AURN Monitoring Site

Leicester University (LECU, an AURN site)

Latitude: 52.619823
Longitude: -1.127311
Date Started: 01/10/2013
Altitude: 83 metres
Environment: Urban Background

Latest Data

This monitoring site data was last updated: 12/12/2018 10:00

Parameter Pollution Band Concentration Period
PM2.5 particulate matter (Hourly measured) Low (Index 2) 18 µg/m3 (TEOM FDMS) 24 Hour mean
Nitrogen dioxide (NO2) Low (Index 1) 29 µg/m3 hourly mean
Ozone (O3) Low (Index 1) 22 µg/m3 8 Hour mean
Nitric oxide (NO) not applicable 5 µg/m3 hourly mean
Nitrogen oxides as nitrogen dioxide (NOx as NO2) not applicable 38 µg/m3 hourly mean
Non-volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) not applicable 12 µg/m3 (TEOM FDMS) 24 Hour mean
Volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) not applicable 5 µg/m3 (TEOM FDMS) 24 Hour 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.

Map showing the location of the Leicester University monitoring site