Halifax - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 9:00 AM ADT Saturday 23 May 2015

2Low 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 ADT Saturday 23 May 2015

Saturday

2 - Low Risk

Saturday night

2 - Low Risk

Sunday

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...?

Children often breathe through their mouths, allowing polluted air to bypass natural filters in the nose and go straight into their lungs.


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: 9:00 AM ADT Saturday 23 May 2015

 

Forecast Maximums


Saturday

2 - Low Risk



Saturday night

2 - Low Risk



Sunday

2 - Low Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 6:00 AM ADT Saturday 23 May 2015

 

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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