Air quality statement NSW 2013

Bushfires lead to poorer air quality in 2013

Compared with previous years, NSW experienced poorer air quality during 2013, due mainly to drier and hotter weather through the middle of the year and the impacts of bushfires in September, October and November.

Date
1 March 2014
Publisher
Office of Environment and Heritage
Type
Publication, Annual report
Cost
Free
Language
English
Tags
  • ISBN 978-1-74359-390-5
  • ID OEH20140057
  • File PDF 0.3MB
  • Pages 10
  • Name air-quality-statement-nsw-2013-140057.pdf

Air quality in NSW is generally good by international standards and has been steadily improving over time.

Photo: Windmill and farmland / Rosie Nicolai