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Air Quality Monitoring Station: Reading New Town

Location ID: UKA00462 / GB0840A

Environment Type: Urban Background

Defra Region: South East

Location: Reading

Notes: The monitoring station is within a self-contained, air-conditioned housing within a cemetery surrounded by trees. The cemetery occupies a triangular site at the junction of two busy main roads (A4 and A329) to the east of the town centre. The roads are approximately 100 metres from the station. The surrounding area is high density residential dwellings.

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
2019-04-1623:00:00462 Low471 Low465 Moderaten/a
2019-04-1622:00:00432 Low461 Low465 Moderaten/a
2019-04-1621:00:00392 Low501 Low465 Moderaten/a
2019-04-1620:00:00372 Low501 Low465 Moderaten/a
2019-04-1619:00:00342 Low521 Low465 Moderaten/a
2019-04-1618:00:00321 Low441 Low455 Moderaten/a
2019-04-1617:00:00301 Low431 Low445 Moderaten/a
2019-04-1616:00:00241 Low401 Low435 Moderaten/a
2019-04-1615:00:00211 Low451 Low414 Moderaten/a
2019-04-1614:00:00201 Low431 Low414 Moderaten/a
2019-04-1613:00:00191 Low431 Low394 Moderaten/a
2019-04-1612:00:00171 Low391 Low384 Moderaten/a
2019-04-1611:00:00161 Low421 Low374 Moderaten/a
2019-04-1610:00:00171 Low401 Low364 Moderaten/a
2019-04-1609:00:00181 Low521 Low353 Lown/a
2019-04-1608:00:00191 Low561 Low343 Lown/a
2019-04-1607:00:00221 Low501 Low333 Lown/a
2019-04-1606:00:00251 Low451 Low333 Lown/a
2019-04-1605:00:00281 Low451 Low333 Lown/a
2019-04-1604:00:00331 Low551 Low323 Lown/a
2019-04-1603:00:00362 Low551 Low323 Lown/a
2019-04-1601:00:00482 Low591 Low313 Lown/a

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