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Air Quality Forecast for Lothian

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 Lothian

Location Today Tomorrow Wednesday Thursday Friday
Armadale 2 2 2 2 2
Barnton 2 2 2 2 2
Bathgate 2 2 2 2 2
Belhaven Bay 2 2 2 2 2
Blackburn S Wks 2 2 2 2 2
Blackhall 2 2 2 2 2
Bonnyrigg 2 2 2 2 2
Broadsands (Beach) 2 2 2 2 2
Broxburn 2 2 2 2 2
Burdiehouse 2 2 2 2 2
Clermiston 2 2 2 2 2
Colinton 2 2 2 2 2
Corstorphine 2 2 2 2 2
Corstorphine Hill 2 2 2 2 2
Craiglockhart 2 2 2 2 2
Cramond 2 2 2 2 2
Cramond Bridge 2 2 2 2 2
Currie 2 2 2 2 2
Dalkeith 2 2 2 2 2
Davidson's Mains 2 2 2 2 2
Dirleton Castle Garden 2 2 2 2 2
Drylaw 2 2 2 2 2
Duddingston 2 2 2 2 2
Dunbar 2 2 2 2 2
Edinburgh 2 2 2 2 2
Edinburgh Airport 2 2 2 2 2
Edinburgh Bruntsfield Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Edinburgh Eglinton Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Edinburgh/Gogarbank 2 2 2 2 2
Edinburgh Pleasance Youth Hostel 2 2 2 2 2
Fairmilehead 2 2 2 2 2
Gilmerton 2 2 2 2 2
Gorebridge 2 2 2 2 2
Gracemount 2 2 2 2 2
Granton 2 2 2 2 2
Gullane 2 2 2 2 2
Gullane (Beach) 2 2 2 2 2
Haddington 2 2 2 2 2
Heart of Midlothian F.C. 2 2 2 2 2
Hibernian F.C. 2 2 2 2 2
Hopetoun House 2 2 2 2 2
Inch 2 2 2 2 2
Inveresk Lodge Garden 2 2 2 2 2
Joppa 2 2 2 2 2
Juniper Green 2 2 2 2 2
Kaimes 2 2 2 2 2
Leith 2 2 2 2 2
Liberton 2 2 2 2 2
Linlithgow 2 2 2 2 2
Livingston 2 2 2 2 2
Livingston F.C. 2 2 2 2 2
Loanhead 2 2 2 2 2
Longniddry (Beach) 2 2 2 2 2
Longstone 2 2 2 2 2
Malleny House 2 2 2 2 2
Midlothian Ski Centre 2 2 2 2 2
Monktonhall 2 2 2 2 2
Moredun 2 2 2 2 2
Morningside 2 2 2 2 2
Muirfield (Hon Company of Edinburgh Golfers) 2 2 2 2 2
Murrayfield (Edinburgh) 2 2 2 2 2
Murrayfield (Stadium) 2 2 2 2 2
Musselburgh 2 2 2 2 2
Musselburgh Racecourse 2 2 2 2 2
Newtongrange 2 2 2 2 2
North Berwick 2 2 2 2 2
Peffersands (Beach) 2 2 2 2 2
Penicuik 2 2 2 2 2
Portobello - Central (James Street) (Beach) 2 2 2 2 2
Portobello (Edinburgh) 2 2 2 2 2
Prestonfield 2 2 2 2 2
Prestonpans 2 2 2 2 2
Queensferry (Edinburgh) 2 2 2 2 2
Ravelston 2 2 2 2 2
Restalrig 2 2 2 2 2
Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh 2 2 2 2 2
Royal Highland Showground 2 2 2 2 2
Seacliff (Beach) 2 2 2 2 2
Seton Sands, Longniddry (Beach) 2 2 2 2 2
Sighthill 2 2 2 2 2
Silverknowes 2 2 2 2 2
Stenhouse 2 2 2 2 2
St Mary's Pleasance Haddington 2 2 2 2 2
Suntrap 2 2 2 2 2
Thorntonloch (Beach) 2 2 2 2 2
Tranent 2 2 2 2 2
Tyninghame House 2 2 2 2 2
Whitburn 2 2 2 2 2
Whitesands Bay (Beach) 2 2 2 2 2

Defra Air Quality Monitoring Stations in Lothian

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
Bush Estate 2017-10-22 23:00:00 63 2 Low 2 1 Low
Auchencorth Moss 2017-10-22 23:00:00 61 2 Low 4 1 Low
Edinburgh St Leonards 2017-10-22 23:00:00 48 2 Low 15 1 Low 7 1 Low 3 1 Low 6 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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