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Site Information for London N. Kensington (UKA00253)

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London N. Kensington Information

The monitoring station is located within a self contained cabin in the grounds of Sion Manning School. The nearest road, St. Charles Square, is a quiet residential road approximately 5 metres from the station. The surrounding area is mainly residential. The site is part of the London Air Quality Network and is owned and funded by the London Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.

UK-AIR ID: UKA00253

EU Site ID: GB0620A

Environment Type: Urban Background

Altitude (metres): 5

Site Location

Site Address: London

Government Region: Greater London

Easting/Northing: 524045, 181749

Latitude/Longitude: 51.521050, -0.213492

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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
National Physical Laboratory Particulates, UK Black Carbon Network
Kings College London 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 01/04/1996 - 3.5
Nitric oxide 01/04/1996 - 3.5
Nitrogen dioxide 01/04/1996 - 3.5
Nitrogen oxides as nitrogen dioxide 01/04/1996 - 3.5
Sulphur dioxide 01/04/1996 - 3.5
Carbon monoxide 01/04/1996 - 3.5
PM10 particulate matter (Hourly measured) 01/04/1996 - 3.5
Non-volatile PM10 (Hourly measured) 31/03/2009 - Not available
Volatile PM10 (Hourly measured) 31/03/2009 - Not available
PM2.5 particulate matter (Hourly measured) 17/12/2008 - 3.5
Non-volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) 17/12/2008 - Not available
Volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) 17/12/2008 - Not available
PM10 particulate matter (Daily measured) 07/05/2008 05/10/2016 3.5
PM2.5 particulate matter (Daily measured) 07/05/2008 05/10/2016 3.5
Daily measured PM10 (uncorrected) 01/04/2008 - Not available
Daily measured PM2.5 (uncorrected) 07/05/2008 - Not available
Modelled Wind Direction 01/08/2010 - Not available
Modelled Wind Speed 01/08/2010 - Not available
Modelled Temperature 01/08/2010 - Not available
PM10 Ambient Temperature 31/03/2009 - Not available
PM10 Ambient pressure measured 31/03/2009 - Not available
PM2.5 Ambient Temperature 17/12/2008 - Not available
PM2.5 Ambient Preasure 17/12/2008 - Not available

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Particulates

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Total Number Concentration 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 16.6 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 17.8 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 19.2 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 20.6 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 22.1 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 23.7 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 25.5 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 27.4 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 29.5 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 31.7 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 34 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 36.6 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 39.3 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 42.2 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 45.3 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 48.7 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 52.4 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 56.3 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 60.5 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 65 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 69.8 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 75.1 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 80.6 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 86.7 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 93.1 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 100 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 107.5 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 115.5 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 124.1 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 133.4 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 143.3 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 154 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 165.5 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 177.9 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 191.2 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 205.4 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 220.7 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 237.2 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 254.9 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 273.9 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 294.3 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 316.3 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 339.9 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 365.3 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 392.5 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 421.8 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 453.3 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 487.1 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 523.4 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 562.4 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Particle Count 604.3 nm 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Calcium aerosol - PM10 01/01/2011 - 3.5
Chloride aerosol - PM10 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Magnesium aerosol - PM10 01/01/2011 - 3.5
Potassium aerosol - PM10 01/01/2011 - 3.5
Sodium aerosol - PM10 01/01/2011 - 3.5
Ammonium aerosol - PM10 01/01/2011 - 3.5
Particulate nitrate - PM10 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Sulphate aerosol - PM10 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Elemental Carbon by reflectance-PM10 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Elemental Carbon by transmittance-PM10 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Organic Carbon by reflectance-PM10 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Organic Carbon by transmittance-PM10 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Total Carbon-PM10 01/01/2009 - 3.5
Chloride aerosol - PM1 01/01/2014 - Not available
Ammonium aerosol - PM1 01/01/2014 - Not available
Nitrate aerosol - PM1 01/01/2014 - Not available
Sulphate aerosol - PM1 01/01/2014 - Not available
Organic Carbon - PM1 01/01/2014 - Not available

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Partisol Research

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
PM10 particulate matter (Daily measured) 27/09/2000 24/10/2007 Not available
PM2.5 particulate matter (Daily measured) 07/09/2000 24/10/2007 Not available
Daily measured PM10 (uncorrected) 27/09/2000 24/10/2007 Not available
Daily measured PM2.5 (uncorrected) 07/09/2000 24/10/2007 Not available

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UK Black Carbon Network

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Black smoke 28/02/2007 31/12/2009 Not available
Black carbon 05/11/2008 - 3.0
UV Particulate Matter 05/11/2008 - 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
Pre-Formatted Data Files
Particulates Particle Size Composition About network Particle Monitoring Data page
Data Selector
Partisol Research Automatic Urban and Rural Monitoring Network (AURN) Not available Not Available
UK Black Carbon Network Black Carbon About network Data Selector
Network Information page