Yellowknife - Air Quality Health Index

Current

Calculated at: 1:00 AM MDT Thursday 2 October 2014

1Low Risk

1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
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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: 5:00 PM MDT Wednesday 1 October 2014

Wednesday night
1 - Low Risk
Thursday
1 - 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, or your physician.

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

Did you know...?

Even low levels of air pollution can negatively affect the health of vulnerable people like seniors, children and people with respiratory or heart problems.

The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada and the Government of the Northwest Territories Departments of Environment and Natural Resources and Health and Social Services.