Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council

Gateshead Lychgate Court (GA3)

Latitude: 54.962008
Longitude: -1.597121
Date Started: 01/01/2015
Altitude: 50 metres
Inlet Height: 3 metres
Environment: Roadside
Site Comments
This roadside station sits adjacent to Park Lane, to the west of the Felling Bypass (A184). A nearby roundabout connects to the A167 Tyne Bridge approch. The station is opposite a large foundry and is 6m from the nearest dwelling. It is within the town centre AQMA.

Latest Data

This monitoring site data was last updated: 11/12/2017 18:00

Parameter Pollution Band Concentration Period
Nitrogen dioxide (NO2) Low (Index 2) 99 µg/m3 hourly mean
PM2.5 particulate matter (Hourly measured) Low (Index 1) 7 µg/m3 (TEOM) 24 Hour mean
Nitric oxide (NO) not applicable 126 µg/m3 hourly mean
Nitrogen oxides as nitrogen dioxide (NOx as NO2) not applicable 293 µg/m3 hourly mean

Note: Values are based on provisional data. Data are GMT hour ending.
PM10 is measured as a running 24 hour mean, up to the current hour, and the band/index is calculated accordingly.

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