Air Quality Bulletin - Nitrogen Dioxide June 2020

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 29th June 2020. This data is provisional and subject to future revision following any further data validation.

Station Name

Number of values greater than 200 ug/m3 (year to date)

 

Station Location

Station Type

Data available to

Station Operator

Rathmines

0

Dublin 6

Urban Background

29th June

EPA

Ballyfermot

0

Dublin 7

Urban Traffic

29th June

Dublin City Council

St. John's Road

0

Dublin 8

Urban Traffic

29th June

Dublin City Council

Pearse Street

8

Dublin 2

Urban Traffic

29th June

 EPA

Winetavern Street

0

Dublin 8

Urban Traffic

29th June

Dublin City Council

Blanchardstown

0

Dublin 15

Suburban Traffic

29th June

Fingal County Council

Davitt Road

0

Dublin 12

Suburban Traffic

29th June

Dublin City Council

Tallaght

0

Dublin 24

Suburban Traffic

29th June

EPA

Dún Laoghaire

0

Dublin 24

Suburban Background

29th June

Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council

Swords

0

Co. Dublin

Suburban Background

29th June

EPA

Ringsend

0

Dublin 4

Urban Traffic

29th June

EPA

Dublin Port

0

Dublin 1

Suburban Background

29th June

     EPA/DPA

Portlaoise

0

Co. Laois

Suburban Background

29th June

EPA

UCC Distillery Field

0

Cork City

Suburban Background

29th June

UCC

South Link Road

0

Cork City

Suburban Traffic

29th June

Cork City Council

Kilkenny Seville Lodge

0

Kilkenny City

Suburban Traffic

29th June

EPA

Dundalk

0

Co. Louth

Suburban background

29th June

EPA

Emo Court

0

Co. Laois

Rural Background

29th June

EPA

Castlebar

0

Co. Mayo

Suburban Background

29th June

EPA

Navan

0

Co. Meath

Suburban Traffic

29th June

EPA

Kilkitt

0

Co. Monaghan

Rural Background

29th June

EPA

People's Park Limerick

0

Co. Limerick

Urban Background

29th June

EPA

Waterford

0

Co. Waterford

Suburban Background

29th June

EPA 


 
Exceedance dates:

Pearse Street

19/03/2020 0700

19/03/2020 0800

19/03/2020 0900

20/03/2020 0900

23/03/2020 0800

30/03/2020 0800

31/03/2020 0900

07/04/2020 0800