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

#cityUS AQI
1Dhahran

78

2Jeddah

76

3Riyadh

39

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Saudi Arabia
Cleanest city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1Riyadh

39

2Jeddah

76

3Dhahran

78

(local time)

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How polluted is Saudi Arabia?

2019 Air quality average

Moderate

2019 average US AQI

73

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PM2.5

x2

PM2.5 concentration in Saudi Arabia in 2019 was 2 times above WHO exposure recommendation

2019  Saudi Arabia cleanest cityGhran, Makkah Province

67

2019  Saudi Arabia most polluted cityRiyadh, Ar Riyad

72

2019 aqi country ranking

How does Saudi Arabia rank globally in air pollution?

37/ 98 countries ranked in 2019

Which country had the worst air quality in 2019?

#COUNTRYPopulationAVG. US AQI
1Bangladesh166'368'149

165

2Pakistan200'813'818

156

3Mongolia3'121'772

154

4Afghanistan36'373'176

153

5India1'354'051'854

152

6Indonesia266'794'980

141

7Bahrain1'566'993

129

8Nepal29'624'035

123

9Uzbekistan32'364'996

115

10Iraq39'127'900

111

37Saudi Arabia33'413'660

73

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