Bangkok Smog Alert

The Big Mango has once again shot up the ranks as the second most polluted city in the work, Bangkok was only behind Hanoi, Vietnam as the most polluted city in the world this morning.


According to data revealed from the crowd sourced air monitoring service AirVisual. The air quality was indexed at 175 on Monday which is considered “unhealthy.” According to the Pollution Control

Department, areas found to have exceeding amount of PM 2.5 than the safety threshold of 50 micrograms per cubic metre are: Bang Khun Thian, Pathum Wan, Thonburi, Wang Thonglang, Din Daeng, Samphanthawong, Phayathai, Bang Rak, Sathon, Bang Kho Laem, Yannawa, Chatuchak, Khlong San, Bangkok Noi, Phasi Charoen, Khlong Toei, Bang Sue, Lak Si, Bang Khen, Bueng Kum, and Bang Phlat.