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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 7th Dec Thu 8th Dec Fri 9th Dec Sat 10th Dec Sun 11th Dec
Aberdeen City Low (3) Low (3) Low (2) Low (3) Low (3)
Aberdeenshire Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Angus Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Argyll and Bute Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Clackmannanshire Low (3) Low (3) Low (2) Low (3) Low (3)
Dumfries and Galloway Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Dundee City Low (3) Low (3) Low (2) Low (3) Low (3)
East Ayrshire Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
East Dunbartonshire Low (3) Low (3) Low (2) Low (3) Low (2)
East Lothian Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (2)
East Renfrewshire Low (3) Low (3) Low (2) Low (3) Low (2)
Edinburgh, City of Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Eilean Siar Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Falkirk Low (3) Low (3) Low (2) Low (3) Low (2)
Fife Low (3) Low (3) Low (2) Low (3) Low (3)
Glasgow City Low (3) Low (3) Low (2) Low (3) Low (2)
Highland Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Inverclyde Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (2)
Midlothian Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Moray Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
North Ayrshire Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
North Lanarkshire Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (2)
Orkney Islands Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Perth and Kinross Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Renfrewshire Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (2)
Scottish Borders Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Shetland Islands Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
South Ayrshire Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
South Lanarkshire Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3) Low (3)
Stirling Low (3) 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 interpretation and commentary for Scotland is provided by the Ricardo-AEA Air Quality Forecasting team (aqforecasters@ricardo-aea.com).

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