Hamilton - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 12:00 PM EDT Friday 22 September 2017

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.

Issued at: 6:00 AM EDT Friday 22 September 2017

Friday

3 - Low Risk

Friday night

4 - Moderate Risk

Saturday

4 - Moderate 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 your local health authority.

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

Did you know...?

After a labour dispute shut down an American steel mill, respiratory hospital admissions in children substantially decreased. They increased to pre-strike levels when it ended.


The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada and the Province of Ontario.

AQHIScale
 

Current

 

4 - Moderate Risk

Condition details

Calculated at: 12:00 PM EDT Friday 22 September 2017

 

Forecast Maximums


Friday
3 - Low Risk



Friday night
4 - Moderate Risk



Saturday
4 - Moderate Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 6:00 AM EDT Friday 22 September 2017

 

The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada and the Province of Ontario.

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