Site Information for Nottingham Centre(UKA00274)

Nottingham Centre Information

The monitoring station is within a self-contained, air-conditioned housing located in a pedestrianised area. Surrounded by 4 storey commercial buildings. Due to implementation of Turning Point North Scheme the nearest main road, A6008 Lower Parliament Street is now not a major through route within the city centre. Traffic flows primarily comprise of buses and taxis. Only authorised traffic (such as: blue badge holders, private hire vehicles, access for loading / unloading and to off-street car parks) which need access to the Turning Point zone are still able to do so.


EU Site ID: GB0646A

Environment Type: Urban Background

Altitude (metres): 41

Site Location

Site Address: Nottingham

Government Region: East Midlands

Easting/Northing: 457440, 340047

Latitude/Longitude: 52.954730, -1.146447

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Operator Networks
Bureau Veritas Automatic Urban and Rural Network (AURN)
Ricardo Energy & Environment Non-Automatic Hydrocarbon Network, PAH Digitel (solid phase)

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 02/09/1996 - 4.0
Nitric oxide 02/09/1996 - 4.0
Nitrogen dioxide 02/09/1996 - 4.0
Nitrogen oxides as nitrogen dioxide 02/09/1996 - 4.0
Sulphur dioxide 02/09/1996 - 4.0
Carbon monoxide 02/09/1996 30/09/2007 Not available
PM10 particulate matter (Hourly measured) 02/09/1996 - 4.0
Non-volatile PM10 (Hourly measured) 27/03/2007 14/05/2019 Not available
Volatile PM10 (Hourly measured) 27/03/2007 14/05/2019 Not available
PM2.5 particulate matter (Hourly measured) 19/12/2008 - 4.0
Non-volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) 19/12/2008 14/05/2019 Not available
Volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) 19/12/2008 14/05/2019 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 27/03/2007 14/05/2019 Not available
PM10 Ambient pressure measured 27/03/2007 14/05/2019 Not available
PM2.5 Ambient Temperature 19/12/2008 14/05/2019 Not available
PM2.5 Ambient Preasure 19/12/2008 14/05/2019 Not available

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Non-Automatic Hydrocarbon Network

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
benzene 14/03/2002 - 4.0

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PAH Digitel (solid phase)

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Benzo(a)pyrene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Benzo(a)anthracene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Benzo(b)fluoranthene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Benzo(j)fluoranthene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Benzo(k)fluoranthene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Dibenzo(ac)anthracene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Dibenzo(ah)anthracene 16/11/2016 - Not available
5-Methyl Chrysene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Anthanthrene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Benzo(b)naphtho(2,1-d)thiophene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Benzo(c)phenanthrene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Benzo(e)pyrene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Benzo(ghi)perylene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Cholanthrene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Chrysene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Coronene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Cyclopenta(c,d)pyrene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Dibenzo(al)pyrene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Dibenzo(ae)pyrene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Dibenzo(ai)pyrene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Dibenzo(ah)pyrene 16/11/2016 - Not available
Perylene 16/11/2016 - Not available

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UK Black Carbon Network

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Black smoke 22/03/2007 06/11/2008 Not available
Black carbon 07/11/2008 22/03/2012 3.0
UV Particulate Matter 07/11/2008 22/03/2012 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
Non-Automatic Hydrocarbon Network Non-Automatic Hydrocarbon Network About network Network Information page
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