Air quality in Ghana

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

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Ghana
Most polluted city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Kintampo, Brong-Ahafo

132

2 Mamponteng, Ashanti

126

3 Dodowa, Greater Accra

111

4 Accra, Greater Accra

104

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Ghana
Cleanest city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Accra, Greater Accra

104

2 Dodowa, Greater Accra

111

3 Mamponteng, Ashanti

126

4 Kintampo, Brong-Ahafo

132

(local time)

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How polluted is Ghana?

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2019 Air quality average

Human face indicating AQI level

Moderate

2019 average US AQI

89

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PM2.5

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PM2.5 concentration in Ghana in 2019 was 3 times above WHO exposure recommendation

2019  Ghana cleanest cityMedina Estates, Greater Accra

70

2019  Ghana most polluted cityAccra, Greater Accra

89

2019 aqi country ranking

How does Ghana rank globally in air pollution?

21/ 98 countries ranked in 2019

Which country had the worst air quality in 2019?

#COUNTRYPopulationAVG. US AQI
1The national flag of ChinaBangladesh166'368'149

165

2The national flag of ChinaPakistan200'813'818

156

3The national flag of ChinaMongolia3'121'772

154

4The national flag of ChinaAfghanistan36'373'176

153

5The national flag of ChinaIndia1'354'051'854

152

6The national flag of ChinaIndonesia266'794'980

141

7The national flag of ChinaBahrain1'566'993

129

8The national flag of ChinaNepal29'624'035

123

9The national flag of ChinaUzbekistan32'364'996

115

10The national flag of ChinaIraq39'127'900

111

21The national flag of ChinaGhana30'280'800

89

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