland
28
70.5K followers
91 Washington, D.C., USA Washington, D.C., USA
28
32.3K followers
92 Rotterdam, Netherlands Rotterdam, Netherlands
27
117.8K followers
93 Pristina, Kosovo Pristina, Kosovo
27
11.2K followers
94 Nairobi, Kenya Nairobi, Kenya
27
12.3K followers
95 San Francisco, USA San Francisco, USA
27
555.7K followers
96 Birmingham, United Kingdom Birmingham, United Kingdom
26
278.7K followers
97 Milano, Italy Milano, Italy
26
99.3K followers
98 Seattle, USA Seattle, USA
26
280.7K followers
99 Osaka, Japan Osaka, Japan
25
50.1K followers
100 Tokyo, Japan Tokyo, Japan
25
965.7K followers
101 Lyon, France Lyon, France
22
478.6K followers
102 Athens, Greece Athens, Greece
22
20.5K followers
103 Minneapolis, USA Minneapolis, USA
22
13.5K followers
104 Nagoya, Japan Nagoya, Japan
21
7.9K followers
105 Montreal, Canada Montreal, Canada
20
102.5K followers
106 Denver, USA Denver, USA
18
1.5M followers
107 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
17
80.1K followers
108 Kampala, Uganda Kampala, Uganda
17
8.9K followers
109 Salt Lake City, USA Salt Lake City, USA
15
40.7K followers
110 Algiers, Algeria Algiers, Algeria
12
36.6K followers
111 Rome, Italy Rome, Italy
11
55.9K followers
112 Los Angeles, USA Los Angeles, USA
11
5.5M followers
113 Canberra, Australia Canberra, Australia
9
267.2K followers
114 Melbourne, Australia Melbourne, Australia
9
273.6K followers
115 Vancouver BC, Canada Vancouver BC, Canada
5
100.7K followers
116 San Francisco, USA San Francisco, USA
3
555.7K followers
117 Portland, USA Portland, USA
2
113.5K followers
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