Air quality in Iran

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

LAST UPDATE (local time)

LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Iran
Most polluted city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 High Technologies Industrial Estate (Kavardeh), Razavi Khorasan

122

2 Bam, Kerman

103

3 Nazarabad, Tehran

97

4 Qarchak, Tehran

96

5 Varamin, Tehran

96

6 Meybod, Yazd

91

7 Bojnurd, Khorasan-e Shomali

88

8 Hashtgerd, Tehran

88

9 Fahraj, Kerman

85

10 Shadgan, Khuzestan

84

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Iran
Cleanest city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1 Paveh, Kermanshah

5

2 Mianeh, East Azerbaijan

6

3 Pol-e Dokhtar, Lorestan

11

4 Zabol, Khorasan-e Jonubi

12

5 Mobarakeh, Isfahan

16

6 Qorveh, Kordestan

16

7 Shooshtar, Khuzestan

17

8 Urmia, West Azerbaijan

17

9 Hamedan, Hamadan

18

10 Zabol, Sistan and Baluchestan

18

(local time)

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OVERVIEW

How polluted is Iran?

2019 Air quality average

Moderate

2019 average US AQI

76

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PM2.5

x2

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

2019  Iran cleanest citySanandaj, Kordestan

27

2019  Iran most polluted cityHendijan, Khuzestan

108

2019 aqi country ranking

How does Iran rank globally in air pollution?

27/ 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

27Iran82'011'735

76

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How to best protect from air pollution?

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