Pollution kills the air

Air Quality Forecast for West Midlands

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 West Midlands

Location Today Tomorrow Wednesday Thursday Friday
Ackers Trust Ski Centre 3 2 2 2 2
Acock's Green 3 2 2 2 2
Alderman's Green 2 2 2 2 2
Aldridge 2 2 2 2 2
Allesley 2 2 2 2 2
Alum Rock 3 2 2 2 2
Amblecote 3 2 2 2 2
Aston 3 2 2 2 2
Aston Villa F.C. 3 2 2 2 2
Beech Lane 3 2 2 2 2
Belle Vale 3 2 2 2 2
Bell Green 2 2 2 2 2
Bentley (West Midlands) 2 2 2 2 2
Bescot 2 2 2 2 2
Bilston 3 2 2 2 2
Binley 2 2 2 2 2
Bird End 3 2 2 2 2
Birmingham 3 2 2 2 2
Birmingham Botanical Gardens 3 2 2 2 2
Birmingham City F.C. 3 2 2 2 2
Birmingham International Airport 2 2 2 2 2
Blackheath 3 2 2 2 2
Blakenall Heath 2 2 2 2 2
Blakenhall 2 2 2 2 2
Bloomfield 3 2 2 2 2
Blossomfield 2 2 2 2 2
Bloxwich 2 2 2 2 2
Boldmere 2 2 2 2 2
Bournville 3 2 2 2 2
Bradmore 2 2 2 2 2
Brierley Hill 3 2 2 2 2
Bristnall Fields 3 2 2 2 2
Brockmoor 3 2 2 2 2
Bromford 2 2 2 2 2
Bromley (West Midlands) 3 2 2 2 2
Brownhills 2 2 2 2 2
Brown's Green 3 2 2 2 2
Bushbury 2 2 2 2 2
Canley 2 2 2 2 2
Castle Bromwich 2 2 2 2 2
Causeway Green 3 2 2 2 2
Chad Valley 3 2 2 2 2
Chapel Fields 2 2 2 2 2
Chelmsley Wood 2 2 2 2 2
Cinder Hill 3 2 2 2 2
City of Coventry Stadium 2 2 2 2 2
Coombeswood 3 2 2 2 2
Coseley 3 2 2 2 2
Coundon 2 2 2 2 2
Court House Green 2 2 2 2 2
Coventry 2 2 2 2 2
Cradley Heath 3 2 2 2 2
Cradley (West Midlands) 3 2 2 2 2
Daisy Bank 2 2 2 2 2
Darlaston 3 2 2 2 2
Darlaston Green 2 2 2 2 2
Dudley 3 2 2 2 2
Dudley Port 3 2 2 2 2
Dudley Wood 3 2 2 2 2
Earlsdon 2 2 2 2 2
Edgbaston 3 2 2 2 2
Edgbaston Warwickshire C.C.C. 3 2 2 2 2
Elmdon Heath 2 2 2 2 2
Erdington 3 2 2 2 2
Ettingshall 2 2 2 2 2
Foleshill 2 2 2 2 2
Fordbridge 2 2 2 2 2
Four Oaks 2 2 2 2 2
Fullbrook 3 2 2 2 2
Gib Heath 3 2 2 2 2
Gigmill 3 2 2 2 2
Gilbertstone 2 2 2 2 2
Golds Green 3 2 2 2 2
Gornalwood 3 2 2 2 2
Gravelly Hill 3 2 2 2 2
Great Barr 3 2 2 2 2
Great Heath 2 2 2 2 2
Guns Village 3 2 2 2 2
Haden Cross 3 2 2 2 2
Halesowen 3 2 2 2 2
Hall Green 3 2 2 2 2
Hamstead 3 2 2 2 2
Handsworth (West Midlands) 3 2 2 2 2
Harborne 3 2 2 2 2
Harden 2 2 2 2 2
Hasbury 3 2 2 2 2
Hayley Green 3 2 2 2 2
Hay Mills 3 2 2 2 2
Heath Town 2 2 2 2 2
Highter's Heath 3 2 2 2 2
Hill Top 3 2 2 2 2
Hodgehill 3 2 2 2 2
Holbrooks 2 2 2 2 2
Hurst Green 3 2 2 2 2
Kineton Green 3 2 2 2 2
Kingshurst 2 2 2 2 2
Kingstanding 3 2 2 2 2
Kingswinford 3 2 2 2 2
King's Heath 3 2 2 2 2
King's Hill 3 2 2 2 2
King's Norton 3 2 2 2 2
Knowle (West Midlands) 2 2 2 2 2
Lane Head 2 2 2 2 2
Langley Green 3 2 2 2 2
Lapal 3 2 2 2 2
Lifford 3 2 2 2 2
Little Bromwich 3 2 2 2 2
Lode Heath 2 2 2 2 2
Londonderry (West Midlands) 3 2 2 2 2
London Fields 3 2 2 2 2
Longbridge 3 2 2 2 2
Lye 3 2 2 2 2
Lyndon Green 2 2 2 2 2
Maney 2 2 2 2 2
Marston Green 2 2 2 2 2
Maw Green 3 2 2 2 2
Mere Green 2 2 2 2 2
Merry Hill 2 2 2 2 2
Minworth 2 2 2 2 2
Monmore Green 2 2 2 2 2
Moseley (Nr Birmingham) 3 2 2 2 2
Moseley (Nr Wolverhampton) 2 2 2 2 2
Moxley 3 2 2 2 2
Newton (West Midlands) 3 2 2 2 2
New Invention 2 2 2 2 2
Northfield (West Midlands) 3 2 2 2 2
Norton (West Midlands) 3 2 2 2 2
Ocker Hill 3 2 2 2 2
Oldbury 3 2 2 2 2
Olton 2 2 2 2 2
Oxley 2 2 2 2 2
Palfrey 3 2 2 2 2
Parkfield 2 2 2 2 2
Pedmore 3 2 2 2 2
Pelsall 2 2 2 2 2
Pensnett 3 2 2 2 2
Perry 3 2 2 2 2
Pleck 2 2 2 2 2
Pool Green 2 2 2 2 2
Portobello (West Midlands) 2 2 2 2 2
Potter's Green 2 2 2 2 2
Primrose Hill 3 2 2 2 2
Quarry Bank 3 2 2 2 2
Queslett 3 2 2 2 2
Quinton 3 2 2 2 2
Radford 2 2 2 2 2
Rednal 3 2 2 2 2
Roseville 3 2 2 2 2
Roughley 2 2 2 2 2
Rowley Regis 3 2 2 2 2
Rowley's Green 2 2 2 2 2
Rubery 3 2 2 2 2
Rushall (West Midlands) 2 2 2 2 2
Saltley 3 2 2 2 2
Sandwell 3 2 2 2 2
Sedgley 3 2 2 2 2
Selly Oak 3 2 2 2 2
Shard End 2 2 2 2 2
Sheldon 2 2 2 2 2
Shelfield 2 2 2 2 2
Shenley Fields 3 2 2 2 2
Shirley Heath 3 2 2 2 2
Shirley (West Midlands) 3 2 2 2 2
Short Heath 2 2 2 2 2
Small Heath 3 2 2 2 2
Smethwick 3 2 2 2 2
Solihull 2 2 2 2 2
Solihull Lodge 3 2 2 2 2
South Yardle 3 2 2 2 2
Springfield 3 2 2 2 2
Spring Hill 2 2 2 2 2
Stechford 2 2 2 2 2
Stivichall 2 2 2 2 2
Stoke 2 2 2 2 2
Stourbridge 3 2 2 2 2
Streetly 2 2 2 2 2
Sutton Coldfield 2 2 2 2 2
Swan Village 3 2 2 2 2
Tettenhall 2 2 2 2 2
Tile Cross 2 2 2 2 2
Tile Hill 2 2 2 2 2
Tipton 3 2 2 2 2
Tividale 3 2 2 2 2
Tyburn 2 2 2 2 2
Tyseley 3 2 2 2 2
Upper Eastern Green 2 2 2 2 2
Upper Gornal 3 2 2 2 2
Upper Stoke 2 2 2 2 2
Upper Witton 3 2 2 2 2
Vauxhall 3 2 2 2 2
Wake Green 3 2 2 2 2
Wallington Heath 2 2 2 2 2
Wall Heath 3 2 2 2 2
Walmley 2 2 2 2 2
Walsall 3 2 2 2 2
Walsall F.C. 3 2 2 2 2
Walsall Wood 2 2 2 2 2
Walsgrave On Sowe 2 2 2 2 2
Ward End 3 2 2 2 2
Warley 3 2 2 2 2
Wednesbury 3 2 2 2 2
Wells Green 2 2 2 2 2
Weoley Castle 3 2 2 2 2
Wergs 2 2 2 2 2
West Bromwich 3 2 2 2 2
West Bromwich Albion F.C. 3 2 2 2 2
West Heath 3 2 2 2 2
Whitehouse Common 2 2 2 2 2
Wightwick Manor 2 2 2 2 2
Willenhall (Nr Coventry) 2 2 2 2 2
Willenhall (Nr Walsall) 2 2 2 2 2
Witton 3 2 2 2 2
Wolverhampton 2 2 2 2 2
Wolverhampton Racecourse 2 2 2 2 2
Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C. 2 2 2 2 2
Woodgate 3 2 2 2 2
Woodside 3 2 2 2 2
Woods Bank 3 2 2 2 2
Wordsley 3 2 2 2 2
Wyken (West Midlands) 2 2 2 2 2
Wylde Green 2 2 2 2 2
Yardley 2 2 2 2 2
Yardley Wood 3 2 2 2 2

Defra Air Quality Monitoring Stations in West Midlands

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
Coventry Memorial Park 2014-06-25 14:00:00
Birmingham Tyburn 2017-06-28 10:00:00
Birmingham Tyburn Roadside 2016-09-20 14:00:00
Birmingham Acocks Green 2017-10-22 23:00:00 52 2 Low 10 1 Low 5 1 Low
Walsall Woodlands 2017-10-22 23:00:00 67 3 Low 11 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.

Data supplied by the Met Office via Defra. © 2017 Crown copyright Defra via uk-air.defra.gov.uk, licenced under the Open Government Licence (OGL).