Library closures - 13 and 14 August 2022

Due to the extreme heat and high temperatures inside, some of our libraries will be closed on Saturday and Sunday (13 and 14 August). They include Peckham, Dulwich, John Harvard, Camberwell and Brandon. We’re sorry for any inconvenience.

Air quality monitoring data

We have six continuous Air Quality Monitoring Stations (AQMS) at these locations:

  • Old Kent Road
  • Elephant & Castle
  • Tower Bridge Road
  • Lower Road
  • Vicarage Grove
  • South Circular Road

These stations measure air pollution every hour, including:

At the Elephant & Castle AQMS, we also monitor:

View the latest results from our monitoring stations.

Nitrogen dioxide diffusion tube survey

We also measure monthly averages of nitrogen dioxide (NO2) at several locations across the borough using NO2 diffusion tubes.

You can download our NO2 tube site Excel report for the years 2012 to 2020 below:

The air pollution data for Southwark for the period 1950 to 1992 can be found in the Air Pollution in Southwark 1950-1992 report, which includes the following chapters:

Page last updated: 30 May 2022

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