Air Quality Bulletin - Nitrogen Dioxide June 2017

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 June 2017.

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 June

EPA
Coleraine Street 0 Dublin 7 Urban Traffic

30 June

Dublin City Council
Winetavern Street 1 Dublin 8 Suburban Background

30 June

Dublin City Council
Blanchardstown 0 Dublin 15 Suburban Traffic

30 June

Fingal County Council
Dún Laoghaire 1 Co. Dublin Suburban Background

30 June

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

30 June

EPA
Portlaoise 0 Co. Laois Suburban Background

30 June

EPA
South Link Road 0 Cork City Suburban Traffic

30 June

Cork City Council
Kilkenny Seville Lodge 0 Kilkenny City Suburban Background

30 June

EPA
Enniscorthy* 0 Co. Wexford Suburban Background

10 February

EPA
Emo Court 0 Co. Laois Suburban Background 

30 June

EPA
Castlebar 0 Co. Mayo Suburban Background

30 June

EPA
Kilkitt 0 Co. Monaghan Rural Background

30 June

EPA

*monitoring at this station has ended

 aexceedance dates:

Winetavern St.

23/01/2017 

 

Dun Laoghaire

31/01/2017