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Scotland air pollution forecast summary

The table below shows the air pollution forecast for up to 5 days in advance for each local authority in Scotland.

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Local Authority Today 25th Apr Fri 26th Apr Sat 27th Apr Sun 28th Apr Mon 29th Apr
Aberdeen City Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Aberdeenshire Moderate (4) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Angus Moderate (4) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Argyll and Bute Moderate (4) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Clackmannanshire Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Dumfries and Galloway Moderate (4) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Dundee City Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
East Ayrshire Moderate (4) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
East Dunbartonshire Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
East Lothian Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
East Renfrewshire Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Edinburgh, City of Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Eilean Siar Moderate (5) Moderate (4) Moderate (5) Moderate (5) Moderate (4)
Falkirk Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Fife Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Glasgow City Moderate (4) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Highland Moderate (5) Moderate (4) Moderate (5) Moderate (5) Low (3)
Inverclyde Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Midlothian Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Moray Moderate (4) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
North Ayrshire Moderate (4) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
North Lanarkshire Moderate (4) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Orkney Islands Moderate (4) Moderate (4) Moderate (5) Moderate (5) Moderate (4)
Perth and Kinross Moderate (4) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Renfrewshire Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Scottish Borders Moderate (4) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Shetland Islands Moderate (4) Moderate (4) Moderate (4) Moderate (4) Moderate (4)
South Ayrshire Moderate (4) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
South Lanarkshire Moderate (4) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Stirling Moderate (4) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
West Dunbartonshire Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
West Lothian Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)

Index (1-10)

1 2 3 Low

4 5 6 Moderate

7 8 9 High

10 Very high

Air pollution maps are based on UK data provided by the Met Office, for further details please see the Defra UK-AIR website. Detailed analysis, interpretation and commentary Specific for Scotland forecast is provided by the Ricardo Energy and Environment Air Quality Forecasting team (aqforecasters@ricardo-aea.com).

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