Air quality in Switzerland

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

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Switzerland
Most polluted city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1Dubendorf

85

2Richterswil / Dorfkern

80

3Rotkreuz

73

4Dietikon

71

5Ibach

70

6Zug

65

7Seedorf

63

8Emmen

61

9Illnau

61

10Attinghausen

59

(local time)

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LIVE AQI CITY RANKING

Real-time Switzerland
Cleanest city ranking

#cityUS AQI
1Chancy

2

2Meyrin

5

3Geneve

7

4La Tour-de-Peilz

21

5Pregassona

21

6Saint-Maurice

21

7Ecublens

23

8Bex

29

9Chur

29

10Montana

29

(local time)

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OVERVIEW

How polluted is Switzerland?

2019 Air quality average

Good

2019 average US AQI

45

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PM2.5

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

2019  Switzerland cleanest cityKussnacht, Schwyz

26

2019  Switzerland most polluted cityRotkreuz, Zug

60

2019 aqi country ranking

How does Switzerland rank globally in air pollution?

76/ 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

76Switzerland8'544'034

45

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How to best protect from air pollution?

Reduce your air pollution exposure in Switzerland