Air quality in Switzerland

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

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Switzerland
Most polluted city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Unteriberg, Schwyz

75

2 Mendrisio, Ticino

72

3 Chiasso, Ticino

65

4 Giubiasco, Ticino

61

5 Locarno, Ticino

61

6 Bodio, Ticino

55

7 Minusio, Ticino

55

8 Lumino, Ticino

45

9 Pregassona, Ticino

45

10 Santa Maria in Calanca, Grisons

41

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Switzerland
Cleanest city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Embrach, Zurich

0

2 Rorschach, St. Gallen

0

3 Dietikon, Zurich

1

4 Rotkreuz, Zug

2

5 Lausanne, Vaud

3

6 Kussnacht, Schwyz

4

7 Wettingen, Aargau

4

8 Zurich, Zurich

4

9 Wuelflingen (Kreis 6) / Lindenplatz, Zurich

6

10 Liestal, Basel-Landschaft

7

(local time)

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OVERVIEW

How polluted is Switzerland?

The national flag of Rest of the world

2020 Air quality average

Human face indicating AQI level

Good

2020 average US AQI

37

PM2.5 concentration in Switzerland air currently meets the WHO annual air quality guideline value

2020  Switzerland cleanest city Neuchatel , Neuchatel

19

2020  Switzerland most polluted city Rotkreuz , Zug

58

2020 aqi country ranking

How does Switzerland rank globally in air pollution?

89/ 106 countries ranked in 2020

Which country had the worst air quality in 2020?

#COUNTRYPopulationAVG. US AQI
1The national flag of Rest of the worldBangladesh164'689'383

162

2The national flag of Rest of the worldPakistan220'892'331

153

3The national flag of Rest of the worldIndia1'380'004'385

141

4The national flag of Rest of the worldMongolia3'278'292

128

5The national flag of Rest of the worldAfghanistan38'928'341

128

6The national flag of Rest of the worldOman5'106'622

123

7The national flag of Rest of the worldQatar2'881'060

123

8The national flag of Rest of the worldKyrgyzstan6'524'191

121

9The national flag of Rest of the worldIndonesia273'523'621

114

10The national flag of Rest of the worldBosnia Herzegovina3'280'815

113

89The national flag of Rest of the worldSwitzerland8'654'618

37

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