Site Information for Birmingham Acocks Green(UKA00559)

Birmingham Acocks Green Information

The monitoring station is within a self-contained, air-conditioned housing located within the grounds of an annex to a large school. The monitoring station is approximately 70 metres from the nearest road (other than car park access road), Shirley Road.


EU Site ID: GB1013A

Environment Type: Urban Background

Altitude (metres): 134

Site Location

Site Address: Fox Hollies Leisure Centre Shirley Road Birmingham B27 7NS

Government Region: West Midlands

Easting/Northing: 411654, 282146

Latitude/Longitude: 52.437165, -1.829999

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Operator Networks
Bureau Veritas Automatic Urban and Rural Network (AURN)
Ricardo Energy & Environment Non-Automatic Hydrocarbon Network

Pollutants measured at this monitoring site

The pollutants measured at this monitoring site, grouped by network, are shown below. Use the links below to quickly jump to a specific network.

Automatic Urban Monitoring Network

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Ozone 18/03/2011 - 3.5
Nitric oxide 18/03/2011 - 3.5
Nitrogen dioxide 18/03/2011 - 3.5
Nitrogen oxides as nitrogen dioxide 18/03/2011 - 3.5
Sulphur dioxide 18/03/2011 13/08/2012 3.5
PM10 particulate matter (Hourly measured) 16/05/2019 - Not available
PM2.5 particulate matter (Hourly measured) 26/07/2011 - 3.5
Non-volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) 26/07/2011 16/05/2019 Not available
Volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) 26/07/2011 16/05/2019 Not available
Modelled Wind Direction 18/03/2011 - Not available
Modelled Wind Speed 18/03/2011 - Not available
Modelled Temperature 18/03/2011 - Not available
PM2.5 Ambient Temperature 26/07/2011 16/05/2019 Not available
PM2.5 Ambient Preasure 26/07/2011 16/05/2019 Not available

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Non-Automatic Hydrocarbon Network

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
benzene 04/05/2011 28/10/2014 3.5

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Networks measured at this monitoring site

The listing below shows the networks that this monitoring site belongs to. You can search for sites within these networks by clicking on their name, or use the network information links to find out more about them.

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Automatic Urban and Rural Network (AURN) Automatic Urban and Rural Monitoring Network (AURN) About network Latest pollution summary
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Non-Automatic Hydrocarbon Network Non-Automatic Hydrocarbon Network About network Network Information page