Air quality monitoring in Winetavern Street, Dublin

Data from Air quality monitoring in Winetavern Street, Dublin

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 Dublin City 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 Winetavern St. site is located on the South side of the Liffey near Christchurch Cathedral, about 500m from the city centre. This site is operated by Dublin City Council.

Monitoring is done using continuous monitors for sulphur dioxide, nitrogen oxides and carbon monoxide. Continuous samples are also taken for particulates (PM10) however the method is not automatic and real time data is not available.

The most recent available results can be viewed through the links below.

Benzo(a)Pyrene and Heavy Metal monitoring ceased at this site in December 2013. 

Air Monitoring Information