This is the air I breathe

Air Quality Forecast for Cumbria

Forecast published on Sun, 22 Oct 2017 06:00:00 +0100.

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 Cumbria

Location Today Tomorrow Wednesday Thursday Friday
Acorn Bank Garden 2 2 2 2 2
Allen Crags 2 2 2 2 2
Alston 2 2 2 2 2
Alston Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Ambleside 2 2 2 2 2
Ambleside Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Appleby-in-Westmorland 2 2 2 2 2
Armathwaite 2 2 2 2 2
Arnside 2 2 2 2 2
Arnside Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Aspatria 3 2 3 3 3
Barrow-in-Furness 3 3 3 3 3
Bastifell 2 2 2 2 2
Black Fell 2 2 2 2 2
Black Sail Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Blencathra 2 2 2 2 2
Borrowdale Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Bowness-On-Windermere 2 2 2 2 2
Bow Fell 2 2 2 2 2
Brampton 2 2 2 2 2
Branthwaite 2 2 2 2 3
Broughton in Furness 2 2 2 2 2
Broughton Mills 2 2 2 2 2
Brough (Cumbria) 2 2 2 2 2
Buttermere Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Calf Top 2 2 2 2 2
Carlisle 2 2 2 2 2
Carlisle Airport 2 2 2 2 2
Carlisle Racecourse 2 2 2 2 2
Carlisle Snowsports Club 2 2 2 2 2
Carrock Fell Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Cartmel Racecourse 2 2 2 2 2
Caw Fell 2 2 2 2 2
Cleator Moor 3 2 3 3 3
Clough Head 2 2 2 2 2
Cockermouth 2 2 2 2 3
Cockermouth Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 3
Cold Fell 2 2 2 2 2
Coniston 2 2 2 2 2
Coniston Coppermines Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Coniston Holly How Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Crag Hill 2 2 2 2 2
Crinkle Crags 2 2 2 2 2
Cross Fell 2 2 2 2 2
Cumrew 2 2 2 2 2
Dale Head 2 2 2 2 2
Dalton-in-Furness 3 2 2 3 2
Dentdale Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Derwentwater Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Dollywagon Pike 2 2 2 2 2
Dow Crag 2 2 2 2 2
Dufton Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Egremont 3 2 3 3 3
Elterwater Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Ennerdale Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Eskdale Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Esk Hause 2 2 2 2 2
Fairfield 2 2 2 2 2
Fiend's Fell 2 2 2 2 2
Forest Hall (Cumbria) 2 2 2 2 2
Glaramara 2 2 2 2 2
Grange-Over-Sands 2 2 2 2 2
Grasmere Butterlip How Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Grasmere Thorney How Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Grasmoor 2 2 2 2 2
Graythwaite Hall 2 2 2 2 2
Great Borne 2 2 2 2 2
Great Calva 2 2 2 2 2
Great Dodd 2 2 2 2 2
Great Dun Fell 2 2 2 2 2 2
Great End 2 2 2 2 2
Great Gable 2 2 2 2 2
Grisedale Pike 2 2 2 2 2
Grizedale Forest Visitor Centre 2 2 2 2 2
Harter Fell 2 2 2 2 2
Hartside Height 2 2 2 2 2
Hawkshead Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Haycock 2 2 2 2 2
Helvellyn 2 2 2 2 2
Helvellyn Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
High Pike 2 2 2 2 2
High Raise 2 2 2 2 2
High Seat 2 2 2 2 2
High Stile 2 2 2 2 2
High Street 2 2 2 2 2
Hill Top (Near Sawrey) 2 2 2 2 2
Holker Hall 2 2 2 2 2
Honister Hause Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Hutton-in-The-Forest 2 2 2 2 2
Ill Bell 2 2 2 2 2
Ireby 2 2 2 2 2
Kendal 2 2 2 2 2
Kendal Ski Club 2 2 2 2 2
Kendal Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Keswick 2 2 2 2 2
Keswick Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Kirkby Lonsdale 2 2 2 2 2
Kirkby Stephen 2 2 2 2 2
Kirkby Stephen Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Kirk Fell 2 2 2 2 2
Knott 2 2 2 2 2
Knoutberry Haw 2 2 2 2 2
Lakeside 2 2 2 2 2
Langdale Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Levens Hall 2 2 2 2 2
Little Fell 2 2 2 2 2
Loadpot Hill 2 2 2 2 2
Longtown 2 2 2 2 2
Lyneholmeford 2 2 2 2 2
Maryport 3 2 3 3 3
Melmerby Fell 2 2 2 2 2
Middle Dodd 2 2 2 2 2
Millom 3 2 2 3 2
Muncaster Castle Gardens and Owl Centre 3 3 3 3 3
Nine Standards Rigg 2 2 2 2 2
North Face Mountain Bike Trail 2 2 2 2 2
Patterdale Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Penrith 2 2 2 2 2
Pike of Blisco 2 2 2 2 2
Pillar 2 2 2 2 2
Place Fell 2 2 2 2 2
Pooley Bridge 2 2 2 2 2
Raughton Head 2 2 2 2 2
Red Pike 2 2 2 2 2
Robinson 2 2 2 2 2
Rydal Fell 2 2 2 2 2
Rydal Mount 2 2 2 2 2
Scafell Pike 2 2 2 2 2
Sca Fell 2 2 2 2 2
Seascale 3 2 3 3 3
Seatallan 2 2 2 2 2
Seathwaite 2 2 2 2 2
Seat Sandal 2 2 2 2 2
Sedbergh 2 2 2 2 2
Shap 2 2 2 2 2
Silecroft 3 2 3 3 3
Silloth 2 2 2 2 3
Sizergh Castle Gardens 2 2 2 2 2
Skiddaw 2 2 2 2 2
Skiddaw House Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Spadeadam 2 2 2 2 2
Stagshaw Garden 2 2 2 2 2
Steeple 2 2 2 2 2
Stybarrow Dodd 2 2 2 2 2
Tebay Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
The Calf 2 2 2 2 2
The Old Man of Coniston 2 2 2 2 2
Thirlmere Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Ullscarf 2 2 2 2 2
Ullswater 2 2 2 2 2
Ulverston 2 2 2 2 2
Walney Island 3 3 3 3 3
Warcop 2 2 2 2 2
Wasdale Head 2 2 2 2 2
Wast Water Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Whinlatter Visitor Centre 2 2 2 2 2
Whitehaven 3 2 3 3 3
Wigton 2 2 2 2 2
Wild Boar Fell 2 2 2 2 2
Windermere 2 2 2 2 2
Windermere Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Witherslack 2 2 2 2 2
Workington 3 2 3 3 3
Wreay 2 2 2 2 2
Yarlside 2 2 2 2 2

Defra Air Quality Monitoring Stations in Cumbria

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
Great Dun Fell 2016-11-01 10:00:00
Carlisle Roadside 2017-10-22 23:00:00 9 1 Low 3 1 Low 8 1 Low

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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