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 Najran, Mintaqat Najran

153

2 Jeddah, Makkah Province

125

3 Medina, Al Madinah al Munawwarah

121

4 Dammam, Al Mintaqah ash Sharqiyah

117

5 Umm as Sahik, Al Mintaqah ash Sharqiyah

107

6 Umm Lajj, Mintaqat Tabuk

107

7 Badr Hunayn, Al Madinah al Munawwarah

105

8 Mizhirah, Jizan Region

84

9 Tabuk, Mintaqat Tabuk

70

10 Riyadh, Ar Riyad

65

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Saudi Arabia
Cleanest city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Turaif, Mintaqat al Hudud ash Shamaliyah

5

2 Al Fuwayliq, Al-Qassim Province

8

3 Al-`Ula, Al Madinah al Munawwarah

15

4 Ha'il, Hai'l Region

15

5 Unaizah, Al-Qassim Province

15

6 Dhahran, Al Mintaqah ash Sharqiyah

20

7 Qurayyat, Al Jawf

21

8 Arar, Mintaqat al Hudud ash Shamaliyah

24

9 Al Bahah, Mintaqat al Bahah

37

10 Buraydah, Al-Qassim Province

41

(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

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PM2.5 concentration in Saudi Arabia air is currently 2 times above WHO exposure recommendation

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 USABangladesh164'689'383

162

2The national flag of USAPakistan220'892'331

153

3The national flag of USAIndia1'380'004'385

141

4The national flag of USAMongolia3'278'292

128

5The national flag of USAAfghanistan38'928'341

128

6The national flag of USAOman5'106'622

123

7The national flag of USAQatar2'881'060

123

8The national flag of USAKyrgyzstan6'524'191

121

9The national flag of USAIndonesia273'523'621

114

10The national flag of USABosnia Herzegovina3'280'815

113

29The national flag of USASaudi Arabia34'813'867

74

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