Air quality in Nepal

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

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Nepal
Most polluted city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1The national flag of International Patan, Central Region

140

2The national flag of International Kathmandu, Central Region

139

3The national flag of International Bhaktapur, Central Region

129

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Nepal
Cleanest city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1The national flag of International Bhaktapur, Central Region

129

2The national flag of International Kathmandu, Central Region

139

3The national flag of International Patan, Central Region

140

(local time)

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How polluted is Nepal?

The national flag of International

2023 Air quality average

Human face indicating AQI level

Unhealthy for sensitive groups

2023 average US AQI

118

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PM2.5

x8.5

2023 average PM2.5 concentration in Nepal: 8.5 times the WHO annual air quality guideline value

2023  Nepal cleanest city Madhyapur Thimi , Central Region

97

2023  Nepal most polluted city Katunje , Central Region

134

2023 aqi country ranking

How does Nepal rank globally in air pollution?

8/134

Which country had the worst air quality in 2023?

#COUNTRYPopulationAVG. US
1The national flag of InternationalBangladesh169,356,251

164

2The national flag of InternationalPakistan231,402,117

160

3The national flag of InternationalIndia1,407,563,842

147

4The national flag of InternationalTajikistan9,750,064

134

5The national flag of InternationalBurkina Faso22,100,683

128

6The national flag of InternationalIraq43,533,592

121

7The national flag of InternationalUnited Arab Emirates9,365,145

119

8The national flag of InternationalNepal30,034,989

118

9The national flag of InternationalEgypt109,262,178

118

10The national flag of InternationalDemocratic Republic of the Congo95,894,118

114

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