Central Okanagan - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 9:00 AM PDT Saturday 19 August 2017

4Moderate Risk




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Low Risk
(1-3)

Moderate Risk
(4-6)

High Risk
(7-10)

Very High Risk



At-Risk Population:

General Population:

  • No need to modify your usual outdoor activities unless you experience symptoms such as coughing and throat irritation.

Issued at: 6:00 AM PDT Saturday 19 August 2017

Saturday

5 - Moderate Risk

Saturday night

5 - Moderate Risk

Sunday

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...?

The quality of the air you breathe today can affect your health now and for many years to come.


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 Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen and the City of Kelowna.

AQHIScale
 

Current

 

4 - Moderate Risk

Condition details

Calculated at: 9:00 AM PDT Saturday 19 August 2017

 

Forecast Maximums


Saturday
5 - Moderate Risk



Saturday night
5 - Moderate Risk



Sunday
3 - Low Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 6:00 AM PDT Saturday 19 August 2017

 

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 Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen and the City of Kelowna.

What we are doing

Features

UV Index and sun protection

Be weather wise!

Extreme Heat Protection

Be prepared!

Lightning Safety

When thunder roars, GO INDOORS!

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