Environmental problems Air quality

Monitoring air quality

We have three automatic monitoring stations at:

  • Piccadilly Gardens
  • Manchester Sharston
  • Oxford Road

These give us high quality hourly data that are independently audited. You can download the data from the following websites: 

We also have sites that collect samples for analysis at regular intervals such as daily and monthly:

  • Particulate matter - results available on our monitoring data webpage (daily sampling).
  • Nitrogen dioxide passive diffusion tubes - results available at CleanAirGM (monthly sampling).

Data from all of the above sites are also included in our air quality reports. Reports prior to 2012 can be downloaded at our archived air quality reports.

If you're not sure what information you need, or where to get it, complete our online request form.

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