Cook and Phillip Sydney CBD air quality monitoring station

The Cook and Phillip Sydney CBD station is located at the north-western corner of Cook and Philip Park. This is a temporary location while the NSW Public Works overseas the construction of a permanent station nearby. The station measures air quality in the Sydney Central Business District.

The station was commissioned in early September 2019.

Air quality monitoring region: Sydney East

Commissioned: 2019

Latitude: 33° 52' 21"S

Longitude: 151° 12' 48"E

Elevation: 26 metres

Using data from this station, we provide hourly pollutant concentrations, 24-hour summary and an Air Quality Index (AQI).

The following air pollutants and meteorological variables are currently measured at Cook and Phillip Park:

  • Ozone (O3)
  • Oxides of nitrogen (NO, NO2 and NOx)
  • Sulfur dioxide (SO2)
  • Carbon monoxide (CO)
  • Visibility using nephelometry
  • Fine particles – PM2.5 and PM10
  • Wind speed, wind direction and sigma theta
  • Ambient temperature
  • Relative humidity