Pollution in Kathmandu, Nepal

Air pollution data from World Health Organization Info
PM10 Pollution Level: High

Pollution in Kathmandu, Nepal

Air Pollution
86.78 Very High
Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility
72.81 High
Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal
83.41 Very High
Dirty and Untidy
82.14 Very High
Noise and Light Pollution
52.90 Moderate
Water Pollution
82.66 Very High
Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City
79.78 High
Dissatisfaction with Green and Parks in the City
80.66 Very High

Purity and Cleanliness in Kathmandu, Nepal

Air quality
13.22 Very Low
Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility
27.19 Low
Garbage Disposal Satisfaction
16.59 Very Low
Clean and Tidy
17.86 Very Low
Quiet and No Problem with Night Lights
47.10 Moderate
Water Quality
17.34 Very Low
Comfortable to Spend Time in the City
20.22 Low
Quality of Green and Parks
19.34 Very Low

Contributors: 122

Last update: November 2017

These data are based on perceptions of visitors of this website in the past 3 years.

If the value is 0, it means it is perceived as very low, and if the value is 100, it means it is perceived as very high.

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4 Comments so far

#Anonymous on Feb 08, 2017 :
except Kathmandu, all of the other places of Nepal are far less polluted!
#HakunaMatata on Dec 23, 2016 :
@Mr. Kathmandu, How is zimsmom's irrational? It is not like he is referring to the whole country. He has explicitly mentioned the word "city". By the way, he is right.
And, why would one go to other "cities" in Nepal when his/her business in Kathmandu?
#Mr. Kathmandu on Apr 25, 2016 :
@zimsmom, It seems you have not been to any other cities than Kathmandu and your comment is irrational and insane.
#Shravan on Jul 06, 2015 :
If you leave Kathmandu City.Other city and all Nepal has good rank against pollution. Kathmandu's air pollution is beyond the point of acceptance at dry season (Nov-FEB), If you move in any direction (E-W-S-N) in any season from Kathmandu valley you will get really good environment. 39.6 % (2012) of the total land area is covered by forest resource makes this country as a green garden. you will able to see magnificent mountain ranges, great waterfalls in the northern part of countryside.