Barrie - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 11:00 AM EDT Tuesday 1 September 2015

2Low 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 EDT Tuesday 1 September 2015

Tuesday

4 - Moderate Risk

Tuesday night

4 - Moderate Risk

Wednesday

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...?

High levels of air pollution can trigger or worsen asthma attacks. Asthma is the #1 cause of hospital admissions among children.


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

AQHIScale
 

Current

 

2 - Low Risk

Condition details

Calculated at: 11:00 AM EDT Tuesday 1 September 2015

 

Forecast Maximums


Tuesday

4 - Moderate Risk



Tuesday night

4 - Moderate Risk



Wednesday

4 - Moderate Risk




Forecast details

Issued at: 6:00 AM EDT Tuesday 1 September 2015

 

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

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