The Singleton south air quality monitoring site is located at the south-eastern end of the Upper Hunter valley, on the Hunter River, in Haggarty's Lane, Whittingham. Along with Muswellbrook north-west it is one of two Upper Hunter sites designated as a background site for fine particles.
Air quality monitoring region: Upper Hunter
Commissioned: November 2011
Latitude: 32° 35' 13"S
Longitude: 151° 12' 32"E
Elevation: 38 metres
Current data from this station is also presented on the Upper Hunter map.
The following air pollutants and meteorological variables are measured at Singleton south:
- Fine particles as PM10
- Wind direction, wind speed and sigma theta
- Ambient temperature
- Relative humidity