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: 25/08/2019 08:00

Parameter Pollution Band Concentration Period
PM2.5 particulate matter (Hourly measured) Low (Index 2) 12 µg/m3 (BAM) 24 Hour mean
PM10 particulate matter (Hourly measured) Low (Index 2) 29 µg/m3 (Ref.eq) 24 Hour mean
Ozone (O3) Low (Index 1) 27 µg/m3 8 Hour mean
Nitrogen dioxide (NO2) Low (Index 1) 33 µg/m3 hourly mean
Nitric oxide (NO) not applicable 5 µg/m3 hourly mean
Nitrogen oxides as nitrogen dioxide (NOx as NO2) not applicable 40 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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