Air quality in India

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

LAST UPDATE (local time)

LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time India
Most polluted city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1Loni

386

2Daurala

350

3Meerut

343

4Baraut

338

5Bulandshahr

323

6Bawana

310

7Deoli

297

8Moradabad

288

9Dadri

276

10Hapur

270

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time India
Cleanest city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1Mysore

12

2Nashik

21

3Shillong

22

4Elur

27

5Chinnasekkadu

49

6Kannur

53

7Alandi

60

8Aurangabad

62

9Satna

63

10Kozhikode

72

(local time)

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OVERVIEW

How polluted is India?

2019 Air quality average

Unhealthy

2019 average US AQI

152

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PM2.5

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

2019  India cleanest citySatna, Madhya Pradesh

58

2019  India most polluted cityGhaziabad, Uttar Pradesh

179

2019 aqi country ranking

How does India rank globally in air pollution?

5/ 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

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How to best protect from air pollution?

Reduce your air pollution exposure in India