Air Quality Monitoring in Dundalk

The Environmental Protection Agency manages the National Ambient Air Quality Network.  Find out more information on what we monitor.

The air quality index for Dundalk is calculated on an hourly basis under the Large Towns AQIH Region. The Air Quality Map  shows you if air quality is good, fair, poor or very poor in your region.

You can find out if air quality is likely to affect your health and what you can do to protect your health on the Air Quality Index for Health page.

The Dundalk site is located at the Fire Station near the town centre. Continuous monitoring is done for sulphur dioxide, nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxide and particulate matter PM10. Results of monitoring are presented graphically at the links below.

Historical air monitoring information

Air monitoring was previously carried out at Dundalk from 2001/2002 and the results of the monitoring can be viewed at the link below.

Historical air monitoring data can be downloaded here Dundalk.