Air Quality Bulletin - Nitrogen Dioxide November 2018

31 August

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

The hourly limit for NO2 is 200 ug/m3. The limit is deemed breached if more than 18 exceedances occur during the year.  The table below shows the number of exceedances at stations in Ireland based on available data to 30 November 2018.

Station NameNumber of values
greater than 
200 ug/m3
(year to date)a
Station LocationStation TypeData available toStation Operator
Rathmines 0 Dublin 6 Urban Background

30 November

EPA
Coleraine Street 0 Dublin 7 Urban Traffic

30 November

Dublin City Council
Winetavern Street 0 Dublin 8 Suburban Background

30 November

Dublin City Council
Blanchardstown 0 Dublin 15 Suburban Traffic

30 November

Fingal County Council
Dún Laoghaire 0 Co. Dublin Suburban Background

30 November

Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council
Swords 0 Co. Dublin Suburban Background

30 November

EPA
Ringsend 0 Dublin 4 Urban Traffic

30 November

EPA
Portlaoise 0 Co. Laois Suburban Background

30 November

EPA
UCC Distillery Field 0 Cork City Suburban Background

30 November

UCC
South Link Road 0 Cork City Suburban Traffic

30 November

Cork City Council
Kilkenny Seville Lodge 0 Kilkenny City Suburban Background 30 November EPA
Dundalk 0 Co. Louth Suburban Background

30 November

EPA
Emo Court 0 Co. Laois Suburban Background 

30 November

EPA
Castlebar 0 Co. Mayo Suburban Background

30 November

EPA
Kilkitt 0 Co. Monaghan Rural Background

30 November

EPA

*monitoring at this station has ended

 aexceedance dates: