Benevolence, with mild, benignant air

Air Quality Forecast for Tyne and Wear

Forecast published on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 06:00:00 +0000.

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 Tyne and Wear

Location Today Tomorrow Sunday Monday Tuesday
Bell's Close 3 3 3 3 3
Benton Square 3 3 3 3 3
Benwell 3 3 3 3 3
Birtley 3 3 3 3 3
Blakelaw 3 3 3 3 3
Blaydon 3 3 3 3 3
Boldon 3 3 3 3 3
Boldon Colliery 3 3 3 3 3
Byker 3 3 3 3 3
Camperdown 3 3 3 3 3
Castletown (Tyne and Wear) 3 3 3 3 3
Chirton 3 3 3 3 3
Cleadon 3 3 3 3 3
Coxlodge 3 3 3 3 3
Cullercoats 3 3 3 3 3
East Denton 3 3 3 3 3
East Herrington 3 3 3 3 3
Felling 3 3 3 3 3
Fenham 3 3 3 3 3
Forest Hall (Tyne and Wear) 3 3 3 3 3
Gateshead 3 3 3 3 3
Gibside 3 3 3 3 3
Gosforth 3 3 3 3 3
Heaton (Tyne and Wear) 3 3 3 3 3
Hebburn 3 3 3 3 3
Hetton-Le-Hole 3 3 3 3 3
Horsley Hill 3 3 3 3 3
Houghton Le Spring 3 3 3 3 3
Jarrow 3 3 3 3 3
Killingworth 3 3 3 3 3
Lemington 3 3 3 3 3
Longbenton 3 3 3 3 3
Low Team 3 3 3 3 3
Marsden (Beach) 3 3 3 3 3
Marsden (Tyne and Wear) 3 3 3 3 3
Newcastle International Airport 3 3 3 3 3
Newcastle Racecourse 3 3 3 3 3
Newcastle Upon Tyne 3 3 3 3 3
Newcastle Upon Tyne Youth Hostel 3 3 3 3 3
North Shields 3 3 3 3 3
North Walbottle 3 3 3 3 3
Percy Main 3 3 3 3 3
Powerline Mountain Bike Trail 3 3 3 3 3
Roker 3 3 3 3 3
Ryhope 3 3 3 3 3
Ryton 3 3 3 3 3
Scotswood 3 3 3 3 3
Silksworth 3 3 3 3 3
Southwick (Tyne and Wear) 3 3 3 3 3
South Hylton 3 3 3 3 3
South Shields 3 3 3 3 3
South Shields (Sandhaven) (Beach) 3 3 3 3 3
St Anthony's 3 3 3 3 3
St James Park 3 3 3 3 3
Sunderland 3 3 3 3 3
Sunderland a.F.C. 3 3 3 3 3
Sunderland Ski Centre 3 3 3 3 3
Swalwell 3 3 3 3 3
Throckley 3 3 3 3 3
Tynemouth 3 3 3 3 3
Tynemouth - King Edwards Bay (Beach) 3 3 3 3 3
Tynemouth - Long Sands North (Beach) 3 3 3 3 3
Tynemouth - Long Sands South (Beach) 3 3 3 3 3
Walker 3 3 3 3 3
Wallsend 3 3 3 3 3
Washington 3 3 3 3 3
Westerhope 3 3 3 3 3
Whickham 3 3 3 3 3
Whickham Thorns Outdoor Centre 3 3 3 3 3
Whitley Bay 3 3 3 3 3
Whitley Bay (Beach) 3 3 3 3 3
Willington Quay 3 3 3 3 3
Willington (Tyne and Wear) 3 3 3 3 3

Defra Air Quality Monitoring Stations in Tyne and Wear

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
Newcastle Centre 2019-03-22 07:00:00 30 1 Low 18 1 Low 14 2 Low 23 2 Low
Sunderland Silksworth 2019-03-22 07:00:00 36 2 Low 3 1 Low 13 2 Low
Newcastle Cradlewell Roadside 2019-03-22 07:00:00 32 1 Low 26 2 Low*1

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).