Victoria/Saanich - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 12:00 PM PDT Friday 31 October 2014

3Low 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:

  • Ideal air quality for outdoor activities.

Forecast Maximums

Issued at: 6:00 AM PDT Friday 31 October 2014

Friday

2 - Low Risk

Friday night

2 - Low Risk

Saturday

2 - 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...?

Exposure to air pollution may cause healthy people to experience irritated eyes, increased mucus in the nose or throat, coughing or difficulty breathing, especially during exercise.


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 and the B.C. Lung Association.

AQHIScale
 

Current

 

3 - Low Risk

Condition details

Calculated at: 12:00 PM PDT Friday 31 October 2014

 

Forecast Maximums


Friday

2 - Low Risk



Friday night

2 - Low Risk



Saturday

2 - Low Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 6:00 AM PDT Friday 31 October 2014

 

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 and the B.C. Lung Association.

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