Pictou - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 11:00 PM ADT Sunday 24 May 2015

4Moderate 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:

  • No need to modify your usual outdoor activities unless you experience symptoms such as coughing and throat irritation.

Forecast Maximums

Issued at: 5:00 PM ADT Sunday 24 May 2015

Sunday night

3 - Low Risk

Monday

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, your physician, or Nova Scotia Environment.

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

Did you know...?

Air pollution triggers respiratory diseases like asthma in tens of thousands of Canadians.


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

 

4 - Moderate Risk

Condition details

Calculated at: 11:00 PM ADT Sunday 24 May 2015

 

Forecast Maximums


Sunday night

3 - Low Risk



Monday

3 - Low Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 5:00 PM ADT Sunday 24 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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