Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

Wigan Centre (WIG5, an AURN site)

Latitude: 53.549140
Longitude: -2.638139
Date Started: 08/10/2004
Altitude: 45 metres
Environment: Urban Background

Latest Data

This monitoring site data was last updated: 25/08/2019 08:00

Parameter Pollution Band Concentration Period
PM10 particulate matter (Hourly measured) Low (Index 2) 22 µg/m3 (FIDAS) 24 Hour mean
PM2.5 particulate matter (Hourly measured) Low (Index 2) 14 µg/m3 (Ref.eq) 24 Hour mean
Ozone (O3) Low (Index 1) 27 µg/m3 8 Hour mean
Nitrogen dioxide (NO2) Low (Index 1) 28 µg/m3 hourly mean
Nitric oxide (NO) not applicable 6 µg/m3 hourly mean
Nitrogen oxides as nitrogen dioxide (NOx as NO2) not applicable 38 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.

Map showing the location of the Wigan Centre monitoring site