North America Air Pollution Statistics
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 Air Quality Stations
Centro de Rehabilitación DIF, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Mexico
on 2020-12-02 19:00:00
405
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Yosemite Village - Visitor Center, Mariposa, California
on 2020-12-02 21:00:00
215
graph 1
Industriales Potosinos Asociados, San Luis Potosí Estatal, San Luis Potosí, Mexico
on 2020-12-02 21:00:00
169
graph 2
Universidad, Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
on 2020-12-02 21:00:00
165
graph 3
Azure Way, Maple Falls , Washington, USA
on 2020-12-02 22:00:00
162
graph 4
Long Beach-Route 710 Near Road, Los Angeles, California
on 2020-12-02 18:00:00
137
graph 5
Prineville, Oregon, USA
on 2020-12-02 21:00:00
119
graph 6
St Maries, Idaho, USA
on 2020-12-02 21:00:00
114
graph 7
Modesto-14th Street, Stanislaus, California
on 2020-12-02 21:00:00
93
graph 8
SUR, CHIH1, Chihuahua -Estatal, Mexico
on 2020-12-02 20:00:00
89
graph 9

Best Air Quality Stations
Floyd Dryden, Alaska
on 2020-12-02 21:00:00
5
graph 0
Lubbock 12th Street, Lubbock, Texas
on 2020-12-02 20:00:00
5
graph 1
Niumalu, Hawaii, USA
on 2020-12-02 21:00:00
5
graph 2
FNSB NP Fire, Alaska
on 2020-12-02 21:00:00
5
graph 3
Garden, Anchorage, Alaska
on 2020-12-02 21:00:00
9
graph 4
Cadotte Lake, Alberta, Canada
on 2020-12-02 21:00:00
9
graph 5
Mont-Laurier, Quebec, Canada
on 2020-12-02 20:00:00
11
graph 6
Valemount Firehall, British Comlumbia, Canada
on 2020-11-30 22:00:00
12
graph 7
Flin Flon, Manitoba, Canada
on 2020-12-02 17:00:00
13
graph 8
Pocomoke City, Maryland, USA
on 2020-12-02 21:00:00
14
graph 9


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Air Quality Rankings

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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

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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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