Air Quality 0% open

South Africa

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?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
In an open and machine-readable format
Publicly available No
findable 2
findable_steps Google->Site->Request Data
Collected by government Yes
collector_name Department of Environmental Affairs
Controlled access No
characteristics
location http://www.saaqis.org.za/RequestData.aspx -
Data is only available on request. Also, data ownership is given to the cities, not open. http://www.saaqis.org.za/RequestData.aspx

Meta data

Data locationhttp://www.saaqis.org.za/RequestData.aspx
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Ricardo Alanís
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Tue Mar 21 2017 22:21:59 GMT+0000 (UTC)