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2023

World Air Quality Report

NEWSROOM
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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 Jakarta, Indonesia Jakarta, Indonesia
160
1.7M followers
2 Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
158
7.3K followers
3 Lahore, Pakistan Lahore, Pakistan
128
397.5K followers
4 Batam, Indonesia Batam, Indonesia
114
1.3M followers
5 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai, United Arab Emirates
112
398.3K followers
6 Beijing, China Beijing, China
112
7.4M followers
7 Jerusalem, Israel Jerusalem, Israel
104
61.7K followers
8 Delhi, India Delhi, India
90
2.7M followers
9 Chengdu, China Chengdu, China
90
1.8M followers
10 Nairobi, Kenya Nairobi, Kenya
86
15.4K followers
11 Kuching, Malaysia Kuching, Malaysia
85
49.7K followers
12 Medan, Indonesia Medan, Indonesia
85
1.3M followers
13 Karachi, Pakistan Karachi, Pakistan
84
72.4K followers
14 Lima, Peru Lima, Peru
83
36.8K followers
15 Denver, USA Denver, USA
83
1.6M followers
16 Johannesburg, South Africa Johannesburg, South Africa
82
64K followers
17 Sao Paulo, Brazil Sao Paulo, Brazil
81
84.2K followers
18 Baghdad, Iraq Baghdad, Iraq
79
21.9K followers
19 Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
77
85K followers
20 Singapore, Singapore Singapore, Singapore
77
895.3K followers
21 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
73
395.8K followers
22 Kolkata, India Kolkata, India
71
1.4M followers
23 Mumbai, India Mumbai, India
71
1.5M followers
24 Kampala, Uganda Kampala, Uganda
71
10K followers
25 Santiago, Chile Santiago, Chile
71
99.3K followers
26 Accra, Ghana Accra, Ghana
70
7.3K followers
27 Salt Lake City, USA Salt Lake City, USA
69
54K followers
28 Phnom Penh, Cambodia Phnom Penh, Cambodia
68
402.5K followers
29 Hangzhou, China Hangzhou, China
68
358.7K followers
30 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
67
16.1K followers
31 Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina
65
55.4K followers
32 Detroit, USA Detroit, USA
64
26.4K followers
33 Dakar, Senegal Dakar, Senegal
63
11.9K followers
34 Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
63
2.2M followers
35 Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
63
43.7K followers
36 Cairo City, Egypt Cairo City, Egypt
62
31.2K followers
37 Chicago, USA Chicago, USA
62
50.8K followers
38 Tehran, Iran Tehran, Iran
60
1M followers
39 Athens, Greece Athens, Greece
60
30.8K followers
40 Sofia, Bulgaria Sofia, Bulgaria
60
112.9K followers
41 Budapest, Hungary Budapest, Hungary
60
25.6K followers
42 Tokyo, Japan Tokyo, Japan
60
1M followers
43 Minneapolis, USA Minneapolis, USA
59
19K followers
44 Amsterdam, Netherlands Amsterdam, Netherlands
58
245.6K followers
45 Guangzhou, China Guangzhou, China
58
1.5M followers
46 Belgrade, Serbia Belgrade, Serbia
58
221.3K followers
47 Nice, France Nice, France
56
467.5K followers
48 Lisbon, Portugal Lisbon, Portugal
56
24.9K followers
49 Shenzhen, China Shenzhen, China
56
411.7K followers
50 Shanghai, China Shanghai, China
56
2.2M followers
51 Lyon, France Lyon, France
55
502.5K followers
52 Bratislava, Slovakia Bratislava, Slovakia
55
39.1K followers
53 Wuhan, China Wuhan, China
55
339.4K followers
54 Prague, Czech Republic Prague, Czech Republic
55
110K followers
55 Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
55
54.3K followers
56 Doha, Qatar Doha, Qatar
53
105.8K followers
57 Manama, Bahrain Manama, Bahrain
53
31.7K followers
58 Pristina, Kosovo Pristina, Kosovo
53
14.8K followers
59 Skopje, North Macedonia Skopje, North Macedonia
52
15.9K followers
60 Milano, Italy Milano, Italy
52
131.2K followers
61 Helsinki, Finland Helsinki, Finland
49
77.4K followers
62 Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
49
704.7K followers
63 Tashkent, Uzbekistan Tashkent, Uzbekistan
49
131K followers
64 Chongqing, China Chongqing, China
49
177.9K followers
65 Bangkok, Thailand Bangkok, Thailand
49
5.4M followers
66 Astana, Kazakhstan Astana, Kazakhstan
48
29.4K followers
67 Bucharest, Romania Bucharest, Romania
48
64.8K followers
68 Kyoto, Japan Kyoto, Japan
47
84.8K followers
69 Stockholm, Sweden Stockholm, Sweden
46
40.5K followers
70 Kaohsiung, Taiwan Kaohsiung, Taiwan
44
702.1K followers
71 Incheon, South Korea Incheon, South Korea
44
25.2K followers
72 Rome, Italy Rome, Italy
42
71.5K followers
73 Kuwait City, Kuwait Kuwait City, Kuwait
41
65.7K followers
74 New York City, USA New York City, USA
41
1.9M followers
75 Krakow, Poland Krakow, Poland
40
313.1K followers
76 Vienna, Austria Vienna, Austria
39
149.7K followers
77 Yangon, Myanmar Yangon, Myanmar
38
27.1K followers
78 Istanbul, Turkey Istanbul, Turkey
38
232.4K followers
79 Seoul, South Korea Seoul, South Korea
38
6.8M followers
80 Los Angeles, USA Los Angeles, USA
37
6.5M followers
81 Wroclaw, Poland Wroclaw, Poland
35
256.1K followers
82 Madrid, Spain Madrid, Spain
35
340.1K followers
83 Bern, Switzerland Bern, Switzerland
34
89K followers
84 Kathmandu, Nepal Kathmandu, Nepal
33
152.1K followers
85 Zagreb, Croatia Zagreb, Croatia
33
17.3K followers
86 Berlin, Germany Berlin, Germany
32
205.2K followers
87 Chiang Mai, Thailand Chiang Mai, Thailand
32
11.8M followers
88 Warsaw, Poland Warsaw, Poland
29
333.5K followers
89 Oslo, Norway Oslo, Norway
29
37.3K followers
90 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
27
88.9K followers
91 Krasnoyarsk, Russia Krasnoyarsk, Russia
27
98.3K followers
92 Munich, Germany Munich, Germany
27
357.2K followers
93 Moscow, Russia Moscow, Russia
27
815.1K followers
94 Hanoi, Vietnam Hanoi, Vietnam
27
2.2M followers
95 Montreal, Canada Montreal, Canada
27
116K followers
96 Osaka, Japan Osaka, Japan
27
73.2K followers
97 Kobe, Japan Kobe, Japan
27
28.9K followers
98 Sydney, Australia Sydney, Australia
27
1.6M followers
99 London, United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
27
280.9K followers
100 Rotterdam, Netherlands Rotterdam, Netherlands
23
126.1K followers
101 Bogota, Colombia Bogota, Colombia
23
82.1K followers
102 Vancouver BC, Canada Vancouver BC, Canada
23
137.7K followers
103 Kabul, Afghanistan Kabul, Afghanistan
22
25.7K followers
104 Algiers, Algeria Algiers, Algeria
22
37.5K followers
105 Birmingham, United Kingdom Birmingham, United Kingdom
22
292K followers
106 Taipei, Taiwan Taipei, Taiwan
22
1M followers
107 Washington, D.C., USA Washington, D.C., USA
22
44.8K followers
108 Busan, South Korea Busan, South Korea
22
228K followers
109 Dublin, Ireland Dublin, Ireland
21
23.2K followers
110 Kyiv, Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
20
285.3K followers
111 Toronto, Canada Toronto, Canada
20
377.9K followers
112 Seattle, USA Seattle, USA
20
327.9K followers
113 Paris, France Paris, France
17
5.9M followers
114 Melbourne, Australia Melbourne, Australia
17
313.1K followers
115 Canberra, Australia Canberra, Australia
16
276.7K followers
116 Portland, USA Portland, USA
15
154.5K followers
117 Auckland, New Zealand Auckland, New Zealand
14
74.1K followers
118 Brussels, Belgium Brussels, Belgium
14
145.8K followers
119 Houston, USA Houston, USA
14
32.6K followers
120 San Francisco, USA San Francisco, USA
14
625.4K followers

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