Latin America Air Pollution Statistics
Top 10 Best and Worst Air Quality in Latin America

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The statistics below corresponds to the real-time readings
last updated on .

Worst Air Quality Stations
Oblatos, Jalisco, Mexico
on 2024-07-18 06:00:00
204
graph 0
Puerto Varas, Chile
on 2024-07-18 16:00:00
188
graph 1
La Florida 2, Chile
on 2024-07-18 15:00:00
187
graph 2
Curicó, Chile
on 2024-07-18 15:00:00
182
graph 3
La Union, Chile
on 2024-07-18 15:00:00
178
graph 4
21 de mayo 2, Chile
on 2024-07-18 11:00:00
173
graph 5
Valdivia, Chile
on 2024-07-18 15:00:00
167
graph 6
Punteras, Chile
on 2024-07-18 11:00:00
162
graph 7
San Borja, Lima, Peru
on 2024-07-18 16:00:00
161
graph 8
Lota urbana, Chile
on 2024-07-18 14:00:00
159
graph 9

Best Air Quality Stations
Centro de Rehabilitación DIF, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Mexico
on 2024-07-18 16:00:00
0
graph 0
Rengo, Chile
on 2024-07-18 07:00:00
3
graph 1
Usaquen, Bogota, Colombia
on 2024-07-18 16:00:00
7
graph 2
Araçatuba, São Paulo, Brazil
on 2024-07-18 16:00:00
11
graph 3
Carabayllo, Lima, Peru
on 2024-07-18 16:00:00
12
graph 4
Punta Arenas, Chile
on 2024-07-18 16:00:00
13
graph 5
Laranjeiras, Espírito Santo, Brazil
on 2024-07-18 16:00:00
15
graph 6
São José do Rio Preto, São Paulo, Brazil
on 2024-07-18 16:00:00
16
graph 7
Jardim Camburi, Espírito Santo, Brazil
on 2024-07-18 16:00:00
17
graph 8
Tecnológico de Zacatepec, Zacatepec, Morelos, Mexico
on 2024-07-18 13:00:00
18
graph 9


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Air Quality Rankings

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About the Air Quality Levels

AQI Air Pollution Level Health Implications Cautionary Statement (for PM2.5)
0 - 50 Good Air quality is considered satisfactory, and air pollution poses little or no risk None
51 -100 Moderate Air quality is acceptable; however, for some pollutants there may be a moderate health concern for a very small number of people who are unusually sensitive to air pollution. Active children and adults, and people with respiratory disease, such as asthma, should limit prolonged outdoor exertion.
101-150 Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups Members of sensitive groups may experience health effects. The general public is not likely to be affected. Active children and adults, and people with respiratory disease, such as asthma, should limit prolonged outdoor exertion.
151-200 Unhealthy Everyone may begin to experience health effects; members of sensitive groups may experience more serious health effects Active children and adults, and people with respiratory disease, such as asthma, should avoid prolonged outdoor exertion; everyone else, especially children, should limit prolonged outdoor exertion
201-300 Very Unhealthy Health warnings of emergency conditions. The entire population is more likely to be affected. Active children and adults, and people with respiratory disease, such as asthma, should avoid all outdoor exertion; everyone else, especially children, should limit outdoor exertion.
300+ Hazardous Health alert: everyone may experience more serious health effects Everyone should avoid all outdoor exertion

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Usage Notice: All the Air Quality data are unvalidated at the time of publication, and due to quality assurance these data may be amended, without notice, at any time. The World Air Quality Index project has exercised all reasonable skill and care in compiling the contents of this information and under no circumstances will the World Air Quality Index project team or its agents be liable in contract, tort or otherwise for any loss, injury or damage arising directly or indirectly from the supply of this data.



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