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Air Quality Forecast for Lancashire

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

Defra monitoring locations are shown by

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Forecast locations in Lancashire

Location Today Tomorrow Wednesday Thursday Friday
Accrington 2 2 2 2 2
Adlington 2 2 2 2 2
Bacup 2 2 2 2 2
Bamber Bridge 2 2 2 2 2
Barnoldswick 2 2 2 2 2
Blackburn 2 2 2 2 2
Blackburn Rovers F.C. 2 2 2 2 2
Blackpool 3 3 2 2 2
Blackpool F.C. 3 3 2 2 2
Blackpool International Airport 3 3 2 2 2
Blackpool Pleasure Beach 3 3 2 2 2
Blackpool Squires Gate 3 3 2 2 2
Boulsworth Hill 2 2 2 2 2
Brierfield 2 2 2 2 2
Burnley 2 2 2 2 2
Burnley F.C. 2 2 2 2 2
Camelot Theme Park (Charnock Richard) 2 2 2 2 2
Carnforth 2 2 2 2 2
Chorley 2 2 2 2 2
Churchtown 2 2 2 2 2
Clayton-Le-Moors 2 2 2 2 2
Cleveleys 3 2 2 2 2
Clitheroe 2 2 2 2 2
Colne 2 2 2 2 2
Darwen 2 2 2 2 2
Earby Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Ease Gill 2 2 2 2 2
Eccleston 2 2 2 2 2
Fleetwood 3 2 2 3 2
Garstang 2 2 2 2 2
Great Harwood 2 2 2 2 2
Haslingden 2 2 2 2 2
Heysham 2 2 2 2 2
Kirkham 2 2 2 2 2
Lancaster 2 2 2 2 2
Leck Fell 2 2 2 2 2
Leyland 2 2 2 2 2
Longridge 2 2 2 2 2
Lytham St. Anne's 3 3 2 2 2
Morecambe 2 2 2 2 2
Myerscough 2 2 2 2 2
Nelson 2 2 2 2 2
Ormskirk 2 2 2 2 2
Oswaldtwistle 2 2 2 2 2
Padiham 2 2 2 2 2
Pendle Hill 2 2 2 2 2
Pendle Ski Club 2 2 2 2 2
Poulton-Le-Fylde 3 2 2 2 2
Preston 2 2 2 2 2
Preston North End F.C. 2 2 2 2 2
Rawtenstall 2 2 2 2 2
Rishton 2 2 2 2 2
Rossendale Ski Centre 2 2 2 2 2
Royal Lytham and St. Anne's Golf Club 3 2 2 2 2
Skelmersdale 2 2 2 2 2
Slaidburn Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Stonyhurst 2 2 2 2 2
Swillbrook 2 2 2 2 2
Thornton (Lancashire) 3 2 2 2 2
Thurnham Hall 2 2 2 2 2
Warton 2 2 2 2 2
Whalley 2 2 2 2 2
Whittle Hill 2 2 2 2 2
Whitworth 2 2 2 2 2
Williamson Park Lancaster 2 2 2 2 2
Wyre 3 2 2 2 2

Defra Air Quality Monitoring Stations in Lancashire

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
Preston 2017-10-22 23:00:00 55 2 Low 31 1 Low
Blackpool Marton 2017-10-22 23:00:00 70 3 Low 5 1 Low
Blackburn Darwen Roadside 2014-05-06 09:00:00

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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