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2022

World Air Quality Report

AQI US legend

0-50

Good

51-100

Moderate

101-150

Unhealthy for sensitive groups

151-200

Unhealthy

201-300

Very unhealthy

301+

Hazardous

Rank Major city, country/region AQI USFollowers
1 Dhaka, Bangladesh Dhaka, Bangladesh
326
219K followers
2 Lahore, Pakistan Lahore, Pakistan
184
369.7K followers
3 Kolkata, India Kolkata, India
178
1.4M followers
4 Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
178
33.6K followers
5 Shenyang, China Shenyang, China
167
160.3K followers
6 Mexico City, Mexico Mexico City, Mexico
166
330.8K followers
7 Mumbai, India Mumbai, India
164
1.5M followers
8 Karachi, Pakistan Karachi, Pakistan
163
64.6K followers
9 Krakow, Poland Krakow, Poland
157
297.1K followers
10 Delhi, India Delhi, India
157
2.7M followers
11 Wuhan, China Wuhan, China
155
296.9K followers
12 Jakarta, Indonesia Jakarta, Indonesia
153
1.6M followers
13 Chongqing, China Chongqing, China
151
157.3K followers
14 Shenzhen, China Shenzhen, China
149
355.7K followers
15 Kathmandu, Nepal Kathmandu, Nepal
141
135.6K followers
16 Yangon, Myanmar Yangon, Myanmar
141
18.5K followers
17 Kampala, Uganda Kampala, Uganda
137
8.9K followers
18 Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
134
48.5K followers
19 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai, United Arab Emirates
132
338.3K followers
20 Chiang Mai, Thailand Chiang Mai, Thailand
121
11.5M followers
21 Chengdu, China Chengdu, China
117
1.7M followers
22 Kabul, Afghanistan Kabul, Afghanistan
114
19K followers
23 Tashkent, Uzbekistan Tashkent, Uzbekistan
113
93K followers
24 Tehran, Iran Tehran, Iran
110
1M followers
25 Kaohsiung, Taiwan Kaohsiung, Taiwan
91
667.2K followers
26 Guangzhou, China Guangzhou, China
91
1.5M followers
27 Johannesburg, South Africa Johannesburg, South Africa
89
60.7K followers
28 Seoul, South Korea Seoul, South Korea
88
5.8M followers
29 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
84
80K followers
30 Zagreb, Croatia Zagreb, Croatia
82
12.5K followers
31 Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
78
76.1K followers
32 Munich, Germany Munich, Germany
77
326K followers
33 Bratislava, Slovakia Bratislava, Slovakia
76
36.7K followers
34 Taipei, Taiwan Taipei, Taiwan
76
946.3K followers
35 Bogota, Colombia Bogota, Colombia
76
77.2K followers
36 Istanbul, Turkey Istanbul, Turkey
76
210.1K followers
37 Belgrade, Serbia Belgrade, Serbia
76
182.4K followers
38 Astana, Kazakhstan Astana, Kazakhstan
75
21.7K followers
39 Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina
75
44.1K followers
40 Accra, Ghana Accra, Ghana
74
5.7K followers
41 Hanoi, Vietnam Hanoi, Vietnam
73
2.1M followers
42 Phnom Penh, Cambodia Phnom Penh, Cambodia
72
383.6K followers
43 Hangzhou, China Hangzhou, China
71
281.6K followers
44 Warsaw, Poland Warsaw, Poland
70
314.9K followers
45 Budapest, Hungary Budapest, Hungary
70
18.6K followers
46 Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
69
636.9K followers
47 Baghdad, Iraq Baghdad, Iraq
65
18K followers
48 Skopje, North Macedonia Skopje, North Macedonia
65
12.1K followers
49 Bern, Switzerland Bern, Switzerland
63
81K followers
50 Lima, Peru Lima, Peru
62
33.5K followers
51 Amsterdam, Netherlands Amsterdam, Netherlands
61
226.3K followers
52 Sofia, Bulgaria Sofia, Bulgaria
61
106.3K followers
53 Bangkok, Thailand Bangkok, Thailand
60
5.2M followers
54 Lyon, France Lyon, France
58
478.5K followers
55 Berlin, Germany Berlin, Germany
58
181.4K followers
56 Kyiv, Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
58
256.4K followers
57 Jerusalem, Israel Jerusalem, Israel
57
57.9K followers
58 Wroclaw, Poland Wroclaw, Poland
57
250.4K followers
59 Vienna, Austria Vienna, Austria
57
135.2K followers
60 Nairobi, Kenya Nairobi, Kenya
57
12.3K followers
61 Poznan, Poland Poznan, Poland
56
8.3K followers
62 Shanghai, China Shanghai, China
55
2M followers
63 Busan, South Korea Busan, South Korea
55
145.4K followers
64 Kuwait City, Kuwait Kuwait City, Kuwait
53
61.6K followers
65 Sao Paulo, Brazil Sao Paulo, Brazil
52
77.4K followers
66 Washington, D.C., USA Washington, D.C., USA
49
32.2K followers
67 Prague, Czech Republic Prague, Czech Republic
48
101.8K followers
68 New York City, USA New York City, USA
48
1.8M followers
69 Los Angeles, USA Los Angeles, USA
48
5.5M followers
70 Krasnoyarsk, Russia Krasnoyarsk, Russia
47
92.6K followers
71 Moscow, Russia Moscow, Russia
46
730.1K followers
72 Doha, Qatar Doha, Qatar
45
94.5K followers
73 Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
45
2.2M followers
74 Canberra, Australia Canberra, Australia
45
267.1K followers
75 Singapore, Singapore Singapore, Singapore
41
824.3K followers
76 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
39
360.9K followers
77 Beijing, China Beijing, China
37
6.3M followers
78 Brussels, Belgium Brussels, Belgium
35
134.7K followers
79 Kuching, Malaysia Kuching, Malaysia
34
48.1K followers
80 Rome, Italy Rome, Italy
34
55.8K followers
81 Pristina, Kosovo Pristina, Kosovo
33
11.1K followers
82 Santiago, Chile Santiago, Chile
33
91.1K followers
83 Oslo, Norway Oslo, Norway
32
26.5K followers
84 Rotterdam, Netherlands Rotterdam, Netherlands
30
117.8K followers
85 Seattle, USA Seattle, USA
27
280.3K followers
86 Milano, Italy Milano, Italy
26
98.9K followers
87 Nice, France Nice, France
25
445.8K followers
88 Osaka, Japan Osaka, Japan
25
49.8K followers
89 Kyoto, Japan Kyoto, Japan
25
74.6K followers
90 Nagoya, Japan Nagoya, Japan
25
7.9K followers
91 London, United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
24
195.7K followers
92 San Francisco, USA San Francisco, USA
24
555.1K followers
93 Madrid, Spain Madrid, Spain
23
316K followers
94 Algiers, Algeria Algiers, Algeria
22
36.6K followers
95 Montreal, Canada Montreal, Canada
22
102.3K followers
96 Houston, USA Houston, USA
22
23.1K followers
97 Melbourne, Australia Melbourne, Australia
21
273.1K followers
98 Kobe, Japan Kobe, Japan
21
26.5K followers
99 Tokyo, Japan Tokyo, Japan
21
964.6K followers
100 Denver, USA Denver, USA
20
1.5M followers
101 Toronto, Canada Toronto, Canada
19
315K followers
102 Birmingham, United Kingdom Birmingham, United Kingdom
18
278.6K followers
103 Chicago, USA Chicago, USA
17
37.1K followers
104 Sydney, Australia Sydney, Australia
17
1.6M followers
105 Minneapolis, USA Minneapolis, USA
16
13.5K followers
106 Helsinki, Finland Helsinki, Finland
15
70.4K followers
107 Salt Lake City, USA Salt Lake City, USA
15
40.6K followers
108 Detroit, USA Detroit, USA
12
23.1K followers
109 Paris, France Paris, France
9
5M followers
110 Vancouver BC, Canada Vancouver BC, Canada
5
100.3K followers
111 Portland, USA Portland, USA
2
113.2K followers

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