Site Information for Christchurch Barrack Road(UKA00624)

Christchurch Barrack Road Information

Roadside monitoring station beside a dual carriageway section of the A35 as it passes through Christchurch, Dorset, adjacent to Christchurch Recreation Ground. The monitoring station is located approximately 3.5 metres from the kerb.


EU Site ID: GB1065A

Altitude (metres): 3

Environment Type: Urban Traffic

PM2.5 Targets This site is used in the assessment of the Annual Mean Concentration Target (AMCT) under the Environmental Target (Fine Particulate Matter) (England) Regulations 2023, subject to meeting the inclusion criteria on an annual basis. It is not used in the assessment of the Population Exposure Reduction Target (PERT). To find out more about how measurements are used to calculate progress towards the targets and which sites have met the inclusion criteria in different years, please see the PM2.5 target calculation page.

Site Location

Environment Type: Urban Traffic

Site Address: Not available

Government Region: South West

Easting/Northing: 415559, 92894

Latitude/Longitude: 50.735454, -1.780888

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Operator Networks
Bureau Veritas Automatic Urban Monitoring Network

Pollutants measured at this monitoring site

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Automatic Urban Monitoring Network

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m) Hourly PM Measurement method
Nitric oxide 01/09/2016 - 1.5
Nitrogen dioxide 01/09/2016 - 1.5
Nitrogen oxides as nitrogen dioxide 01/09/2016 - 1.5
PM2.5 particulate matter (Hourly measured) 01/10/2017 - 1.5 BAM1020heated
Modelled Wind Direction 01/09/2016 - Not available
Modelled Wind Speed 01/09/2016 - Not available
Modelled Temperature 01/09/2016 - Not available

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UK Urban NO2 Network

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Nitrogen dioxide (corrected) 01/01/2021 - 2.5

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Networks measured at this monitoring site

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Automatic Urban and Rural Monitoring Network (AURN) Automatic Urban and Rural Monitoring Network (AURN) About network Latest pollution summary
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UK Urban NO2 Network UK Urban NO2 Network About network Data Selector
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