Kamloops - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 4:00 PM PDT Tuesday 28 June 2016

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Low Risk
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Moderate Risk
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High Risk
(7-10)

Very High Risk



At-Risk Population:

General Population:

  • Ideal air quality for outdoor activities.

Issued at: 5:00 PM PDT Tuesday 28 June 2016

Tuesday night

3 - Low Risk

Wednesday

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, your physician, or your local health authority.

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

Did you know...?

After a labour dispute shut down an American steel mill, respiratory hospital admissions in children substantially decreased. They increased to pre-strike levels when it ended.


The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the B.C. Ministry of Environment, the B.C. Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport, the B.C. Ministry of Health Services, the B.C. Lung Association, the Interior Health Authority, the Thompson Nicola Regional District, and the City of Kamloops.

AQHIScale
 

Current

 

3 - Low Risk

Condition details

Calculated at: 4:00 PM PDT Tuesday 28 June 2016

 

Forecast Maximums


Tuesday night

3 - Low Risk



Wednesday

3 - Low Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 5:00 PM PDT Tuesday 28 June 2016

 

The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the B.C. Ministry of Environment, the B.C. Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport, the B.C. Ministry of Health Services, the B.C. Lung Association, the Interior Health Authority, the Thompson Nicola Regional District, and the City of Kamloops.

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