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Atmospheric Pollution

Below is an overview of all atmospheric pollution parameters. The abbreviation AOD stands for Aerosol Optical Depth.

Black Carbon AOD 550nm | Black Carbon Hydrophil | Black Carbon Hydrophob | Carbone Monoxide | Dust (0.03um-0.55um) |

Dust (0.55um-0.9um) | Dust (0.9um-20um) | Dust AOD 550nm | Nitrogen Dioxide | Nitrogen Monoxide |

Particular Matter (PM10) | Particular Matter (PM1) | Particular Matter (PM 2.5) | Sea Salt (0.03um-0.5um) | Sea Salt (0.5um-5um) |

Sea Salt (5um-20um) | Sulfur Dioxide | Sulphate AOD 550nm

Total column of particles:

Methane | Nitrogen Dioxide | Nitrogen Monoxide | Ozone | Sulfur Dioxide

Total aerosol optical depth:

Total AOD 550nm | Total AOD 670nm | Total AOD 865nm | Total AOD 1240nm

Pollen concentrations:

Pollen concentrations

Each parameter is explained in more detail below.

Black Carbon Aerosol Optical Depth

Gives the black carbon aerosol optical depth at 550nm.

black_carbon_aod_550nm:idx

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Hydrophilic Black Carbon Concentration

Hydrophilic black carbon concentration at the surface in units of [ug/m3].

black_carbon_hydrophil:ugm3

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Hydrophobic Black Carbon Concentration

Hydrophobic black carbon concentration at surface in units [ug/m3].

black_carbon_hydrophob:ugm3

Examples

  • https://api.meteomatics.com/todayT00:00:00Z/black_carbon_hydrophob:ugm3/70,-15_35,30:0.1,0.1/html

  • https://api.meteomatics.com/todayT00:00:00Z/black_carbon_hydrophob:ugm3/70,-15_35,30:9,25/json

    {"version":"3.0","user":"api-test","dateGenerated":"2018-02-28T10:13:40Z","status":"OK","data":
    [{"parameter":"black_carbon_hydrophob:ugm3","coordinates":
    [{"lat":35,"lon":-15,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-28T00:00:00Z","value":0.011}]},
    {"lat":35,"lon":10,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-28T00:00:00Z","value":0.529}]},
    {"lat":44,"lon":-15,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-28T00:00:00Z","value":0.131}]},
    {"lat":44,"lon":10,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-28T00:00:00Z","value":0.236}]},
    {"lat":53,"lon":-15,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-28T00:00:00Z","value":0.092}]},
    {"lat":53,"lon":10,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-28T00:00:00Z","value":0.158}]},
    {"lat":62,"lon":-15,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-28T00:00:00Z","value":0.053}]},
    {"lat":62,"lon":10,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-28T00:00:00Z","value":0.014}]}]}]}

Carbon Monoxide Concentration

Carbon monoxide concentration at surface in units of [ug/m3].

co:ugm3

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Dust Concentration (0.03um – 0.55um)

Dust concentration at surface in units [ug/m3]. The particle size is between 0.03um – 0.55um.

dust_0p03um_0p55um:ugm3

Examples

  • https://api.meteomatics.com/todayT00:00:00Z/dust_0p03um_0p55um:ugm3/90,-180_-90,180:1000×600/html

  • https://api.meteomatics.com/todayT00:00:00Z/dust_0p03um_0p55um:ugm3/90,-180_-90,180:3×3/json

    {"version":"3.0","user":"api-test","dateGenerated":"2018-02-21T14:12:01Z","status":"OK","data":
    [{"parameter":"dust_0p03um_0p55um:ugm3","coordinates":
    [{"lat":-90,"lon":-180,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-21T00:00:00Z","value":0}]},
    {"lat":-90,"lon":0,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-21T00:00:00Z","value":0}]},
    {"lat":-90,"lon":180,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-21T00:00:00Z","value":0}]},
    {"lat":0,"lon":-180,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-21T00:00:00Z","value":0.089}]},
    {"lat":0,"lon":0,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-21T00:00:00Z","value":1.931}]},
    {"lat":0,"lon":180,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-21T00:00:00Z","value":0.089}]},
    {"lat":90,"lon":-180,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-21T00:00:00Z","value":0}]},
    {"lat":90,"lon":0,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-21T00:00:00Z","value":0}]},
    {"lat":90,"lon":180,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-21T00:00:00Z","value":0}]}]}]}

Dust Concentration (0.55um – 0.9um)

Dust concentration at surface in units of [ug/m3]. The particle size is between 0.55mu – 0.9mu.

dust_0p55um_0p9um:ugm3

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Dust Concentration (0.9um – 20um)

Dust concentration at surface in units [ug/m3]. The particle size is between 0.9um – 20um.

dust_0p9um_20um:ugm3

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Dust Aerosol Optical Depth

Dust aerosol optical depth at 550nm.

dust_aod_550nm:idx

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Nitrogen Dioxide Concentration

Nitrogen dioxide concentration at surface in units of [ug/m3].

no2:ugm3

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Nitrogen Monoxide Concentration

Nitrogen monoxide concentration at surface in units of [ug/m3].

no:ugm3

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Particular Matter (PM10) Concentration

Particular matter (PM10) concentration at surface in units of [ug/m3].

pm10:ugm3

Examples

  • https://api.meteomatics.com/todayT00:00:00Z/pm10:ugm3/90,-180_-90,180:1000×600/html

  • https://api.meteomatics.com/todayT00:00:00Z/pm10:ugm3/90,-180_-90,180:3×3/json

    {"version":"3.0","user":"api-test","dateGenerated":"2018-02-21T14:21:27Z","status":"OK","data":
    [{"parameter":"pm10:ugm3","coordinates":
    [{"lat":-90,"lon":-180,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-21T00:00:00Z","value":0.003}]},
    {"lat":-90,"lon":0,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-21T00:00:00Z","value":0.003}]},
    {"lat":-90,"lon":180,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-21T00:00:00Z","value":0.003}]},
    {"lat":0,"lon":-180,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-21T00:00:00Z","value":7.261}]},
    {"lat":0,"lon":0,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-21T00:00:00Z","value":16.522}]},
    {"lat":0,"lon":180,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-21T00:00:00Z","value":7.261}]},
    {"lat":90,"lon":-180,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-21T00:00:00Z","value":1.193}]},
    {"lat":90,"lon":0,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-21T00:00:00Z","value":1.193}]},
    {"lat":90,"lon":180,"dates":[{"date":"2018-02-21T00:00:00Z","value":1.193}]}]}]}

Particular Matter (PM1) Concentration

Particular matter (PM1) concentration at surface in units of [ug/m3].

pm1:ugm3

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Particular Matter (PM2.5) Concentration

Particular matter (PM2.5) concentration at surface in units of [ug/m3].

pm2p5:ugm3

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Sea Salt Concentration (0.03um – 0.5um)

Sea salt concentration at surface in units [ug/m3]. The particle size is between 0.03um – 0.5um.

sea_salt_0p03um_0p5um:ugm3

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Sea Salt Concentration (0.5um – 5um)

Sea salt concentration at surface in units of [ug/m3]. The particle size is between 0.5um – 5um.

sea_salt_0p5um_5um:ugm3

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Sea Salt Concentration (5um – 20um)

Sea salt concentration at surface in units of [ug/m3]. The particle size is between 5um – 20um.

sea_salt_5um_20um:ugm3

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Sulfur Dioxide Concentration

Sulfur dioxide concentration at surface in units of [ug/m3].

so2:ugm3

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Sulphate Aerosol Optical Depth

Sulphate aerosol optical depth at 550nm.

sulphate_aod_550nm:idx

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Total column of particles

Methane

Total column content of methane in units of [ug/m^2].

tc_ch4:ugm2

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Nitrogen Dioxide

Total column content of nitrogen dioxide.

tc_no2:ugm2

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Nitrogen Monoxide

Total column content of nitrogen monoxide.

tc_no:ugm2

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Ozone

Total column content of ozone.

tc_o3:ugm2

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Sulfur Dioxide

Total column content of sulfur dioxide.

tc_so2:ugm2

Examples

  • https://api.meteomatics.com/todayT00:00:00Z/tc_so2:ugm2/90,-180_-90,180:1000×600/html

  • Get the total column content of sulfur dioxide for the next day in three hour steps in the json format.

    https://api.meteomatics.com/todayT00:00:00ZP1D:PT3H/tc_so2:ugm2/47.412164,9.340652/json

    {"version":"3.0","user":"api-test","dateGenerated":"2017-08-25T09:03:43Z","status":"OK","data":
    [{"parameter":"tc_so2:ugm2","coordinates":[{"lat":47.4122,"lon":9.34065,"dates":
    [{"date":"2017-08-25T00:00:00Z","value":629.487},{"date":"2017-08-25T03:00:00Z","value":579.359},
    {"date":"2017-08-25T06:00:00Z","value":606.636},{"date":"2017-08-25T09:00:00Z","value":687.316},
    {"date":"2017-08-25T12:00:00Z","value":708.604},{"date":"2017-08-25T15:00:00Z","value":640.072},
    {"date":"2017-08-25T18:00:00Z","value":617.721},{"date":"2017-08-25T21:00:00Z","value":726.931},
    {"date":"2017-08-26T00:00:00Z","value":960.146}]}]}]}

Total Aerosol Optical Depth

Total AOD at 550nm

Total aerosol optical depth of the whole atmospheric column at 550nm.

total_aod_550nm:idx

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Total AOD at 670nm

Total aerosol optical depth of the whole atmospheric column at 670nm.

total_aod_670nm:idx

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Total AOD at 865nm

Total aerosol optical depth of the whole atmospheric column at 865nm.

total_aod_865nm:idx

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Total AOD at 1240nm

Total aerosol optical depth of the whole atmospheric column at 1240nm.

total_aod_1240nm:idx

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Pollen Concentrations

Pollen concentrations are available in grains per qubic meter.

birch_pollen:grainsm3

grass_pollen:grainsm3

olive_pollen:grainsm3

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