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Station overview—Blackwater

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Location of Blackwater

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Established in February 2019, the Blackwater station measures particle levels to assess the impact of coal mining operations in the Blackwater community and surrounding area.

Monitoring period
10 April 2019–
Parameters monitored
  • Particle PM10
  • Particle PM2.5
  • Humidity
  • Rainfall
  • Temperature
  • Wind direction
  • Wind speed

Current measurements at 9pm 20 July 2019

Air quality
ParameterAir quality indexMeasurementRunning average
Particle PM1037good17µg/m³18.4µg/m³ (24hr avg)
Particle PM2.517very good4.2µg/m³4.2µg/m³ (24hr avg)
Meteorological
ParameterMeasurement
Wind direction71deg
Wind speed3.5m/s
Humidity50.3%
Temperature17°C
Rainfall0mm

Legend to air quality index colours

  • Very good 0–33
  • Good 34–66
  • Fair 67–99
  • Poor 100–149
  • Very poor >150

None of the data is validated (0% validated, 0/7 records)

Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
19 February 2019
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