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2022

World Air Quality Report

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 Hanoi, Vietnam Hanoi, Vietnam
232
2.1M followers
2 Lahore, Pakistan Lahore, Pakistan
193
370.5K followers
3 Yangon, Myanmar Yangon, Myanmar
188
18.7K followers
4 Dhaka, Bangladesh Dhaka, Bangladesh
182
219.5K followers
5 Wuhan, China Wuhan, China
177
298.5K followers
6 Mumbai, India Mumbai, India
168
1.5M followers
7 Kolkata, India Kolkata, India
168
1.4M followers
8 Delhi, India Delhi, India
163
2.7M followers
9 Tehran, Iran Tehran, Iran
157
1M followers
10 Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
155
34.1K followers
11 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai, United Arab Emirates
151
340.4K followers
12 Beijing, China Beijing, China
146
6.3M followers
13 Chengdu, China Chengdu, China
137
1.7M followers
14 Karachi, Pakistan Karachi, Pakistan
134
64.9K followers
15 Chiang Mai, Thailand Chiang Mai, Thailand
133
11.5M followers
16 Phnom Penh, Cambodia Phnom Penh, Cambodia
129
384.2K followers
17 Chongqing, China Chongqing, China
119
158.3K followers
18 Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
115
2.2M followers
19 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
114
361.9K followers
20 Prague, Czech Republic Prague, Czech Republic
113
102.1K followers
21 Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
112
48.7K followers
22 Tashkent, Uzbekistan Tashkent, Uzbekistan
107
95.6K followers
23 Wroclaw, Poland Wroclaw, Poland
102
250.7K followers
24 Doha, Qatar Doha, Qatar
98
94.9K followers
25 Krakow, Poland Krakow, Poland
97
297.8K followers
26 Istanbul, Turkey Istanbul, Turkey
97
210.9K followers
27 Seoul, South Korea Seoul, South Korea
93
5.9M followers
28 Baghdad, Iraq Baghdad, Iraq
92
18.1K followers
29 Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina
91
44.5K followers
30 Hangzhou, China Hangzhou, China
88
284.8K followers
31 Taipei, Taiwan Taipei, Taiwan
87
948.3K followers
32 Belgrade, Serbia Belgrade, Serbia
85
183.5K followers
33 Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
82
6.3K followers
34 Berlin, Germany Berlin, Germany
82
182.6K followers
35 Kabul, Afghanistan Kabul, Afghanistan
78
19.3K followers
36 Bogota, Colombia Bogota, Colombia
78
77.4K followers
37 Shenyang, China Shenyang, China
77
161.9K followers
38 Kathmandu, Nepal Kathmandu, Nepal
76
136.3K followers
39 Kampala, Uganda Kampala, Uganda
74
9K followers
40 Budapest, Hungary Budapest, Hungary
74
18.9K followers
41 Sofia, Bulgaria Sofia, Bulgaria
71
106.5K followers
42 Kyoto, Japan Kyoto, Japan
71
74.9K followers
43 Bangkok, Thailand Bangkok, Thailand
71
5.2M followers
44 Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
70
76.4K followers
45 Shanghai, China Shanghai, China
70
2M followers
46 Kyiv, Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine
70
258.3K followers
47 Sao Paulo, Brazil Sao Paulo, Brazil
70
77.6K followers
48 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
69
14.3K followers
49 Krasnoyarsk, Russia Krasnoyarsk, Russia
68
92.8K followers
50 Bratislava, Slovakia Bratislava, Slovakia
68
36.7K followers
51 Accra, Ghana Accra, Ghana
68
5.7K followers
52 Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
67
639.4K followers
53 Warsaw, Poland Warsaw, Poland
66
315.5K followers
54 Kuwait City, Kuwait Kuwait City, Kuwait
65
61.7K followers
55 Osaka, Japan Osaka, Japan
65
50.6K followers
56 Munich, Germany Munich, Germany
64
326.7K followers
57 Brussels, Belgium Brussels, Belgium
63
135K followers
58 Nicosia, Cyprus Nicosia, Cyprus
63
4K followers
59 Kaohsiung, Taiwan Kaohsiung, Taiwan
61
668.2K followers
60 Bucharest, Romania Bucharest, Romania
61
59.2K followers
61 Guangzhou, China Guangzhou, China
61
1.5M followers
62 Jakarta, Indonesia Jakarta, Indonesia
61
1.6M followers
63 Johannesburg, South Africa Johannesburg, South Africa
59
60.8K followers
64 Moscow, Russia Moscow, Russia
59
732.3K followers
65 Shenzhen, China Shenzhen, China
59
357.9K followers
66 Kobe, Japan Kobe, Japan
59
26.6K followers
67 Skopje, North Macedonia Skopje, North Macedonia
57
12.2K followers
68 Zagreb, Croatia Zagreb, Croatia
56
12.6K followers
69 Lyon, France Lyon, France
55
478.9K followers
70 Nagoya, Japan Nagoya, Japan
55
8K followers
71 Rotterdam, Netherlands Rotterdam, Netherlands
54
117.9K followers
72 Mexico City, Mexico Mexico City, Mexico
53
331.4K followers
73 Singapore, Singapore Singapore, Singapore
53
826.7K followers
74 Chicago, USA Chicago, USA
51
37.6K followers
75 Tokyo, Japan Tokyo, Japan
45
968K followers
76 Toronto, Canada Toronto, Canada
42
316.1K followers
77 Montreal, Canada Montreal, Canada
41
102.7K followers
78 Vienna, Austria Vienna, Austria
41
135.6K followers
79 Astana, Kazakhstan Astana, Kazakhstan
40
22.2K followers
80 Lima, Peru Lima, Peru
40
33.5K followers
81 Detroit, USA Detroit, USA
40
23.2K followers
82 Nairobi, Kenya Nairobi, Kenya
40
12.4K followers
83 Jerusalem, Israel Jerusalem, Israel
39
58K followers
84 Oslo, Norway Oslo, Norway
39
27K followers
85 Santiago, Chile Santiago, Chile
39
91.3K followers
86 Milano, Italy Milano, Italy
38
100.2K followers
87 Cairo City, Egypt Cairo City, Egypt
37
21.5K followers
88 Minneapolis, USA Minneapolis, USA
37
13.7K followers
89 Kuching, Malaysia Kuching, Malaysia
36
48.1K followers
90 Washington, D.C., USA Washington, D.C., USA
36
32.6K followers
91 Amsterdam, Netherlands Amsterdam, Netherlands
35
226.8K followers
92 Helsinki, Finland Helsinki, Finland
33
70.6K followers
93 Busan, South Korea Busan, South Korea
33
148.1K followers
94 Pristina, Kosovo Pristina, Kosovo
32
11.3K followers
95 Paris, France Paris, France
31
5M followers
96 London, United Kingdom London, United Kingdom
30
198.4K followers
97 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
29
80.3K followers
98 Madrid, Spain Madrid, Spain
28
316.5K followers
99 Houston, USA Houston, USA
28
23.4K followers
100 Bern, Switzerland Bern, Switzerland
27
81.2K followers
101 Nice, France Nice, France
27
446.2K followers
102 Algiers, Algeria Algiers, Algeria
25
36.6K followers
103 Birmingham, United Kingdom Birmingham, United Kingdom
25
278.8K followers
104 New York City, USA New York City, USA
25
1.8M followers
105 Seattle, USA Seattle, USA
24
281.5K followers
106 Melbourne, Australia Melbourne, Australia
21
274.4K followers
107 Rome, Italy Rome, Italy
17
56.3K followers
108 Denver, USA Denver, USA
17
1.5M followers
109 Sydney, Australia Sydney, Australia
17
1.6M followers
110 Lisbon, Portugal Lisbon, Portugal
16
17.4K followers
111 Canberra, Australia Canberra, Australia
16
267.5K followers
112 Los Angeles, USA Los Angeles, USA
14
5.5M followers
113 Vancouver BC, Canada Vancouver BC, Canada
11
101.4K followers
114 Salt Lake City, USA Salt Lake City, USA
7
41.3K followers
115 San Francisco, USA San Francisco, USA
7
557.2K followers
116 Athens, Greece Athens, Greece
6
20.7K followers
117 Portland, USA Portland, USA
6
114.3K followers

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