Air quality in Pakistan

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

LAST UPDATE   (local time)

LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Pakistan
Most polluted city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1Faisalabad

169

2Bahawalpur

158

3Peshawar

149

4Gujranwala

145

5Lahore

115

6Muridke

109

7Rawalpindi

102

8Islamabad

67

9Sialkot

51

10Karachi

37

  (local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Pakistan
Cleanest city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1Karachi

37

2Raiwind

37

3Sialkot

51

4Islamabad

67

5Rawalpindi

102

6Muridke

109

7Lahore

115

8Gujranwala

145

9Peshawar

149

10Bahawalpur

158

  (local time)

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How polluted is Pakistan?

2019 Air quality average

Unhealthy

2019 average US AQI

156

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PM2.5

x6

PM2.5 concentration in Pakistan in 2019 was 6 times above WHO exposure recommendation

2019  Pakistan cleanest city

Islamabad, Islamabad

99

2019  Pakistan most polluted city

Gujranwala, Punjab

177

2019 aqi country ranking

How does Pakistan rank globally in air pollution?

2/ 193 countries

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

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