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Station overview—Mountain Creek

Location of Mountain Creek

Map marker is indicative only. It does not reflect the exact location of the station.
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This station is located at the Mountain Creek State Primary School on the Sunshine Coast and was established in July 2001.

Monitoring period
1 July 2001–
Parameters monitored
  • Nitrogen dioxide
  • Ozone
  • Particle PM10
  • Visibility
  • Humidity
  • Temperature
  • Wind direction
  • Wind speed

Current measurements at 12pm 6 December 2019

Air quality
ParameterAir quality indexMeasurementRunning average
Particle PM1093fair49.8µg/m³46.6µg/m³ (24hr avg)
Visibility28very good66Mm⁻¹66Mm⁻¹ (1hr avg)
Nitrogen dioxide2very good0.002ppm0.002ppm (1hr avg)
Ozone33very good0.033ppm0.033ppm (1hr avg)
Meteorological
ParameterMeasurement
Wind direction42deg
Wind speed2.3m/s
Humidity54.1%
Temperature31.7°C

Legend to air quality index colours about index values

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

None of the data is validated (0% validated, 0/8 records)

About air quality index values

Our scientists create an air quality index by converting measured pollutant concentrations into index values which make it easier to interpret air quality data by reducing the complexity associated with pollutant concentrations.

The index value is the pollutant concentration expressed as a proportion of the National Environment Protection Measure for Ambient Air Quality (Air NEPM) standard or the Environmental Protection (Air) Policy 2008 (Air EPP) objective.

More information about air quality index.

Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
3 December 2019
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