Lidcombe air quality monitoring station

The Lidcombe air quality monitoring station is located at the Lidcombe TAFE Campus on 71 East Street, Lidcombe. It is a residential-cum-commercial area 15 kilometres to the west of Sydney, and replaces the former Chullora station.

Air quality monitoring region: Sydney East

Commissioned: 2020

Latitude: 33°52'53"S

Longitude: 151°02'48"E

Elevation: 39 metres

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 currently measured at Lidcombe:

  • Ozone (O3)
  • Carbon monoxide (CO)
  • Sulfur dioxide (SO2)
  • Nitrogen dioxide (NO2)
  • Visibility using nephelometry
  • Fine particles as PM10
  • Fine particles as PM2.5
  • Wind speed, wind direction and sigma theta
  • Ambient temperature
  • Relative humidity
  • Solar
  • Rainfall