The Singleton air quality monitoring site is situated in a residential area south of the Hunter River, adjacent to Singleton Council chambers in Civic Avenue. Along with Singleton south and Singleton north-west it is one of three sites located in or on the outskirts of Singleton.
Air quality monitoring region: Upper Hunter
Commissioned: December 2010
Elevation: 41 metres
Data from the Singleton site are also used in the Regional Air Quality Index. A summary of the data from the previous day can be found in the 24-hour summary. Current data from this station is also presented on the Upper Hunter map.
The following air pollutants and meteorological variables are measured at Singleton:
- Oxides of nitrogen (NO, NO2 and NOx)
- Sulfur dioxide (SO2)
- Fine particles as PM2.5
- Fine particles as PM10
- Wind direction, wind speed and sigma theta
- Ambient temperature
- Relative humidity