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2023

World Air Quality Report

NEWSROOM
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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 Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
184
6.7K followers
2 Jakarta, Indonesia Jakarta, Indonesia
156
1.7M followers
3 Delhi, India Delhi, India
151
2.7M followers
4 Lahore, Pakistan Lahore, Pakistan
124
387.3K followers
5 Houston, USA Houston, USA
122
29K followers
6 Medan, Indonesia Medan, Indonesia
118
1.3M followers
7 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
112
85.7K followers
8 Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
101
52.2K followers
9 Kathmandu, Nepal Kathmandu, Nepal
98
147.7K followers
10 Lima, Peru Lima, Peru
97
35.2K followers
11 Kampala, Uganda Kampala, Uganda
96
9.5K followers
12 Melbourne, Australia Melbourne, Australia
92
299.6K followers
13 Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
90
81.9K followers
14 Manama, Bahrain Manama, Bahrain
86
30.2K followers
15 Batam, Indonesia Batam, Indonesia
84
1.3M followers
16 Karachi, Pakistan Karachi, Pakistan
84
69.4K followers
17 Dhaka, Bangladesh Dhaka, Bangladesh
83
227.1K followers
18 Baghdad, Iraq Baghdad, Iraq
82
20.3K followers
19 Mumbai, India Mumbai, India
79
1.5M followers
20 Sydney, Australia Sydney, Australia
79
1.6M followers
21 Doha, Qatar Doha, Qatar
75
101.4K followers
22 Jerusalem, Israel Jerusalem, Israel
75
60.3K followers
23 Beijing, China Beijing, China
75
7M followers
24 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai, United Arab Emirates
75
375.5K followers
25 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
71
15.4K followers
26 Kuwait City, Kuwait Kuwait City, Kuwait
70
64.2K followers
27 Incheon, South Korea Incheon, South Korea
69
23.1K followers
28 Bogota, Colombia Bogota, Colombia
67
80.3K followers
29 Hangzhou, China Hangzhou, China
65
332.1K followers
30 Chongqing, China Chongqing, China
65
172.1K followers
31 Istanbul, Turkey Istanbul, Turkey
65
224.3K followers
32 Tehran, Iran Tehran, Iran
64
1M followers
33 Wuhan, China Wuhan, China
64
325.4K followers
34 Cairo City, Egypt Cairo City, Egypt
63
27.1K followers
35 Algiers, Algeria Algiers, Algeria
63
37.1K followers
36 Hanoi, Vietnam Hanoi, Vietnam
61
2.2M followers
37 Santiago, Chile Santiago, Chile
60
95K followers
38 Nairobi, Kenya Nairobi, Kenya
60
14.1K followers
39 Seoul, South Korea Seoul, South Korea
60
6.5M followers
40 Phnom Penh, Cambodia Phnom Penh, Cambodia
59
397.1K followers
41 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
58
383.3K followers
42 Kaohsiung, Taiwan Kaohsiung, Taiwan
58
689.6K followers
43 Shanghai, China Shanghai, China
58
2.1M followers
44 Stockholm, Sweden Stockholm, Sweden
55
36.7K followers
45 Guangzhou, China Guangzhou, China
55
1.5M followers
46 Astana, Kazakhstan Astana, Kazakhstan
53
26.7K followers
47 Zagreb, Croatia Zagreb, Croatia
53
15.3K followers
48 Brussels, Belgium Brussels, Belgium
52
141.6K followers
49 Kolkata, India Kolkata, India
52
1.4M followers
50 Accra, Ghana Accra, Ghana
52
6.6K followers
51 Washington, D.C., USA Washington, D.C., USA
52
40.1K followers
52 Canberra, Australia Canberra, Australia
52
273.4K followers
53 Chengdu, China Chengdu, China
49
1.7M followers
54 Taipei, Taiwan Taipei, Taiwan
47
987.9K followers
55 Warsaw, Poland Warsaw, Poland
46
327.1K followers
56 Bucharest, Romania Bucharest, Romania
46
62.7K followers
57 Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
46
40K followers
58 Nice, France Nice, France
44
457.1K followers
59 Munich, Germany Munich, Germany
44
344.3K followers
60 Moscow, Russia Moscow, Russia
44
785.4K followers
61 Oslo, Norway Oslo, Norway
44
33.9K followers
62 Shenzhen, China Shenzhen, China
44
392.9K followers
63 Berlin, Germany Berlin, Germany
44
197.6K followers
64 Vienna, Austria Vienna, Austria
44
144K followers
65 London, United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
44
247.8K followers
66 Helsinki, Finland Helsinki, Finland
43
74.6K followers
67 Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina
43
50.6K followers
68 Bratislava, Slovakia Bratislava, Slovakia
42
38.2K followers
69 Singapore, Singapore Singapore, Singapore
41
870.1K followers
70 Paris, France Paris, France
41
5.6M followers
71 Budapest, Hungary Budapest, Hungary
40
23.1K followers
72 Madrid, Spain Madrid, Spain
40
330.6K followers
73 Birmingham, United Kingdom Birmingham, United Kingdom
39
285.5K followers
74 Skopje, North Macedonia Skopje, North Macedonia
38
14.4K followers
75 Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
38
2.2M followers
76 Tashkent, Uzbekistan Tashkent, Uzbekistan
38
119.6K followers
77 Busan, South Korea Busan, South Korea
38
200.7K followers
78 Prague, Czech Republic Prague, Czech Republic
37
107.1K followers
79 Athens, Greece Athens, Greece
37
27.2K followers
80 Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
36
680.8K followers
81 Bern, Switzerland Bern, Switzerland
35
85.7K followers
82 Lyon, France Lyon, France
35
491K followers
83 Amsterdam, Netherlands Amsterdam, Netherlands
35
237.8K followers
84 Rome, Italy Rome, Italy
35
65.7K followers
85 New York City, USA New York City, USA
35
1.8M followers
86 Kuching, Malaysia Kuching, Malaysia
34
49.2K followers
87 Dublin, Ireland Dublin, Ireland
34
21.2K followers
88 Wroclaw, Poland Wroclaw, Poland
33
254.1K followers
89 Krakow, Poland Krakow, Poland
33
307.5K followers
90 Kyoto, Japan Kyoto, Japan
33
81.6K followers
91 Belgrade, Serbia Belgrade, Serbia
33
205.9K followers
92 Kobe, Japan Kobe, Japan
33
27.9K followers
93 Tokyo, Japan Tokyo, Japan
33
1M followers
94 Lisbon, Portugal Lisbon, Portugal
32
22.3K followers
95 Detroit, USA Detroit, USA
31
25.1K followers
96 Kyiv, Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
31
275.6K followers
97 Rotterdam, Netherlands Rotterdam, Netherlands
30
122.5K followers
98 Pristina, Kosovo Pristina, Kosovo
30
13.5K followers
99 Los Angeles, USA Los Angeles, USA
28
6.2M followers
100 Sofia, Bulgaria Sofia, Bulgaria
27
110.5K followers
101 Sao Paulo, Brazil Sao Paulo, Brazil
27
81.2K followers
102 Denver, USA Denver, USA
26
1.5M followers
103 Kabul, Afghanistan Kabul, Afghanistan
22
23.4K followers
104 Chiang Mai, Thailand Chiang Mai, Thailand
22
11.7M followers
105 Krasnoyarsk, Russia Krasnoyarsk, Russia
21
96K followers
106 Chicago, USA Chicago, USA
20
45.4K followers
107 Milano, Italy Milano, Italy
19
119K followers
108 Montreal, Canada Montreal, Canada
19
111K followers
109 Minneapolis, USA Minneapolis, USA
19
16.9K followers
110 Seattle, USA Seattle, USA
17
302.6K followers
111 Bangkok, Thailand Bangkok, Thailand
16
5.3M followers
112 Toronto, Canada Toronto, Canada
15
347.2K followers
113 Vancouver BC, Canada Vancouver BC, Canada
15
121.8K followers
114 Portland, USA Portland, USA
14
132.2K followers
115 Salt Lake City, USA Salt Lake City, USA
12
47.2K followers
116 Yangon, Myanmar Yangon, Myanmar
11
24.8K followers
117 Auckland, New Zealand Auckland, New Zealand
8
69.8K followers
118 San Francisco, USA San Francisco, USA
6
589.6K followers

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