Pictou - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 9:00 AM ADT Tuesday 19 September 2017

1Low 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.

Issued at: 6:00 AM ADT Tuesday 19 September 2017

Tuesday

2 - Low Risk

Tuesday night

2 - Low Risk

Wednesday

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...?

The poor and disadvantaged in our society may be more at risk as they often live in neighbourhoods close to major highways and industry.


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

 

1 - Low Risk

Condition details

Calculated at: 9:00 AM ADT Tuesday 19 September 2017

 

Forecast Maximums


Tuesday
2 - Low Risk



Tuesday night
2 - Low Risk



Wednesday
2 - Low Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 6:00 AM ADT Tuesday 19 September 2017

 

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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