Nanaimo/Parksville - Air Quality Health Index

Calculated at: 12:00 AM PDT Thursday 19 July 2018

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: 5:00 PM PDT Wednesday 18 July 2018

Wednesday night

2 - Low Risk

Thursday

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...?

Children are vulnerable to air pollution: they inhale more air per kilogram of body weight than adults and therefore breathe in more pollutants.


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 Conditions


2 - Low Risk

Calculated at:

12:00 AM PDT Thursday 19 July 2018


Forecast Maximums


Wednesday night
2 - Low Risk



Thursday
2 - Low Risk




Issued at:

5:00 PM PDT Wednesday 18 July 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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