Singleton south air quality monitoring station

The Singleton south air quality monitoring site is located at the south-eastern end of the Upper Hunter valley, on the Hunter River, in Haggarty's Lane, Whittingham. Along with Muswellbrook north-west it is one of two Upper Hunter sites designated as a background site for fine particles.

Air quality monitoring region: Upper Hunter

Commissioned: November 2011

Elevation: 38 metres

Current data from this station is also presented on the Upper Hunter map.

The following air pollutants and meteorological variables are measured at Singleton south:

  • Fine particles as PM10
  • Wind direction, wind speed and sigma theta
  • Ambient temperature
  • Relative humidity