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Air Quality Forecast for Greater Manchester

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 Greater Manchester

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Defra Air Quality Monitoring Stations in Greater Manchester

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
Glazebury 2019-11-12 08:00:00 5 1 Low
Manchester Piccadilly 2019-11-12 08:00:00 56 2 Low 24 1 Low 11 1 Low 1 1 Low
Manchester South 2016-02-03 10:00:00
Salford Eccles 2019-11-12 08:00:00 9 1 Low 7 1 Low 16 1 Low*3
Wigan Centre 2019-11-12 08:00:00 75 3 Low 4 1 Low 7 1 Low 14 1 Low*3

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.

Data supplied by the Met Office via Defra. © 2019 Crown copyright Defra via uk-air.defra.gov.uk, licenced under the Open Government Licence (OGL).