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New sensors network

DEFRA are funding a project to install a small network of air pollution sensors in Canterbury's Air Quality Management Area, which covers the main ring road where all traffic passes around and through Canterbury.

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Latest Summary

Last updated at KentAir at 4:00 on Sunday 21st July 2024.


Sites index Low (1-3)

20 monitoring sites are reported index Low (1-3)


Sites index Moderate (4-6)

0 monitoring sites are reported index Moderate (4-6)


Sites index High (7-9)

0 monitoring sites are reported index High (7-9)


Sites index Very High (10)

0 monitoring sites are reported index Very High (10)


Sites Offline

1 monitoring sites are reported Offline

Air Pollution Forecast

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Frequently Asked Questions

Everything you need to know about understanding air quality in Kent and Medway

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Care for Air Kent & Medway

Care for Air Kent & Medway is an educational resource including videos aimed at helping you understand the facts about air pollution.

Air Quality Planning Guidance

The Kent and Medway Air Quality Partnership have developed Air Quality Planning Guidance for partner local authorities, developers and consultants in response to changes in national planning policy.