Top 10 Best and Worst Air Quality in North America

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

Worst

Las Vegas Paiute, Clark County, USA on 2017-04-25 08:00:00
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881
Eagle Pass, Laredo, Texas, Texas on 2017-04-25 09:00:00
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868
Keeler-Cerro Gordo Road, Inyo, California, California on 2017-04-25 08:00:00
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326
Chaparral, New Mexico, USA on 2017-04-25 08:00:00
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279
Linwood Mining, Buffalo, Iowa, USA on 2017-04-25 08:00:00
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144
CDF - Arroyo Grande, San Luis Obispo, California, California on 2017-04-25 09:00:00
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130
Ascarate Park SE, El Paso, Texas, Texas on 2017-04-25 08:00:00
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128
Nipomo-Guadalupe Road, San Luis Obispo, California, California on 2017-04-25 09:00:00
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103
Holman Rd, New Mexico, USA on 2017-04-25 08:00:00
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99
Deming Airport, New Mexico, USA on 2017-04-25 08:00:00
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95


Best

Fresh Kills West, New York, USA on 2017-04-25 08:00:00
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1
Cottage Grove City Shops, Oregon, USA on 2017-04-25 07:00:00
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1
Ardrossan, Alberta, Canada on 2017-04-25 09:00:00
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1
Nile, Washington, USA on 2017-04-25 07:00:00
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1
Evans St, Leavenworth, Washington, USA on 2017-04-25 08:00:00
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1
Yellow Springs, Ohio, USA on 2017-04-25 06:00:00
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1
Dayton - Sinclair, Ohio, USA on 2017-04-25 06:00:00
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2
Great Falls Overlook Park, Montana, USA on 2017-04-25 07:00:00
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2
Rahway PM, NewJersey, USA on 2017-04-25 08:00:00
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2
Reubens_trex, Idaho, USA on 2017-04-25 06:00:00
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2






About the Air Quality and Pollution Measurement:

About the Air Quality Levels

AQIAir Pollution LevelHealth ImplicationsCautionary 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

To know more about Air Quality and Pollution, check the wikipedia Air Quality topic or the airnow guide to Air Quality and Your Health.

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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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