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Site Information for Glasgow Townhead (UKA00576)

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Glasgow Townhead Information

The monitoring station is within an existing brick building located inside a residential area, which lies in the perimeter established by St Mungo's Avenue and Kennedy Street, in Glasgow's city centre. The surrounding area comprises residential houses, gardens and some businesses, in an urban environment. The M8 motorway is situated approximately 360 m to the North.

UK-AIR ID: UKA00576

EU Site ID: GB1028A

Environment Type: Urban Background

Altitude (metres): 40

Site Location

Site Address: Not available

Government Region: Central Scotland

Easting/Northing: 259693, 665899

Latitude/Longitude: 55.865782, -4.243631

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Partners

The Partners who operate networks at this monitoring sites are shown in the table below. Clicking on the Partner name will open their website in a new window.

Operator Networks
Bureau Veritas Automatic Urban and Rural Network (AURN)

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 07/10/2013 - 4.0
Nitric oxide 07/10/2013 - 4.0
Nitrogen dioxide 07/10/2013 - 4.0
Nitrogen oxides as nitrogen dioxide 07/10/2013 - 4.0
PM10 particulate matter (Hourly measured) 07/10/2013 - 4.0
Non-volatile PM10 (Hourly measured) 07/10/2013 - Not available
Volatile PM10 (Hourly measured) 07/10/2013 - Not available
PM2.5 particulate matter (Hourly measured) 07/10/2013 - 4.0
Non-volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) 07/10/2013 - Not available
Volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) 07/10/2013 - Not available
Modelled Wind Direction 07/10/2013 - Not available
Modelled Wind Speed 07/10/2013 - Not available
Modelled Temperature 07/10/2013 - Not available
PM10 Ambient Temperature 07/10/2013 - Not available
PM10 Ambient pressure measured 07/10/2013 - Not available
PM2.5 Ambient Temperature 07/10/2013 - Not available
PM2.5 Ambient Preasure 07/10/2013 - Not available

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PAH Digitel (solid phase)

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Benzo(a)pyrene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Benzo(a)anthracene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Benzo(b)fluoranthene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Benzo(j)fluoranthene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Benzo(k)fluoranthene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Dibenzo(ac)anthracene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Dibenzo(ah)anthracene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
5-Methyl Chrysene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Anthanthrene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Benzo(b)naphtho(2,1-d)thiophene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Benzo(c)phenanthrene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Benzo(e)pyrene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Benzo(ghi)perylene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Cholanthrene 01/07/2016 - Not available
Chrysene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Coronene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Cyclopenta(c,d)pyrene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Dibenzo(al)pyrene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Dibenzo(ae)pyrene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Dibenzo(ai)pyrene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Dibenzo(ah)pyrene 16/10/2013 - 4.0
Perylene 16/10/2013 - 4.0

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UK Black Carbon Network

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Black carbon 01/12/2013 - 3.0
UV Particulate Matter 01/12/2013 - 3.0

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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
Current Levels
Data Selector
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PAH Digitel (solid phase) PAH Digitel (solid phase) About network PAH data download page
UK Black Carbon Network Black Carbon About network Data Selector
Network Information page