Site Information for Portsmouth(UKA00421)

Portsmouth Information

The monitoring station is located in a self contained, air conditioned housing within the grounds of a primary school in a residential area of Hilsea. The manifold inlet is approximately 3.5 metres high and is approximately 5 metres from the kerbside of the nearest road, Curtis Mead. The A2047, London Road is approximately 120 metres from the station and has a traffic flow of 13,000 vehicles per day. The surrounding area is residential in nature.


EU Site ID: GB0733A

Environment Type: Urban Background

Altitude (metres): 5

Site Location

Site Address: Portsmouth

Government Region: South East

Easting/Northing: 465695, 103666

Latitude/Longitude: 50.828810, -1.068583

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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 15/04/2003 - 4.0
Nitric oxide 01/01/2001 - 4.0
Nitrogen dioxide 01/01/2001 - 4.0
Nitrogen oxides as nitrogen dioxide 01/01/2001 - 4.0
Sulphur dioxide 16/01/2001 30/09/2007 Not available
Carbon monoxide 21/03/2002 30/09/2007 Not available
PM10 particulate matter (Hourly measured) 01/01/2001 - 4.0
Non-volatile PM10 (Hourly measured) 07/07/2008 - Not available
Volatile PM10 (Hourly measured) 07/07/2008 - Not available
PM2.5 particulate matter (Hourly measured) 23/12/2008 - 4.0
Non-volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) 23/12/2008 - Not available
Volatile PM2.5 (Hourly measured) 23/12/2008 - 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 07/07/2008 - Not available
PM10 Ambient pressure measured 07/07/2008 - Not available
PM2.5 Ambient Temperature 23/12/2008 - Not available
PM2.5 Ambient Preasure 23/12/2008 - Not available

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Non-Automatic Hydrocarbon Network

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
benzene 23/05/2002 03/08/2007 Not available

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Networks measured at this monitoring site

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Automatic Urban and Rural Network (AURN) Automatic Urban and Rural Monitoring Network (AURN) About network Latest pollution summary
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Non-Automatic Hydrocarbon Network Non-Automatic Hydrocarbon Network About network Network Information page