Camden air quality monitoring station

The Camden air quality monitoring station is located at Camden aerodrome. This site is situated to the south of the Hawkesbury basin in a residential/semi-rural area. It was an industry operated station for monitoring of ozone with the OEH monitoring NO,NO2 and NOx (January 1994 to September 2004). The station at Camden aerodrome was recommissioned in December 2012 as an OEH (now DPE) operated station.

Air quality monitoring region: Sydney south-west

Latitude: 34° 02' 30"S

Longitude: 150° 41' 25"E

Commissioned: December 2012

Elevation: 74m

Using data from this station, we provide hourly pollutant concentrations, 24-hour summary and air quality category ratings (AQC).

The following air pollutants and meteorological variables are measured at Camden:
  • Ozone (O3
  • Oxides of nitrogen (NO, NO2 and NOx)
  • Carbon monoxide (CO)
  • Visiblity using nephelometry
  • Fine particles as PM2.5
  • Fine particles as PM10
  • Wind speed, wind direction and sigma theta