Air Quality Monitoring in Newbridge, Co. Kildare

The Environmental Protection Agency manages the National Ambient Air Quality Network.

The air quality index for Newbridge 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 not currently carried out at Newbridge.

Historical air monitoring information

Air monitoring was previously carried out at Newbridge on Kildare County Council property at the centre of Newbridge, from October 2009 to May 2010.

Monitoring was done using continuous monitors for carbon monoxide, sulphur dioxide, nitrogen oxides, Benzene, Lead and PM10. Find out more information on what we monitor. Results of the assessment are available at the following link:

Historical air monitoring data can be downloaded here Newbridge.