Air Quality Monitoring at Kilkitt, Co. Monaghan

The Environmental Protection Agency manages the National Ambient Air Quality Network.  Find out more information on what we monitor.

The air quality index for Kilkitt, Co. Monoghan is calculated on an hourly basis under the Rural East 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.

The Kilkitt site is located in the drinking water treatment works at Kilkitt in Co. Monaghan. This is a rural setting with little traffic or other influences on air quality.

Monitoring is done using continuous monitors for nitrogen oxides, sulphur dioxide and ozone. PM10 heavy metals and Benzo (a) Pyrene are also measured at this site.

The latest results can be viewed using the links below.

Historical air monitoring information

In 2002/2003 an air quality assessment for all required parameters was carried out. The results of the assessment are available via the link below.

Historical air monitoring data can be downloaded here Kilkitt.