Air quality in Turkey

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

LAST UPDATE (local time)

LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Turkey
Most polluted city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1Akyazi

144

2Ankara

134

3Bursa

119

4Erzurum

118

5Izmit

109

6Filyos

108

7Golcuk

93

8Patnos

86

9Korfez

85

10Canakkale

83

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Turkey
Cleanest city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1Suluova

1

2Hakkari

3

3Sirnak

3

4Mardin

8

5Eregli

12

6Sanliurfa

17

7Bitlis

20

8Foca

21

9Sile

21

10Balikesir

23

(local time)

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OVERVIEW

How polluted is Turkey?

2019 Air quality average

Moderate

2019 average US AQI

69

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PM2.5

x2

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

2019  Turkey cleanest citySamsun, Samsun

55

2019  Turkey most polluted city

Lalapaşa, Erzurum

146

2019 aqi country ranking

How does Turkey rank globally in air pollution?

43/ 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

43Turkey81'916'871

69

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