Air quality in Switzerland

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

LAST UPDATE (local time)

LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Switzerland
Most polluted city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Rotkreuz, Zug

69

2 Embrach, Zurich

67

3 Liestal, Basel-Landschaft

61

4 Horn, Thurgau

59

5 Dietikon, Zurich

56

6 Lausanne, Vaud

53

7 Sankt Gallen, St. Gallen

53

8 Wettingen, Aargau

53

9 Wattwil, St. Gallen

49

10 Ebnat-Kappel, St. Gallen

48

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Switzerland
Cleanest city ranking

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#cityUS AQI
1 Kussnacht, Schwyz

5

2 Neuchatel, Neuchatel

5

3 Zug, Zug

6

4 Payerne, Vaud

7

5 Giubiasco, Ticino

8

6 Goldingen, St. Gallen

8

7 Lumino, Ticino

8

8 Santa Maria in Calanca, Grisons

8

9 Neuhausen, Schaffhausen

10

10 Sion, Valais

11

(local time)

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OVERVIEW

How polluted is Switzerland?

The national flag of USA

2020 Air quality average

Human face indicating AQI level

Good

2020 average US AQI

37

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PM2.5

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PM2.5 concentration in Switzerland air is currently 0 times above the WHO annual air quality guideline value

2020  Switzerland cleanest city Neuchatel , Neuchatel

19

2020  Switzerland most polluted city Rotkreuz , Zug

58

2020 aqi country ranking

How does Switzerland rank globally in air pollution?

89/ 106 countries ranked in 2020

Which country had the worst air quality in 2020?

#COUNTRYPopulationAVG. US AQI
1The national flag of USABangladesh164'689'383

162

2The national flag of USAPakistan220'892'331

153

3The national flag of USAIndia1'380'004'385

141

4The national flag of USAMongolia3'278'292

128

5The national flag of USAAfghanistan38'928'341

128

6The national flag of USAOman5'106'622

123

7The national flag of USAQatar2'881'060

123

8The national flag of USAKyrgyzstan6'524'191

121

9The national flag of USAIndonesia273'523'621

114

10The national flag of USABosnia Herzegovina3'280'815

113

89The national flag of USASwitzerland8'654'618

37

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