Site Information for Plymouth Centre(UKA00360)

Plymouth Centre Information

The monitoring station is within an existing brick building located in the main pedestrianised shopping area in the city centre. The nearest road, Royal Parade is approximately 140 metres from the station and is a busy urban dual-carriageway. The surrounding area comprises business and retail outlets in an urban environment.


EU Site ID: GB0687A

Environment Type: Urban Background

Altitude (metres): 18

Site Location

Site Address: Plymouth

Government Region: South West

Easting/Northing: 247748, 54614

Latitude/Longitude: 50.371670, -4.142361

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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. Use the links below to quickly jump to a specific network.

Automatic Urban Monitoring Network

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Ozone 29/09/1997 - 4.0
Nitric oxide 29/09/1997 - 4.0
Nitrogen dioxide 29/09/1997 - 4.0
Nitrogen oxides as nitrogen dioxide 29/09/1997 - 4.0
Sulphur dioxide 29/09/1997 30/09/2007 Not available
Carbon monoxide 29/09/1997 30/09/2007 Not available
PM10 particulate matter (Hourly measured) 29/09/1997 - 4.0
Non-volatile PM10 (Hourly measured) 01/03/2007 - Not available
Volatile PM10 (Hourly measured) 01/03/2007 - Not available
PM2.5 particulate matter (Hourly measured) 13/10/2009 - 4.0
Non-volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) 13/10/2009 - Not available
Volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) 13/10/2009 - 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 01/03/2007 - Not available
PM10 Ambient pressure measured 01/03/2007 - Not available
PM2.5 Ambient Temperature 13/10/2009 - Not available
PM2.5 Ambient Preasure 13/10/2009 - Not available

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Non-Automatic Hydrocarbon Network

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
benzene 20/06/2002 01/10/2012 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
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Pre-Formatted Data Files
Non-Automatic Hydrocarbon Network Non-Automatic Hydrocarbon Network About network Network Information page