Air Quality Monitoring at Valentia, Co. Kerry

Data from Air Quality Monitoring at Valentia, Co. Kerry

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

The Air Quality Index for Health  is calculated every hour and tells you if air quality is good, fair, poor or very poor in your region. The above index is for overall air quality in the Rural West AQIH 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 Valentia site is located at the Met Eireann observatory in Caherciveen, Co.Kerry. It is operated by Met Eireann as part of their ongoing observations on the vertical ozone profile.

Monitoring is done using a continuous monitor for ozone.

This work is ongoing.

Air Monitoring Information