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Tbilisi



What is the air quality like at post (good/moderate/bad)? Are there seasonal air quality issues? Does the air quality have an impact on health?

Good, I think. There are definitely some days when it seems hazy and smells gross, but in general, Tbilisi is pretty breezy, and that helps keep the pollution away. I usually keep my windows rolled up while I'm driving, but I also go running outside all the time. As long as I stay off the main streets, it's fine. It's worse in the winter when people burn things for heat. There are cities in America with worse pollution. - Apr 10, 2017
Air quality downtown is not very good due to the car exhaust - there are lots of very old cars on the road. But, north of the city where the embassy is, it generally didn't suffer from air quality issues. - Feb 14, 2017
Air quality is good. - May 1, 2016
The air quality is fine. Normally I have seasonal allergies, but I had no problems whatsoever in Georgia. - Jul 17, 2014
Usually good, though construction and the burning of trash sometimes degrade the air quality. - Oct 31, 2011
Good in Tbilisi, there is some dust from constant construction and roads. You can feel the grit inside your house. - Sep 24, 2011
Moderate. The city is very dusty due to bankrupt abandoned real estate projects. - Apr 27, 2011
Air quality varies with the weather. When it's cloudy, the air is stagnant and polluted. When it rains or is windy, the air cleans up. Asthma sufferers should be aware that it can cause problems. - Jun 9, 2010