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Auckland air quality report October 2021


Author:  
Louis Boamponsem, Auckland Council Research and Evaluation Unit, RIMU
Source:  
Auckland Council Research and Evaluation Unit, RIMU
Publication date:  
2021
Topics:  
Environment

Extract

Summary:

  • No breach of national air quality standards has occurred this year (January to August).
  • Overall, air quality has slightly improved in Auckland over the last two years. A key contributor is COVID-19 restrictions.
  • Over the past two years, there is a downward trend in nitrogen dioxide (NO2) concentration in the Auckland City Centre.

Read the frequently asked questions about the air quality monitoring in the Auckland region.

For more information or questions, please send inquiries to: environmentaldata@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz

Auckland Council, October 2021