Edmonton - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 1:00 PM MDT Thursday 21 August 2014

2Low Risk

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2
3
4
5
6
7
8
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10
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Low Risk
(1-3)
Moderate Risk
(4-6)
High Risk
(7-10)
Very High Risk

At-Risk Population:

General Population:

  • Ideal air quality for outdoor activities.

Forecast Maximums

Issued at: 5:00 AM MDT Thursday 21 August 2014

Thursday
2 - Low Risk
Thursday night
3 - Low Risk
Friday
3 - Low Risk
Who is at risk?

People with heart and lung conditions are most affected by air pollution.

To find out if you are at risk, consult the health guide, or your physician.

Visit the national AQHI Web site to learn more about the AQHI.

Did you know...?

You can play a part in reducing air pollution. Many car trips are less than 3 kilometres: an average person can cycle 3 kilometres in under 15 minutes.

The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development and Alberta Health and Wellness.