Air quality in Germany

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

LAST UPDATE (local time)

LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Germany
Most polluted city ranking

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1 Goerlitz, Saxony

63

2 Giessen, Hessen

61

3 Meiderich, Nordrhein-Westfalen

59

4 Raunheim, Hessen

59

5 Mitte, Berlin

57

6 Meppen, Lower Saxony

54

7 Duisburg, Nordrhein-Westfalen

53

8 Trier, Rheinland-Pfalz

53

9 Oberaudorf, Bavaria

50

10 Offenbach am Main, Hessen

50

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Germany
Cleanest city ranking

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1 Neu Isenburg, Hessen

0

2 Montabaur, Rheinland-Pfalz

1

3 Tiefenbach, Bavaria

2

4 Alt Zauche-Wusswerk, Brandenburg

4

5 Biberach, Baden-Wuerttemberg

4

6 Ingolstadt, Bavaria

4

7 Lebach, Saarland

4

8 Münstertal/Schwarzwald, Baden-Wuerttemberg

4

9 Schonefeld, Brandenburg

4

10 Schwabische Alb, Baden-Wuerttemberg

4

(local time)

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How polluted is Germany?

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2020 Air quality average

Human face indicating AQI level

Good

2020 average US AQI

42

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PM2.5

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

2020  Germany cleanest city Merzalben , Rheinland-Pfalz

19

2020  Germany most polluted city Oberhausen , Nordrhein-Westfalen

56

2020 aqi country ranking

How does Germany rank globally in air pollution?

81/ 106 countries ranked in 2020

Which country had the worst air quality in 2020?

#COUNTRYPopulationAVG. US AQI
1The national flag of IndiaBangladesh164'689'383

162

2The national flag of IndiaPakistan220'892'331

153

3The national flag of IndiaIndia1'380'004'385

141

4The national flag of IndiaMongolia3'278'292

128

5The national flag of IndiaAfghanistan38'928'341

128

6The national flag of IndiaOman5'106'622

123

7The national flag of IndiaQatar2'881'060

123

8The national flag of IndiaKyrgyzstan6'524'191

121

9The national flag of IndiaIndonesia273'523'621

114

10The national flag of IndiaBosnia Herzegovina3'280'815

113

81The national flag of IndiaGermany83'783'945

42

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