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 Riyadh, Ar Riyad

155

2 Rabigh, Makkah Province

105

3 Mizhirah, Jizan Region

96

4 Jeddah, Makkah Province

93

5 Sakakah, Al Jawf

85

6 Ghran, Makkah Province

81

7 Badr Hunayn, Al Madinah al Munawwarah

78

8 Ar Rass, Al-Qassim Province

76

9 Umm as Sahik, Al Mintaqah ash Sharqiyah

76

10 Najran, Mintaqat Najran

70

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Saudi Arabia
Cleanest city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Umm Lajj, Mintaqat Tabuk

8

2 Abha, Mintaqat 'Asir

9

3 Al Fuwayliq, Al-Qassim Province

12

4 Al-`Ula, Al Madinah al Munawwarah

12

5 Duba, Mintaqat Tabuk

12

6 Arar, Mintaqat al Hudud ash Shamaliyah

19

7 Unaizah, Al-Qassim Province

19

8 Ta'if, Makkah Province

20

9 Mecca, Makkah Province

21

10 Qurayyat, Al Jawf

22

(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

x2.3

PM2.5 concentration in Saudi Arabia air is currently 2.3 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 ThailandBangladesh164'689'383

162

2The national flag of ThailandPakistan220'892'331

153

3The national flag of ThailandIndia1'380'004'385

141

4The national flag of ThailandMongolia3'278'292

128

5The national flag of ThailandAfghanistan38'928'341

128

6The national flag of ThailandOman5'106'622

123

7The national flag of ThailandQatar2'881'060

123

8The national flag of ThailandKyrgyzstan6'524'191

121

9The national flag of ThailandIndonesia273'523'621

114

10The national flag of ThailandBosnia Herzegovina3'280'815

113

29The national flag of ThailandSaudi Arabia34'813'867

74

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