Air quality in North Macedonia

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

Last update at (local time)

LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time North Macedonia
Most polluted city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Gjorce Petro, Opstina Gjorce Petrov

76

2 Skopje, Skopje

71

3 Ilinden, Skopje

69

4 Gostivar, Gostivar

61

5 Tetovo, Polog

57

6 Strumica, Strumica

37

7 Bitola, Pelagonia

29

8 Kavadarci, Vardar

29

9 Veles, Vardar

29

10 Kocani, Eastern

12

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time North Macedonia
Cleanest city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Mavrovo and Rostuse, Polog

8

2 Kocani, Eastern

12

3 Bitola, Pelagonia

29

4 Kavadarci, Vardar

29

5 Veles, Vardar

29

6 Strumica, Strumica

37

7 Tetovo, Polog

57

8 Gostivar, Gostivar

61

9 Ilinden, Skopje

69

10 Skopje, Skopje

71

(local time)

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OVERVIEW

How polluted is North Macedonia?

The national flag of Rest of the world

2021 Air quality average

Human face indicating AQI level

Moderate

2021 average US AQI

79

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PM2.5

x5.1

2021 average PM2.5 concentration in North Macedonia: 5.1 times the WHO annual air quality guideline value

2021  North Macedonia cleanest city Ilinden , Skopje

54

2021  North Macedonia most polluted city Skopje , Skopje

84

2021 aqi country ranking

How does North Macedonia rank globally in air pollution?

34/ 118 countries ranked in 2021

Which country had the worst air quality in 2021?

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

161

2The national flag of Rest of the worldChad16'425'859

161

3The national flag of Rest of the worldPakistan220'892'331

156

4The national flag of Rest of the worldTajikistan9'537'642

152

5The national flag of Rest of the worldIndia1'380'004'385

151

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

146

7The national flag of Rest of the worldKyrgyzstan6'524'191

138

8The national flag of Rest of the worldBahrain1'701'583

136

9The national flag of Rest of the worldIraq40'222'503

136

10The national flag of Rest of the worldNepal29'136'808

126

34The national flag of Rest of the worldNorth Macedonia2'083'380

79

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