Barrie - Air Quality Health Index

Current

Calculated at: 3:00 PM EDT Saturday 20 September 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 EDT Saturday 20 September 2014

Saturday
3 - Low Risk
Saturday night
3 - Low Risk
Sunday
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 your local health authority.

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

Did you know...?

Running your gas powered lawnmower for 1 hour is equal to driving a new car between 320 and 480 kilometres.

The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada, The Ontario Ministry of the Environment, The Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit.