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Air Quality Monitoring Station: Plymouth Centre

Location ID: UKA00360 / GB0687A

Environment Type: Urban Background

Defra Region: South West

Location: Plymouth

Notes: The monitoring station is within an existing brick building located in the main pedestrianised shopping area in the city centre. The nearest road, Royal Parade is approximately 140 metres from the station and is a busy urban dual-carriageway. The surrounding area comprises business and retail outlets in an urban environment.

Measurements taken at this site:
Running 8 Hour mean Ozone (µgm-3)
Hourly mean Nitrogen dioxide (µgm-3)
Running 24 Hour mean PM2.5 Particles (µgm-3)
Running 24 Hour mean PM10 Particles (µgm-3)

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Most recent measurements

Latest data at the top. "n/a" means no measurement was taken in that time period.

DateTime Running 8 Hour mean Ozone
(µgm-3)
Hourly mean Nitrogen dioxide
(µgm-3)
Running 24 Hour mean PM2.5 Particles
(µgm-3)
Running 24 Hour mean PM10 Particles
(µgm-3)
ValueLevelValueLevelValueLevelValueLevel
2017-10-1911:00:00211 Low341 Low132 Low242 Low
2017-10-1910:00:00211 Low461 Low132 Low242 Low
2017-10-1909:00:00261 Low481 Low132 Low242 Low
2017-10-1908:00:00331 Low411 Low122 Low242 Low
2017-10-1907:00:00382 Low281 Low122 Low232 Low
2017-10-1906:00:00432 Low181 Low122 Low232 Low
2017-10-1905:00:00432 Low181 Low122 Low232 Low
2017-10-1904:00:00472 Low271 Low122 Low232 Low
2017-10-1903:00:00462 Low271 Low111 Low232 Low
2017-10-1901:00:00432 Low91 Low111 Low232 Low

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