Air Quality Monitoring in Wexford Town

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

The air quality index for Wexford Town 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 Wexford Town.

Historical air monitoring information

Air monitoring was previously carried out in Wexford Town at a site located in the yard of County Hall on Spawell Road. Monitoring began in March 2005 and finished in March 2006.  Monitoring was done by a mobile unit containing continuous monitors for sulphur dioxide, nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxide, PM10 and benzene. Continuous samples were taken for metals. Results are available using the link below.

Historical air monitoring data can be downloaded here Wexford Town.