Air quality in Brazil

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

LAST UPDATE (local time)

LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Brazil
Most polluted city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1Placido de Castro

74

2Sao Jose do Rio Preto

72

3Senador Guiomard

62

4Cubatao

58

5Mogi Mirim

56

6Santa Gertrudes

53

7Xapuri

53

8Brasileia

51

9Guarulhos

41

10Americana

40

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Brazil
Cleanest city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1Curitiba

3

2Jacarei

4

3Taboao da Serra

5

4Itaquera

9

5Carapicuiba

10

6Maua

10

7Camacari

11

8Fortaleza

11

9Mancio Lima

11

10Marilia

11

(local time)

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How polluted is Brazil?

2019 Air quality average

Moderate

2019 average US AQI

59

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PM2.5

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PM2.5 concentration in Brazil in 2019 was 1 times above WHO exposure recommendation

2019  Brazil cleanest cityRibeirao Preto, Sao Paulo

34

2019  Brazil most polluted cityCampinas, Sao Paulo

68

2019 aqi country ranking

How does Brazil rank globally in air pollution?

63/ 98 countries ranked in 2019

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

63Brazil210'867'954

59

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How to best protect from air pollution?

Reduce your air pollution exposure in Brazil