Reading Borough Council

Reading New Town (REA1, an AURN site)

Latitude: 51.453090
Longitude: -0.944067
Date Started: 17/10/2003
Altitude: 58 metres
Environment: Urban Background

Latest Data

This monitoring site data was last updated: 16/11/2018 04:00

Parameter Pollution Band Concentration Period
PM10 particulate matter (Hourly measured) Low (Index 2) 20 µg/m3 (TEOM FDMS) 24 Hour mean
PM2.5 particulate matter (Hourly measured) Low (Index 2) 16 µg/m3 (TEOM FDMS) 24 Hour mean
Ozone (O3) Low (Index 1) 15 µg/m3 8 Hour mean
Nitrogen dioxide (NO2) Low (Index 1) 25 µg/m3 hourly mean
Nitric oxide (NO) not applicable 1 µg/m3 hourly mean
Nitrogen oxides as nitrogen dioxide (NOx as NO2) not applicable 28 µg/m3 hourly mean
Non-volatile PM10 (Hourly measured) not applicable 17 µg/m3 (TEOM FDMS) 24 Hour mean
Volatile PM10 (Hourly measured) not applicable 2 µg/m3 (TEOM FDMS) 24 Hour mean
Non-volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) not applicable 13 µg/m3 (TEOM FDMS) 24 Hour mean
Volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) not applicable 3 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.

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