Air Quality 100% open

Northern Ireland

What data is expected?

Data about the daily mean concentration of air pollutants, especially those potentially harmful to human health. Data should be available for all air monitoring stations or air monitoring zones in a country. The Index focusses on key pollutants as defined by the World Health Organisation. See our methodology section for more information.

  • Particulate matter (PM)
  • Sulphur oxides (SOx)
  • Nitrogen oxides (NOx)
  • Carbon monoxide (CO)
  • Ozone
  • Volatile organic compounds (VOCs)
  • Available per air monitoring station/zone

How open is the data?

Data Usability Beta

The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 3

Data format

JSON, XML

Data licence

All data on www.opendatani.gov.uk is under a UK open government licence - http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-

Data Location

  • https://www.opendatani.gov.uk/dataset/ni-air-quality - links to NI Air Quality atom feed
  • All answers

    Question Answer Comment
    Openly licenced Yes
    Downloadable at once Yes
    Up-to-date Yes
    Publicly available Yes
    Available free of charge Yes
    In an open and machine-readable format JSON, XML
    findable 4
    findable_steps Searched www.opendatani.gov.uk
    licence_url All data on www.opendatani.gov.uk is under a UK open government licence - http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-
    Collected by government Yes
    usability 3
    collector_name Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs - Air and Environmental Quality Unit
    characteristics Particulate matter (PM), Sulphur oxides (SOx), Nitrogen oxides (NOx), Carbon monoxide (CO), Ozone, Volatile organic compounds (VOCs), Available per air monitoring station/zone
    location https://www.opendatani.gov.uk/dataset/ni-air-quality - links to NI Air Quality atom feed

    Reviewer comments

    Reviewer: Some Documentation on the links given on the services 404'ed. Was able to find http://www.airqualityni.co.uk/data/download-data?ds%5Bp%5D%5Bsqid%5D=45041 which holds the data to be Downloaded.

    Meta data

    Date the data became available   Unknown
    Format of data   Unknown
    Reviewer   Ricardo Alanís
    Submitters   Open DataNI
    Last modified   Thu Dec 15 2016 14:16:25 GMT+0000 (UTC)