Edmonton - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 3:00 AM MDT Wednesday 15 August 2018

7High Risk




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Low Risk
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Moderate Risk
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High Risk
(7-10)

Very High Risk



At-Risk Population:

General Population:

  • Consider reducing or rescheduling strenuous activities outdoors if you experience symptoms such as coughing and throat irritation.

Issued at: 4:00 PM MDT Tuesday 14 August 2018

Tuesday night

7 - High Risk

Wednesday

7 - High 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...?

Replacing a regular light bulb with a compact fluorescent light bulb eliminates about 136 kilograms of carbon dioxide a year.


The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, Alberta Environment and Parks and Alberta Health.

AQHIScale

Observed Conditions


7 - High Risk

Calculated at:

3:00 AM MDT Wednesday 15 August 2018


Forecast Maximums


Tuesday night
7 - High Risk



Wednesday
7 - High Risk




Issued at:

4:00 PM MDT Tuesday 14 August 2018


The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, Alberta Environment and Parks and Alberta Health.

What we are doing

Features

UV Index and sun protection

Play it safe!

Extreme Heat Protection

Be weather wise!

Lightning Safety

When thunder roars, GO INDOORS!

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