The best and worst cities in Europe for air quality

Selected countries

Good

Levels of fine particulate matter below

10 micrograms per cubic metre of air

Moderate

10 to 15

Umeå, Sweden

Ranked the cleanest of

more than 300 EU cities

with particulate levels at

3.7 micrograms per

cubic metre of air

Poor

15 to 25

Very poor

Above 25

Bergen

Tampere

Uppsala

Tallinn

Piotrków

Trybunalski

Bremerhaven

Augsburg

Frankfurt

Zgierz

Kraków

Żory

Le Havre

Aschaffenburg

Brescia

Pavia

Slavonski

Brod

Cremona

Vicenza

Nowy Sącz, Poland

Is the worst ranked city

with particulate levels of 27.3

micrograms per cubic metre of air

Selected countries

Umeå, Sweden

Good

Levels of fine particulate matter below

10 micrograms per cubic metre of air

Ranked the cleanest of more 300

EU cities with particulate levels at

3.7 micrograms per cubic metre of air

Moderate

10 to 15

Poor

15 to 25

Bergen

Tampere

Uppsala

Tallinn

Very poor

Above 25

Bremerhaven

Augsburg

Piotrków Trybunalski

Frankfurt

Zgierz

Żory

Nowy Sącz, Poland

Le Havre

Kraków

The worst ranked city

with particulate levels of

27.3 micrograms

per cubic metre of air

Aschaffenburg

Brescia

Pavia

Slavonski

Brod

Vicenza

Cremona