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Air Quality Forecast for Essex

Forecast published on .

Values are for predicted maximum pollution levels, ranging from 1 (lowest pollution, best air quality) to 10 (highest pollution, worst air quality).

Colour key: Lowest pollution Highest pollution

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Forecast locations in Essex

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Defra Air Quality Monitoring Stations in Essex

Location Latest Data Date/Time Running 8 Hour mean Ozone
Hourly mean Nitrogen dioxide
Max 15 min mean Sulphur dioxide
Running 24 Hour mean PM2.5 Particles
Running 24 Hour mean PM10 Particles
Thurrock 2019-12-08 08:00:00 71 3 Low 9 1 Low 1 1 Low 10 1 Low*1
Southend-on-Sea 2019-12-08 08:00:00 64 2 Low 6 1 Low 4 1 Low 7 1 Low*3
St Osyth 2019-12-08 08:00:00 69 3 Low 2 1 Low
Stanford-le-Hope Roadside 2019-12-08 08:00:00 5 1 Low 6 1 Low 9 1 Low*1

Coloured boxes for value and level show latest snapshot data. A grey box indicates that this data is not measured at this location. A white box indicates that data is normally recorded here, but is missing from the latest snapshot. Follow the links to individual stations for historical data.

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