Air Quality Monitoring in Knocklyon, Dublin 16

The Environmental Protection Agency manages the national ambient air quality network.

The air quality index for Knocklyon is calculated on an hourly basis under the Dublin City AQIH Region. The Air Quality Map  shows you if air quality is good, fair, poor or very poor in your region.

You can find out if air quality is likely to affect your health and what you can do to protect your health on the Air Quality Index for Health page.

Air monitoring is currently not carried out in Knocklyon.

Historical air monitoring information

An air quality assessment was previously carried out in Knocklyon. The air monitoring site was located in St. Columcille's Community School, Knocklyon, about 200 metres from the M50 motorway. The assessment took place between April 2008 and January 2009.

Levels of sulphur dioxide, nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxide, benzene and PM10 were measured. 

The assessment report is available to download.