Halifax - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 8:00 PM ADT Thursday 28 July 2016

2Low Risk




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Low Risk
(1-3)

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 ADT Thursday 28 July 2016

Thursday night

2 - Low Risk

Friday

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 Nova Scotia Environment.

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

Did you know...?

Cleaning or replacing a dirty air filter in your furnace or air conditioner can save almost 160 kilograms of carbon dioxide a year.


The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada, Nova Scotia Environment, and The Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness in partnership with the Lung Association of Nova Scotia and Clean Nova Scotia.

AQHIScale
 

Current

 

2 - Low Risk

Condition details

Calculated at: 8:00 PM ADT Thursday 28 July 2016

 

Forecast Maximums


Thursday night

2 - Low Risk



Friday

2 - Low Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 5:00 PM ADT Thursday 28 July 2016

 

The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada, Nova Scotia Environment, and The Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness in partnership with the Lung Association of Nova Scotia and Clean Nova Scotia.

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