Site Information for Manchester University(UKA00577)

Manchester University Information

The Manchester Solar Radiation Monitoring site is located on the top of the 35m tall Pariser Building, University of Manchester. It is located at the southern edge of the core of Manchester city centre such that the site and instruments have a mostly clear view of the horizon, particularly to the south. Manchester is a generally low level site (typical elevations < 100m), the closest hills being the Peak District 20km to the east


EU Site ID:

Altitude (metres): 76

Environment Type: Urban Background

Site Location

Environment Type: Urban Background

Site Address: Not available

Government Region: North West & Merseyside

Easting/Northing: 384581, 397546

Latitude/Longitude: 53.474417, -2.233773

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Operator Networks
University of Manchester Ozone-UV

Pollutants measured at this monitoring site

The pollutants measured at this monitoring site, grouped by network, are shown below.


Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Stratospheric Ozone 27/05/1997 - Not available
Total Ultraviolet radiation 27/05/1997 - Not available

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Networks measured at this monitoring site

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Ozone / UV Not available About network Stratospheric Ozone Data
UV Radiation Data