Air quality in Saudi Arabia

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

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Saudi Arabia
Most polluted city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Badr Hunayn, Al Madinah al Munawwarah

161

2 Mizhirah, Jizan Region

92

3 Rabigh, Makkah Province

88

4 Umm as Sahik, Al Mintaqah ash Sharqiyah

84

5 Tabuk, Mintaqat Tabuk

73

6 Najran, Mintaqat Najran

63

7 Riyadh, Ar Riyad

57

8 Ha'il, Hai'l Region

54

9 Al Hufuf, Al Mintaqah ash Sharqiyah

53

10 Jeddah, Makkah Province

52

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Saudi Arabia
Cleanest city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Abha, Mintaqat 'Asir

21

2 Dhahran, Al Mintaqah ash Sharqiyah

25

3 Qurayyat, Al Jawf

25

4 Arar, Mintaqat al Hudud ash Shamaliyah

29

5 Al-`Ula, Al Madinah al Munawwarah

33

6 Duba, Mintaqat Tabuk

33

7 Umm Lajj, Mintaqat Tabuk

33

8 Turaif, Mintaqat al Hudud ash Shamaliyah

37

9 Buraydah, Al-Qassim Province

41

10 Ghran, Makkah Province

42

(local time)

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How polluted is Saudi Arabia?

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2020 Air quality average

Human face indicating AQI level

Moderate

2020 average US AQI

74

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PM2.5

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

2020  Saudi Arabia cleanest city Riyadh , Ar Riyad

74

2020  Saudi Arabia most polluted city Dhahran , Al Mintaqah ash Sharqiyah

104

2020 aqi country ranking

How does Saudi Arabia rank globally in air pollution?

29/ 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

29The national flag of USASaudi Arabia34'813'867

74

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