St. John's - Air Quality Health Index

Current

Calculated at: 7:30 AM NDT Friday 22 August 2014

1Low Risk

1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
+
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 NDT Friday 22 August 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, or your physician.

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

Did you know...?

Every day, some 20,000 litres of air pass through our lungs, enough to blow up 600 beach balls.

The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada, Environment and Conservation, Newfoundland and Labrador and Health and Community Services, Newfoundland and Labrador.