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Station overview—Auckland Point

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Location of Auckland Point

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This monitoring station is located in James Cook Park at Auckland Point. Established in May 2009, the station monitors particle emissions from port operations.

Established in 2009, the Memorial Park station uses differential optical absorption spectroscopy (DOAS) equipment to monitor pollutants over a light path from the Entertainment Centre to Memorial Park.

Monitoring period
1 July 2009–
Parameters monitored
  • Nitrogen dioxide
  • Ozone
  • Particle PM10
  • Sulfur dioxide
  • Humidity
  • Rainfall
  • Temperature
  • Wind direction
  • Wind speed

Current measurements at 3pm 19 July 2019

Air quality
ParameterAir quality indexMeasurementRunning average
Particle PM1027very good15.6µg/m³13.7µg/m³ (24hr avg)
Meteorological
ParameterMeasurement
Wind direction67deg
Wind speed1.8m/s
Humidity39.2%
Temperature19.8°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, 0/6 records)

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