Charlottetown - Air Quality Health Index

Current

Calculated at: 2:00 PM ADT Friday 19 September 2014

1Low 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 ADT Friday 19 September 2014

Friday
2 - Low Risk
Friday night
2 - Low Risk
Saturday
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, or your physician.

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

Did you know...?

Compressed natural gas is an affordable, cleaner alternative to diesel fuel for buses and some trucks: Los Angeles has several hundred natural gas buses on the streets.

The AQHI is an initiative between Environment Canada, Health Canada, the Prince Edward Island Department of Environment, Labour and Justice, and the Prince Edward Island Department of Health and Wellness in partnership with the Prince Edward Island Lung Association.