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Air Quality Monitoring Locations

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Defra Air Quality Monitoring Stations in the UK

Location Latest Data Date/Time Running 8 Hour mean Ozone
(µgm-3)
Hourly mean Nitrogen dioxide
(µgm-3)
Max 15 min mean Sulphur dioxide
(µgm-3)
Running 24 Hour mean PM2.5 Particles
(µgm-3)
Running 24 Hour mean PM10 Particles
(µgm-3)
ValueLevelValueLevelValueLevelValueLevelValueLevel
Aberdeen 2021-09-20 19:00:00
Aberdeen Union Street Roadside 2022-01-22 08:00:00 34 1 Low
Armagh Roadside 2022-01-22 08:00:00 20 1 Low 16 1 Low*1
Aston Hill 2022-01-22 08:00:00 64 2 Low 2 1 Low
Auchencorth Moss 2022-01-22 08:00:00 75 3 Low 1 1 Low 1 1 Low*2
Ballymena Ballykeel 2022-01-22 08:00:00 7 1 Low 4 1 Low
Barnsley Gawber 2022-01-22 08:00:00 71 3 Low 5 1 Low 2 1 Low
Barnstaple A39 2021-11-30 18:00:00
Bath Roadside 2019-06-11 09:00:00
Belfast Centre 2022-01-22 08:00:00 51 2 Low 36 1 Low 1 1 Low 7 1 Low 13 1 Low*2
Billingham 2022-01-22 08:00:00 38 1 Low
Birmingham Acocks Green 2021-10-01 16:00:00
Birmingham Tyburn 2017-06-28 10:00:00
Birmingham Tyburn Roadside 2016-09-20 14:00:00
Blackburn Darwen Roadside 2014-05-06 09:00:00
Blackpool Marton 2022-01-22 08:00:00 73 3 Low 8 1 Low 4 1 Low 7 1 Low*2
Bottesford 2016-11-01 10:00:00
Bournemouth 2022-01-22 08:00:00 50 2 Low 15 1 Low 15 2 Low
Brighton Preston Park 2022-01-22 08:00:00 45 2 Low 10 1 Low 12 2 Low
Bristol St Paul's 2022-01-22 08:00:00 16 1 Low 57 1 Low
Bush Estate 2022-01-22 08:00:00 86 3 Low 2 1 Low
Cambridge Roadside 2022-01-22 08:00:00 59 1 Low
Camden Kerbside 2021-09-14 17:00:00
Canterbury 2022-01-22 08:00:00 30 1 Low 23 1 Low
Cardiff Centre 2022-01-22 08:00:00 21 1 Low 28 1 Low 2 1 Low 12 2 Low 16 1 Low*1
Carlisle Roadside 2021-06-21 16:00:00
Charlton Mackrell 2022-01-22 08:00:00 64 2 Low 5 1 Low
Chatham Roadside 2022-01-22 08:00:00 41 1 Low 13 2 Low 33 2 Low*1
Chepstow A48 2022-01-22 08:00:00 65 1 Low 13 2 Low 34 3 Low*1
Chesterfield 2014-06-20 11:00:00
Chesterfield Roadside 2022-01-22 08:00:00 49 1 Low 6 1 Low 8 1 Low*2
Coventry Memorial Park 2014-06-25 14:00:00
Cwmbran 2020-08-07 11:00:00
Derry 2016-03-04 12:00:00
Dumbarton Roadside 2022-01-22 08:00:00 7 1 Low
Dumfries 2022-01-22 08:00:00 22 1 Low
Eastbourne 2022-01-22 08:00:00 11 1 Low 15 1 Low*2
Edinburgh St Leonards 2022-01-22 08:00:00 60 2 Low 13 1 Low 1 1 Low 3 1 Low*2
Eskdalemuir 2021-08-04 15:00:00
Exeter Roadside 2022-01-22 08:00:00 27 1 Low 32 1 Low
Fort William 2022-01-22 08:00:00 75 3 Low 6 1 Low
Glasgow Kerbside 2022-01-22 08:00:00 50 1 Low
Glasgow Townhead 2022-01-22 08:00:00 66 2 Low 19 1 Low 1 1 Low 2 1 Low*2
Glazebury 2022-01-22 08:00:00 72 3 Low 5 1 Low
Grangemouth 2022-01-22 08:00:00 6 1 Low 4 1 Low 1 1 Low*1
Grangemouth Moray 2022-01-22 07:00:00 3 1 Low
Great Dun Fell 2016-11-01 10:00:00
Haringey Roadside 2022-01-22 08:00:00 27 1 Low
Harwell 2016-01-21 14:00:00 0
High Muffles 2022-01-22 08:00:00 68 3 Low 1 1 Low
Honiton 2022-01-22 08:00:00 7 1 Low
Horley 2022-01-22 08:00:00 6 1 Low
Hull Freetown 2022-01-22 08:00:00 36 2 Low 61 1 Low 2 1 Low 7 1 Low 10 1 Low*2
Inverness 2022-01-22 08:00:00 2 1 Low 1 1 Low 2 1 Low*2
Ladybower 2022-01-22 08:00:00 75 3 Low 3 1 Low 1 1 Low
Leamington Spa 2022-01-22 08:00:00 65 2 Low 26 1 Low 9 1 Low 12 1 Low*2
Leamington Spa Rugby Road 2022-01-22 08:00:00 24 1 Low 8 1 Low 10 1 Low*2
Leeds Centre 2022-01-22 08:00:00 67 3 Low 21 1 Low 2 1 Low 5 1 Low 7 1 Low*2
Leeds Headingley Kerbside 2022-01-22 08:00:00 18 1 Low 7 1 Low 10 1 Low*1
Leicester University 2022-01-22 08:00:00 59 1 Low 7 1 Low 10 1 Low*2
Leominster 2022-01-22 08:00:00 38 2 Low 28 1 Low
Lerwick 2022-01-22 08:00:00 85 3 Low
Liverpool Queen's Drive Roadside 2017-01-09 12:00:00
Liverpool Speke 2022-01-22 08:00:00 63 2 Low 22 1 Low 4 1 Low 2 1 Low 9 1 Low*1
London Bexley 2022-01-22 08:00:00 16 1 Low 15 2 Low 23 2 Low*2
London Bloomsbury 2022-01-22 08:00:00 31 1 Low 35 1 Low 2 1 Low 16 2 Low 25 2 Low*1
London Eltham 2021-12-13 21:00:00
London Haringey Priory Park South 2022-01-22 08:00:00 45 2 Low 18 1 Low
London Harlington 2022-01-22 08:00:00 29 1 Low 27 1 Low 10 1 Low 17 2 Low*2
London Harrow Stanmore 2017-07-19 13:00:00
London Hillingdon 2022-01-22 08:00:00 34 2 Low 21 1 Low
London Marylebone Road 2022-01-22 08:00:00 21 1 Low 37 1 Low 1 1 Low 5 1 Low 35 3 Low*1
London N. Kensington 2022-01-22 08:00:00 17 1 Low 31 1 Low 2 1 Low 14 2 Low 23 2 Low*2
London Teddington 2016-11-01 10:00:00
London Teddington Bushy Park 2022-01-22 08:00:00 11 1 Low 15 1 Low*2
London Westminster 2022-01-22 08:00:00 29 1 Low 13 2 Low
Lough Navar 2022-01-22 08:00:00 50 2 Low 2 1 Low 3 1 Low*2
Lullington Heath 2022-01-22 08:00:00 51 2 Low 7 1 Low 1 1 Low
Mace Head 2022-01-22 08:00:00 86 3 Low
Manchester Piccadilly 2022-01-22 08:00:00 56 2 Low 20 1 Low 1 1 Low 8 1 Low 14 1 Low*2
Manchester South 2016-02-03 10:00:00
Market Harborough 2019-03-27 16:00:00
Middlesbrough 2022-01-22 08:00:00 38 2 Low 20 1 Low 2 1 Low 4 1 Low 10 1 Low*1
Narberth 2022-01-22 08:00:00 60 2 Low 3 1 Low 2 1 Low 7 1 Low 12 1 Low*2
Newcastle Centre 2022-01-22 08:00:00 66 2 Low 19 1 Low
Newcastle Cradlewell Roadside 2022-01-22 08:00:00 15 1 Low
Newport 2022-01-22 08:00:00 26 1 Low 14 2 Low 19 2 Low*2
Northampton Kingsthorpe 2017-04-06 22:00:00
Norwich Lakenfields 2022-01-22 08:00:00 35 2 Low 15 1 Low 13 2 Low 16 1 Low*2
Nottingham Centre 2022-01-22 08:00:00 20 1 Low 52 1 Low 3 1 Low 14 2 Low 20 2 Low*2
Oxford Centre Roadside 2022-01-22 08:00:00 40 1 Low
Oxford St Ebbes 2022-01-22 08:00:00 9 1 Low 10 1 Low 14 1 Low*2
Peebles 2022-01-22 08:00:00 74 3 Low 2 1 Low
Plymouth Centre 2022-01-22 08:00:00 32 1 Low 31 1 Low 10 1 Low 17 2 Low*2
Port Talbot Margam 2022-01-22 08:00:00 46 2 Low 25 1 Low 2 1 Low 9 1 Low 16 1 Low*1
Portsmouth 2022-01-22 08:00:00 53 2 Low 14 1 Low 13 2 Low 23 2 Low*2
Preston 2022-01-22 08:00:00 26 1 Low 4 1 Low 8 1 Low*2
Reading New Town 2022-01-22 08:00:00 48 2 Low 19 1 Low 11 1 Low 18 2 Low*1
Rochester Stoke 2022-01-22 08:00:00 37 2 Low 10 1 Low 3 1 Low 16 2 Low 22 2 Low*2
Salford Eccles 2022-01-22 08:00:00 24 1 Low 7 1 Low 13 1 Low*2
Saltash Callington Road 2022-01-22 08:00:00 6 1 Low 19 2 Low*1
Sandy Roadside 2022-01-22 08:00:00 49 1 Low
Scunthorpe Town 2022-01-22 08:00:00 12 1 Low*1
Sheffield Devonshire Green 2022-01-22 08:00:00 46 2 Low 26 1 Low 5 1 Low 8 1 Low*2
Sheffield Tinsley 2022-01-22 08:00:00 43 1 Low
Sibton 2022-01-22 08:00:00 36 2 Low
Southampton Centre 2022-01-22 08:00:00 48 2 Low 22 1 Low 1 1 Low 11 1 Low 17 2 Low*2
Southend-on-Sea 2022-01-22 08:00:00 32 1 Low 21 1 Low 14 2 Low 21 2 Low*2
Southwark A2 Old Kent Road 2022-01-22 08:00:00 48 1 Low 23 2 Low*1
St Osyth 2022-01-22 08:00:00 43 2 Low 8 1 Low
Stanford-le-Hope Roadside 2022-01-22 08:00:00 52 1 Low
Stockton-on-Tees Eaglescliffe 2022-01-22 08:00:00 12 1 Low 4 1 Low 5 1 Low*1
Stoke-on-Trent Centre 2022-01-22 08:00:00 60 2 Low 14 1 Low 6 1 Low 10 1 Low*2
Storrington Roadside 2022-01-22 08:00:00 46 1 Low
Strathvaich 2022-01-22 08:00:00 83 3 Low
Sunderland Silksworth 2022-01-22 08:00:00 49 2 Low 12 1 Low 2 1 Low 3 1 Low*2
Swansea Roadside 2022-01-22 08:00:00 21 1 Low 14 2 Low 22 2 Low*1
Thurrock 2022-01-22 08:00:00 26 1 Low 30 1 Low 1 1 Low
Tower Hamlets Roadside 2022-01-22 08:00:00 26 1 Low
Walsall Woodlands 2022-01-22 08:00:00 66 2 Low 8 1 Low
Warrington 2022-01-22 08:00:00 21 1 Low
Weybourne 2022-01-22 08:00:00 40 2 Low
Wicken Fen 2022-01-22 08:00:00 34 2 Low 11 1 Low 3 1 Low
Wigan Centre 2022-01-22 08:00:00 66 2 Low 7 1 Low 6 1 Low 9 1 Low*2
Wirral Tranmere 2022-01-22 08:00:00 70 3 Low 9 1 Low 3 1 Low 6 1 Low*2
Wrexham 2022-01-22 08:00:00 17 1 Low 3 1 Low 5 1 Low 7 1 Low*2
Yarner Wood 2022-01-22 08:00:00 73 3 Low 1 1 Low
York Bootham 2022-01-22 08:00:00 47 1 Low 7 1 Low 11 1 Low*1
York Fishergate 2022-01-22 08:00:00 53 1 Low 5 1 Low 13 1 Low*1

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