Air quality in Ghana

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

LAST UPDATE (local time)

LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Ghana
Most polluted city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Mamponteng, Ashanti

65

2 Accra, Greater Accra

64

3 Kintampo, Brong-Ahafo

51

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Ghana
Cleanest city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Kintampo, Brong-Ahafo

51

2 Accra, Greater Accra

64

3 Mamponteng, Ashanti

65

(local time)

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How polluted is Ghana?

The national flag of Rest of the world

2020 Air quality average

Human face indicating AQI level

Moderate

2020 average US AQI

82

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PM2.5

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PM2.5 concentration in Ghana air is currently 2 times above the WHO annual air quality guideline value

2020  Ghana cleanest city Accra , Greater Accra

82

2020  Ghana most polluted city Accra , Greater Accra

82

2020 aqi country ranking

How does Ghana rank globally in air pollution?

24/ 106 countries ranked in 2020

Which country had the worst air quality in 2020?

#COUNTRYPopulationAVG. US AQI
1The national flag of Rest of the worldBangladesh164'689'383

162

2The national flag of Rest of the worldPakistan220'892'331

153

3The national flag of Rest of the worldIndia1'380'004'385

141

4The national flag of Rest of the worldMongolia3'278'292

128

5The national flag of Rest of the worldAfghanistan38'928'341

128

6The national flag of Rest of the worldOman5'106'622

123

7The national flag of Rest of the worldQatar2'881'060

123

8The national flag of Rest of the worldKyrgyzstan6'524'191

121

9The national flag of Rest of the worldIndonesia273'523'621

114

10The national flag of Rest of the worldBosnia Herzegovina3'280'815

113

24The national flag of Rest of the worldGhana31'072'945

82

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