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Frankfurt



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?

Excellent air quality year-round. - Sep 27, 2017
Moderate. Better than most US cities. - Jan 28, 2017
Good. No complaints and minimal allergy issues. - Aug 14, 2016
Good - Feb 1, 2016
Good - Dec 9, 2015
Very good, better than most major cities I've been to (including DC). Germans take green technology and emissions controls pretty seriously, the rest of the world could learn a thing or two from them. That being said, seasonal allergies are a BIG issue here. For whatever reason, Frankfurt (and particularly the Siedlung) seems to have extremely high levels of pollen. Not terrible, but definitely bring some medication if it's an issue for you. - Jun 27, 2014
Good BUT everything blooms at once causing very heavy pollen concentrations. Everyone who has a history of asthma or allergies WILL have problems here. It's best to get loaded up on your allergy drugs before you come. - Mar 30, 2014
Air quality is moderate. Individuals with allergies or asthma will most likely have problem here. - Nov 7, 2013
Good. - Apr 4, 2012
Good. - Mar 4, 2012
Much better than most major US metropolitan areas;although, people with allergies seem to have problems. - Oct 3, 2011
The air quality is great. - Jul 15, 2010