Site Information for Coventry Allesley(UKA00592)

Coventry Allesley Information

The monitoring station is within a self-contained air conditioned mobile unit located within the grounds of Allesley Park, in the roadside of Buckingham Rise Road. The site is located at approximately 3.4 km west of Coventry's city centre. The surrounding area is mainly open land with the nearest trees occurring within a distance of 45 meters. The nearest major road is the A45, which lies approximately 75 meters to the west.


EU Site ID: GB1034A

Altitude (metres): 98

Environment Type: Urban Background

PM2.5 Targets This site is used in the assessment of both the Annual Mean Concentration Target (AMCT) and Population Exposure Reduction Target (PERT) under the Environmental Target (Fine Particulate Matter) (England) Regulations 2023, subject to meeting the inclusion criteria on an annual basis. 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 Background

Site Address: Coventry CV5 9HS

Government Region: West Midlands

Easting/Northing: 430013, 279383

Latitude/Longitude: 52.411628, -1.560189

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Operator Networks
Bureau Veritas Automatic Urban Monitoring Network

Pollutants measured at this monitoring site

The pollutants measured at this monitoring site, grouped by network, are shown below.

Automatic Urban Monitoring Network

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m) Hourly PM Measurement method
Ozone 17/06/2014 - 3.5
Nitric oxide 17/06/2014 - 3.5
Nitrogen dioxide 17/06/2014 - 3.5
Nitrogen oxides as nitrogen dioxide 17/06/2014 - 3.5
PM10 particulate matter (Hourly measured) 28/05/2019 - 3.5 FIDAS200
PM2.5 particulate matter (Hourly measured) 11/06/2014 - 3.5 FIDAS200
Non-volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) 11/06/2014 28/05/2019 0.0
Volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) 11/06/2014 28/05/2019 0.0
Modelled Wind Direction 17/06/2014 - Not available
Modelled Wind Speed 17/06/2014 - Not available
Modelled Temperature 17/06/2014 - Not available
PM2.5 Ambient Temperature 11/06/2014 28/05/2019 Not available
PM2.5 Ambient Preasure 11/06/2014 28/05/2019 Not available

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Networks measured at this monitoring site

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