Site Information for Mace Head(UKA00167)

Mace Head Information

The monitoring station is located at the Mace Head Atmospheric Research Station and is approximately 100 metres from the Atlantic sea shore, 5 metres above sea level. The nearest road is a residential road approximately 400 metres to the east. The The surrounding area is rural in nature.


EU Site ID: IE0031R

Environment Type: Rural Background

Altitude (metres): 15

Site Location

Site Address: Not available

Government Region: West Ireland

Easting/Northing: -125862, 410236

Latitude/Longitude: 53.326444, -9.903917

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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.

Automatic Rural Monitoring Network

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Ozone 03/04/1987 - 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

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Networks measured at this monitoring site

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