Singleton air quality monitoring station

The Singleton air quality monitoring site is situated in a residential area south of the Hunter River, adjacent to Singleton Council chambers in Civic Avenue.  Along with Singleton south and Singleton north-west it is one of three sites located in or on the outskirts of Singleton. 

Air quality monitoring region: Upper Hunter

Commissioned: December 2010

Latitude: 32° 33' 27"S

Longitude: 151° 10' 37"E

Elevation: 41 metres

Using data from this station, we provide hourly pollutant concentrations, 24-hour summary and air quality category ratings (AQC). Current data from this station is also presented on the Upper Hunter map.

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

  • Oxides of nitrogen (NO, NO2 and NOx)
  • Sulfur dioxide (SO2)
  • Fine particles as PM2.5
  • Fine particles as PM10
  • Wind direction, wind speed and sigma theta
  • Ambient temperature
  • Relative humidity
  • Precipitation