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2023

World Air Quality Report

NEWSROOM
AQI US legend

0-50

Good

51-100

Moderate

101-150

Unhealthy for sensitive groups

151-200

Unhealthy

201-300

Very unhealthy

301+

Hazardous

Rank Major city, country/region AQI USFollowers
1 Kolkata, India Kolkata, India
154
1.4M followers
2 Shanghai, China Shanghai, China
154
2.1M followers
3 Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina
141
48.4K followers
4 Kathmandu, Nepal Kathmandu, Nepal
136
144.8K followers
5 Chiang Mai, Thailand Chiang Mai, Thailand
136
11.7M followers
6 Mexico City, Mexico Mexico City, Mexico
133
338.3K followers
7 Dhaka, Bangladesh Dhaka, Bangladesh
128
224.3K followers
8 Cairo City, Egypt Cairo City, Egypt
127
24.9K followers
9 Delhi, India Delhi, India
110
2.7M followers
10 Jakarta, Indonesia Jakarta, Indonesia
107
1.7M followers
11 Bogota, Colombia Bogota, Colombia
103
79.3K followers
12 Lahore, Pakistan Lahore, Pakistan
99
380.1K followers
13 Kuwait City, Kuwait Kuwait City, Kuwait
98
63.4K followers
14 Hanoi, Vietnam Hanoi, Vietnam
97
2.2M followers
15 Karachi, Pakistan Karachi, Pakistan
91
67.7K followers
16 Wuhan, China Wuhan, China
91
316.4K followers
17 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai, United Arab Emirates
91
363.5K followers
18 Jerusalem, Israel Jerusalem, Israel
88
59.3K followers
19 Hangzhou, China Hangzhou, China
88
315.4K followers
20 Santiago, Chile Santiago, Chile
87
93.2K followers
21 Batam, Indonesia Batam, Indonesia
86
1.3M followers
22 Johannesburg, South Africa Johannesburg, South Africa
82
62K followers
23 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
82
377.1K followers
24 Kaohsiung, Taiwan Kaohsiung, Taiwan
82
681K followers
25 Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
81
79.9K followers
26 Mumbai, India Mumbai, India
81
1.5M followers
27 Medan, Indonesia Medan, Indonesia
80
1.3M followers
28 Yangon, Myanmar Yangon, Myanmar
80
23.2K followers
29 Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
77
51K followers
30 Tashkent, Uzbekistan Tashkent, Uzbekistan
76
112.9K followers
31 Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
74
6.6K followers
32 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
74
15K followers
33 Incheon, South Korea Incheon, South Korea
74
22.1K followers
34 Rome, Italy Rome, Italy
73
62.4K followers
35 Chongqing, China Chongqing, China
73
168.1K followers
36 Doha, Qatar Doha, Qatar
72
99.2K followers
37 Taipei, Taiwan Taipei, Taiwan
72
974K followers
38 Manama, Bahrain Manama, Bahrain
71
29.5K followers
39 Baghdad, Iraq Baghdad, Iraq
70
19.4K followers
40 Guangzhou, China Guangzhou, China
68
1.5M followers
41 Phnom Penh, Cambodia Phnom Penh, Cambodia
66
393.9K followers
42 Tehran, Iran Tehran, Iran
65
1M followers
43 Istanbul, Turkey Istanbul, Turkey
63
218.6K followers
44 Lima, Peru Lima, Peru
63
34.5K followers
45 Bangkok, Thailand Bangkok, Thailand
63
5.3M followers
46 Vienna, Austria Vienna, Austria
57
140.8K followers
47 Singapore, Singapore Singapore, Singapore
56
855.9K followers
48 Zagreb, Croatia Zagreb, Croatia
56
14.3K followers
49 Athens, Greece Athens, Greece
56
24.3K followers
50 Nairobi, Kenya Nairobi, Kenya
56
13.5K followers
51 Chengdu, China Chengdu, China
55
1.7M followers
52 Skopje, North Macedonia Skopje, North Macedonia
50
13.6K followers
53 Shenzhen, China Shenzhen, China
50
381.1K followers
54 Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
50
667.4K followers
55 Krakow, Poland Krakow, Poland
49
303.3K followers
56 Brussels, Belgium Brussels, Belgium
48
139K followers
57 Lisbon, Portugal Lisbon, Portugal
47
20.7K followers
58 Astana, Kazakhstan Astana, Kazakhstan
47
25.3K followers
59 Wroclaw, Poland Wroclaw, Poland
45
253K followers
60 Accra, Ghana Accra, Ghana
45
6.2K followers
61 Sao Paulo, Brazil Sao Paulo, Brazil
44
79.7K followers
62 Kuching, Malaysia Kuching, Malaysia
43
48.9K followers
63 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
41
83.7K followers
64 Warsaw, Poland Warsaw, Poland
40
322.2K followers
65 Paris, France Paris, France
39
5.4M followers
66 Stockholm, Sweden Stockholm, Sweden
38
34.3K followers
67 Amsterdam, Netherlands Amsterdam, Netherlands
38
233.4K followers
68 Berlin, Germany Berlin, Germany
38
193K followers
69 Madrid, Spain Madrid, Spain
37
325.2K followers
70 Prague, Czech Republic Prague, Czech Republic
36
105.4K followers
71 Bucharest, Romania Bucharest, Romania
35
61.6K followers
72 Rotterdam, Netherlands Rotterdam, Netherlands
34
120.4K followers
73 Dublin, Ireland Dublin, Ireland
34
20.1K followers
74 Bern, Switzerland Bern, Switzerland
33
84K followers
75 Lyon, France Lyon, France
33
485.2K followers
76 Munich, Germany Munich, Germany
33
337.1K followers
77 Budapest, Hungary Budapest, Hungary
33
21.6K followers
78 Montreal, Canada Montreal, Canada
33
107.6K followers
79 Denver, USA Denver, USA
33
1.5M followers
80 Seoul, South Korea Seoul, South Korea
33
6.3M followers
81 Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
33
37.7K followers
82 Toronto, Canada Toronto, Canada
32
329K followers
83 New York City, USA New York City, USA
32
1.8M followers
84 Kampala, Uganda Kampala, Uganda
31
9.3K followers
85 Sofia, Bulgaria Sofia, Bulgaria
31
109.1K followers
86 Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
31
2.2M followers
87 London, United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
30
229.4K followers
88 Beijing, China Beijing, China
29
6.8M followers
89 San Francisco, USA San Francisco, USA
29
576.7K followers
90 Busan, South Korea Busan, South Korea
28
184.3K followers
91 Los Angeles, USA Los Angeles, USA
28
6M followers
92 Birmingham, United Kingdom Birmingham, United Kingdom
27
282.1K followers
93 Bratislava, Slovakia Bratislava, Slovakia
27
37.8K followers
94 Washington, D.C., USA Washington, D.C., USA
27
37.3K followers
95 Houston, USA Houston, USA
27
26.7K followers
96 Chicago, USA Chicago, USA
27
42.4K followers
97 Salt Lake City, USA Salt Lake City, USA
27
44.7K followers
98 Detroit, USA Detroit, USA
26
24.3K followers
99 Canberra, Australia Canberra, Australia
26
271.2K followers
100 Belgrade, Serbia Belgrade, Serbia
26
197.5K followers
101 Kyiv, Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
25
270.9K followers
102 Tokyo, Japan Tokyo, Japan
25
1M followers
103 Moscow, Russia Moscow, Russia
23
766.7K followers
104 Milano, Italy Milano, Italy
23
112K followers
105 Minneapolis, USA Minneapolis, USA
23
15K followers
106 Helsinki, Finland Helsinki, Finland
22
73.1K followers
107 Portland, USA Portland, USA
22
124.5K followers
108 Pristina, Kosovo Pristina, Kosovo
20
12.7K followers
109 Algiers, Algeria Algiers, Algeria
19
36.9K followers
110 Vancouver BC, Canada Vancouver BC, Canada
19
113.2K followers
111 Melbourne, Australia Melbourne, Australia
15
291.2K followers
112 Seattle, USA Seattle, USA
15
294K followers
113 Auckland, New Zealand Auckland, New Zealand
13
66.2K followers
114 Krasnoyarsk, Russia Krasnoyarsk, Russia
13
94.9K followers
115 Osaka, Japan Osaka, Japan
12
61.2K followers
116 Kyoto, Japan Kyoto, Japan
10
79.6K followers
117 Sydney, Australia Sydney, Australia
10
1.6M followers
118 Kabul, Afghanistan Kabul, Afghanistan
8
21.8K followers
119 Kobe, Japan Kobe, Japan
8
27.5K followers
120 Oslo, Norway Oslo, Norway
0
31.9K followers

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