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About the station


Randwick air quality monitoring station is located at the Randwick Army Barracks grounds, near Avoca and Bundock Streets. It measures air quality in a residential area in the eastern suburbs of Sydney.

Air quality monitoring region East Sydney
Commissioned 1995
Latitude -33.93175
Longitude 151.24278
Elevation 28 metres

Data collected

The following air pollutants and meteorological variables are currently measured at Randwick:

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