Air quality in Ghana

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

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Ghana
Most polluted city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Accra, Greater Accra

77

2 Mamponteng, Ashanti

70

3 Kintampo, Brong-Ahafo

53

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Ghana
Cleanest city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Kintampo, Brong-Ahafo

53

2 Mamponteng, Ashanti

70

3 Accra, Greater Accra

77

(local time)

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How polluted is Ghana?

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2020 Air quality average

Human face indicating AQI level

Moderate

2020 average US AQI

82

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PM2.5

x2.7

PM2.5 concentration in Ghana air is currently 2.7 times above the WHO annual air quality guideline value

2020  Ghana cleanest city Accra , Greater Accra

82

2020  Ghana most polluted city Accra , Greater Accra

82

2020 aqi country ranking

How does Ghana rank globally in air pollution?

24/ 106 countries ranked in 2020

Which country had the worst air quality in 2020?

#COUNTRYPopulationAVG. US AQI
1The national flag of CanadaBangladesh164'689'383

162

2The national flag of CanadaPakistan220'892'331

153

3The national flag of CanadaIndia1'380'004'385

141

4The national flag of CanadaMongolia3'278'292

128

5The national flag of CanadaAfghanistan38'928'341

128

6The national flag of CanadaOman5'106'622

123

7The national flag of CanadaQatar2'881'060

123

8The national flag of CanadaKyrgyzstan6'524'191

121

9The national flag of CanadaIndonesia273'523'621

114

10The national flag of CanadaBosnia Herzegovina3'280'815

113

24The national flag of CanadaGhana31'072'945

82

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