Sydney - Air Quality Health Index

Current

Calculated at: 2:00 PM ADT Wednesday 23 April 2014

3Low 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 ADT Wednesday 23 April 2014

Wednesday
2 - Low Risk
Wednesday night
2 - Low Risk
Thursday
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, the elderly and those with heart or lung disease are most sensitive to the adverse health effects of air pollution.

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.