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Site Information for Newcastle Centre (UKA00213)

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Newcastle Centre Information

The monitoring station is within a self-contained, air-conditioned housing located approximately 20 metres from the B1307 and 180 metres away from a major through road of the city, the B1318 Great North Road. The surrounding area is generally open with a private car park and a grassed area in the immediate vicinity of the monitoring station.

UK-AIR ID: UKA00213

EU Site ID: GB0568A

Environment Type: Urban Background

Altitude (metres): 45

Site Location

Site Address: Newcastle

Government Region: North East

Easting/Northing: 425026, 564918

Latitude/Longitude: 54.978250, -1.610528

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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 PAH Digitel (solid phase)
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 08/03/1992 - 4.0
Nitric oxide 08/03/1992 - 4.0
Nitrogen dioxide 08/03/1992 - 4.0
Nitrogen oxides as nitrogen dioxide 08/03/1992 - 4.0
Sulphur dioxide 08/03/1992 15/08/2012 4.0
Carbon monoxide 08/03/1992 15/08/2012 4.0
PM10 particulate matter (Hourly measured) 08/03/1992 - 4.0
Non-volatile PM10 (Hourly measured) 21/02/2007 - Not available
Volatile PM10 (Hourly measured) 21/02/2007 - Not available
PM2.5 particulate matter (Hourly measured) 24/08/2008 - 4.0
Non-volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) 24/08/2008 - Not available
Volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) 24/08/2008 - 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 21/02/2007 - Not available
PM10 Ambient pressure measured 21/02/2007 - Not available
PM2.5 Ambient Temperature 24/08/2008 - Not available
PM2.5 Ambient Preasure 24/08/2008 - Not available

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Non-Automatic Hydrocarbon Network

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
benzene 05/03/2002 - 4.0

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PAH Andersen

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Benzo(a)pyrene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Benzo(a)anthracene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Benzo(b+j)fluoranthene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Benzo(k)fluoranthene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Dibenzo(ah+ac)anthracene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
1-Methyl anthracene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
1-Methyl Naphthalene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
1-Methyl phenanthrene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
2-Methyl anthracene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
2-Methyl Naphthalene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
2-Methyl phenanthrene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
4.5-Methylene phenanthrene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
5-Methyl Chrysene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
9-Methyl anthracene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Acenaphthene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Acenaphthylene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Anthanthrene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Anthracene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Benzo(b)naphtho(2,1-d)thiophene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Benzo(c)phenanthrene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Benzo(e)pyrene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Benzo(ghi)perylene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Biphenyl 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Cholanthrene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Chrysene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Coronene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Cyclopenta(c,d)pyrene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Dibenzo(al)pyrene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Dibenzo(ae)pyrene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Dibenzo(ai)pyrene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Dibenzo(ah)pyrene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Fluoranthene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Fluorene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Perylene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Phenanthrene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Pyrene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available
Retene 01/01/2001 31/12/2006 Not available

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PAH Digitel (solid phase)

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Benzo(a)pyrene 23/05/2007 - 4.0
Benzo(a)anthracene 23/05/2007 - 4.0
Benzo(b)fluoranthene 01/01/2012 - 4.0
Benzo(j)fluoranthene 01/01/2012 - 4.0
Benzo(b+j)fluoranthene 23/05/2007 31/12/2011 Not available
Benzo(k)fluoranthene 23/05/2007 - 4.0
Indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene 23/05/2007 - 4.0
Dibenzo(ac)anthracene 01/01/2012 - 4.0
Dibenzo(ah)anthracene 01/01/2012 - 4.0
Dibenzo(ah+ac)anthracene 23/05/2007 31/12/2011 Not available
5-Methyl Chrysene 23/05/2007 - 4.0
Anthanthrene 23/05/2007 - 4.0
Benzo(b)naphtho(2,1-d)thiophene 23/05/2007 - 4.0
Benzo(c)phenanthrene 23/05/2007 - 4.0
Benzo(e)pyrene 23/05/2007 - 4.0
Benzo(ghi)perylene 23/05/2007 - 4.0
Cholanthrene 23/05/2007 - 4.0
Chrysene 23/05/2007 - 4.0
Coronene 23/05/2007 - 4.0
Cyclopenta(c,d)pyrene 23/05/2007 - 4.0
Dibenzo(al)pyrene 23/05/2007 - 4.0
Dibenzo(ae)pyrene 23/05/2007 - 4.0
Dibenzo(ai)pyrene 23/05/2007 - 4.0
Dibenzo(ah)pyrene 23/05/2007 - 4.0
Perylene 23/05/2007 - 4.0

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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
Non-Automatic Hydrocarbon Network Non-Automatic Hydrocarbon Network About network Network Information page
PAH Andersen PAH Andersen About network PAH data download page
PAH Digitel (solid phase) PAH Digitel (solid phase) About network PAH data download page