Air quality in North Macedonia

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

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time North Macedonia
Most polluted city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Kumanovo, Northeastern

77

2 Skopje, Skopje

61

3 Kavadarci, Vardar

41

4 Strumica, Strumica

41

5 Tetovo, Polog

34

6 Gjorce Petro, Opstina Gjorce Petrov

29

7 Mavrovo and Rostuse, Polog

29

8 Bitola, Pelagonia

28

9 Ilinden, Skopje

25

10 Veles, Vardar

21

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time North Macedonia
Cleanest city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Kocani, Eastern

8

2 Gostivar, Gostivar

17

3 Veles, Vardar

21

4 Ilinden, Skopje

25

5 Bitola, Pelagonia

28

6 Gjorce Petro, Opstina Gjorce Petrov

29

7 Mavrovo and Rostuse, Polog

29

8 Tetovo, Polog

34

9 Kavadarci, Vardar

41

10 Strumica, Strumica

41

(local time)

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How polluted is North Macedonia?

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2020 Air quality average

Human face indicating AQI level

Moderate

2020 average US AQI

90

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PM2.5

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PM2.5 concentration in North Macedonia in 2020 was 3 times above WHO exposure recommendation

2020  North Macedonia cleanest city Kumanovo , Northeastern

74

2020  North Macedonia most polluted city Skopje , Skopje

90

2020 aqi country ranking

How does North Macedonia rank globally in air pollution?

17/ 106 countries ranked in 2020

Which country had the worst air quality in 2020?

#COUNTRYPopulationAVG. US AQI
1The national flag of USABangladesh164'689'383

162

2The national flag of USAPakistan220'892'331

153

3The national flag of USAIndia1'380'004'385

141

4The national flag of USAMongolia3'278'292

128

5The national flag of USAAfghanistan38'928'341

128

6The national flag of USAOman5'106'622

123

7The national flag of USAQatar2'881'060

123

8The national flag of USAKyrgyzstan6'524'191

121

9The national flag of USAIndonesia273'523'621

114

10The national flag of USABosnia Herzegovina3'280'815

113

17The national flag of USANorth Macedonia2'083'380

90

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