Air quality in Germany

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

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Germany
Most polluted city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Dresden, Saxony

59

2 Frankfurt am Main, Hessen

55

3 Giessen, Hessen

54

4 Berlin, Berlin

50

5 Bremen, Bremen

45

6 Duisburg, Nordrhein-Westfalen

45

7 Leipzig, Saxony

45

8 Hamburg City, Hamburg

41

9 Wiesbaden, Hessen

41

10 Köln, Nordrhein-Westfalen

39

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Germany
Cleanest city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Mainz, Rheinland-Pfalz

23

2 Weinheim, Baden-Wuerttemberg

23

3 Darmstadt, Hessen

29

4 Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen

29

5 Munich, Bavaria

29

6 Hamburg City, Hamburg

31

7 Karlsruhe, Baden-Wuerttemberg

32

8 Kassel, Hessen

33

9 Wangen im Allgau, Baden-Wuerttemberg

33

10 Leipzig, Saxony

37

(local time)

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How polluted is Germany?

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2023 Air quality average

Human face indicating AQI level

Good

2023 average US AQI

37

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PM2.5

x1.8

2023 average PM2.5 concentration in Germany: 1.8 times the WHO annual air quality guideline value

2023  Germany cleanest city Eibenstock , Saxony

17

2023  Germany most polluted city Lohmen , Saxony

52

2023 aqi country ranking

How does Germany rank globally in air pollution?

103/134

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

103The national flag of InternationalGermany83,196,078

37

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