Victoria/Saanich - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 11:00 AM PDT Thursday 18 October 2018

3Low 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 PDT Thursday 18 October 2018

Thursday

4 - Moderate Risk

Thursday night

4 - Moderate Risk

Friday

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...?

You can carpool to work, school, activities or a night out. It's a great way to meet new people and reduce emissions, traffic and noise on the road.


The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the B.C. Ministry of Environment, the B.C. Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport, the B.C. Ministry of Health Services and the B.C. Lung Association.

AQHIScale

Observed ConditionsFootnote


3 - Low Risk

Calculated at:

11:00 AM PDT Thursday 18 October 2018


Forecast Maximums


Thursday
4 - Moderate Risk



Thursday night
4 - Moderate Risk



Friday
4 - Moderate Risk




Issued at:

6:00 AM PDT Thursday 18 October 2018


The AQHI is an initiative of Environment Canada, Health Canada, the B.C. Ministry of Environment, the B.C. Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport, the B.C. Ministry of Health Services and the B.C. Lung Association.

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