St. John's - Air Quality Health Index

Current

Calculated at: 1:30 AM NDT Thursday 24 April 2014

3Low Risk

1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
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 PM NDT Wednesday 23 April 2014

Wednesday night
3 - Low Risk
Thursday
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...?

Running your gas powered lawnmower for 1 hour is equal to driving a new car between 320 and 480 kilometres.

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