Air Quality Monitoring in Letterkenny, Co. Donegal

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

The air quality index for Letterkenny is calculated on an hourly basis under the Large Towns 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 Letterkenny.

Historical air monitoring information

The Letterkenny site was located at the Donegal County Museum, High Street, Co. Donegal. The assessment took place between May 2008 and July 2009.

Levels of sulphur dioxide, nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxide, benzene and PM10 were measured. Results can be viewed in the assessment report.